News and information about the area of Ribbleton in Preston, Lancashire. It includes the area known as Brookfield.

Pensioner found dead in sudden death in Ribbleton

Cowley Road in Ribbleton Pic: Google A pensioner passed away in Ribbleton during Monday morning. Preston Police were called to Cowley Road in Ribbleton. A 65-year-old man was found dead within a property off Dawnay Road. […]

1 month ago
Parents asked to quiz their kids as patrols are stepped up in Ribbleton

Police have asked parents to quiz their children about where they are when they leave the house after a spate of antisocial behaviour. Patrols have been stepped up in the […]

1 month ago
M6 reopens between Junction 32 and Junction 31 at Preston

M6 closure in place at Junction 31A Pic: Steve Milton Monday morning commuters are seeing major delays on the M6 at Preston. Preston Police had shut the M6 in both directions due to a police incident on the Longridge Road […]

1 month ago
Biker hurt after crash in Longridge Road

Police closed off Longridge Road Pic: Ryan Moss A motorcyclist was hurt after a crash in Ribbleton during Tuesday afternoon. Preston Police closed Longridge Road briefly following the collision between a white car and the bike. A police […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Work to develop the Guild Tramway could start in ‘a matter of weeks’

Work to develop the test section of the Guild Tramway could start as soon as September. Preston Trampower, the developers behind the plans, are working with consultants PWA Planning to […]

2 months ago
Stop and search order in force for Deepdale and Ribbleton

Section 60 order area from Preston Police Stop and search powers have been triggered for another night in Preston. It follows an outbreak of violence in Moor Park. Preston Police have stepped up patrols after a fight, […]

2 months ago
Brockholes Brow killer has dropped his appeal

Rachel Murphy and Shelby Maher The man who killed Rachel Murphy and Shelby Maher as they crossed Brockholes Brow has dropped his appeal against his sentence. Mohmed Patel, 27, was convicted of causing the deaths […]

2 months ago
Second night of stop and search area activated by police in Preston

The area covered by the order on Sunday night A second night of stop and searching by police has been activated. It follows a car chase and fight in Deepdale during Saturday (20 July) afternoon. Preston Police have confirmed […]

2 months ago
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