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

Green energy boost for Soundskills Centre in Ribbleton

Chris Davis who is project co-ordinator at Soundskills in Brookfield Pic: BBC LDRS Work to make a Preston community centre more energy efficient is going to be used to spearhead a project that aims to do the same thing for the homes of […]

3 months ago
Ribbleton man wanted after failing to appear in court on drugs charges

Ashley Walmesley A Ribbleton man with connections across Lancashire is being sought by police. Preston Police are appealing to trace Ashley Walmsley who failed to appear in court earlier in August. He […]

3 months ago
Police hunt Ribbleton man who breached restraining order

Alan Hancock is wanted by police A man who breached a non-molestation order is being hunted by police. Preston Police want to trace Alan Hancock. The 31-year-old has links with Greenlands, Moor Nook, Grange and Brookfield […]

4 months ago
Preston Bus making changes to eleven services in September

A Preston Bus service in Tithebarne Street Pic: Ian Simpson Eleven Preston Bus services are seeing timetable changes from September. Many bus routes in the city are currently operating to different timings due to the summer period and school holidays […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Morrisons in Blackpool Road to become Tesco

Morrisons at the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Morrisons is selling its Blackpool Road store to Tesco. A spokesperson for Morrisons said: “We have agreed to sell our Blackpool Road store in Preston to Tesco. “Morrisons customers are well served in Preston with our popular Riversway store which […]

4 months ago
Moor Park to see Serpentine Lake upgrade and new pavilion

Serpentine Lake in Moor Park Moor Park could see further improvements as part of proposals to upgrade parks in the city. Preston City Council is currently consulting on what it can do in both Moor […]

4 months ago
Police seek two men after cigarettes and e-cigarettes stolen from Ribbleton shop

Police want to speak to the two men pictured in the CCTV in connection with the burglary Pic: Preston Police Police want to trace two men after cigarettes and e-cigarettes worth ÂŁ7,000 were stolen from a Ribbleton shop. The burglary took place at the McColls shop in Ribbleton Avenue. Police […]

4 months ago
Lane closures on M6 at Junction 31 cause major southbound delays

Motorists on the M6 and M55 at Preston are experiencing major delays during Friday evening. National Highways North West say a broken down vehicle on the M6 southbound between J32 […]

4 months ago
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