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Ribbleton

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

A fifth person arrested after shotgun blast in Preston

Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher A total of five people have now been arrested following a shotgun blast earlier in the week. On Tuesday […]

3 months ago
Two men arrested in connection with shotgun blast in Preston

Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher A further two people have been arrested in connection with a ‘targeted shooting’ in the St Matthews area. A […]

3 months ago
Man and woman arrested as Ribbleton shotgun investigation continues

Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher A man and woman have been arrested in connection with a shotgun blast in Preston during the early hours […]

3 months ago
Shot fired at door of a house off Ribbleton Avenue

Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher A heavy police presence was in the St Matthews area during Tuesday (23 October) after a gunshot. A single […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Community leader speaks out against Preston ‘hate mail’ delivered to Muslims

Councillor Nweeda Khan Councillor Nweeda Khan Preston’s councillor responsible for community cohesion has spoken out to criticise hate mail sent to Muslims in the city. Residents in Blackpool Road told the Lancashire Post […]

3 months ago
Preston’s Freddie Flintoff to join Top Gear line up

Freddie Flintoff will join the new Top Gear line up Preston’s Freddie Flintoff has been picked to join the new line up on BBC’s Top Gear. The cricketer and former […]

3 months ago
Recycling Lives wants its recycling park to operate for longer

The fragmentiser in action The fragmentation machine at Recycling Lives A recycling plant has applied to be able to operate earlier in the morning and later into the evening. Recycling Lives wants to extend […]

3 months ago
Armed police activity in Ribbleton

Police vehicles on the scene in Brookfield Police vehicles on the scene in Brookfield Armed police were deployed in Ribbleton as a man threatened to harm himself. Pictures sent to Blog Preston show eight police vehicles in attendance […]

3 months ago
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