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

Police launch appeal to find 36-year-old man last seen in Ribbleton

Andrew Hinds Police have launched an appeal to find 36-year-old Andrew Hinds, who is missing from an address in Ribbleton, Preston. He was last seen at around 4am on Sunday, 5 September. […]

5 months ago
Preston’s Spice King is up for restaurant of the year at the 10th English Curry Awards

Finalists have been revealed for the 10th English Curry Awards, and Preston’s very own ‘Spice King’ have been shortlisted for best restaurant. The awards were established to celebrate Asian talent […]

5 months ago
Founder of Preston charity CancerHelp dies after decades of service to health work

Margaret O’Donoghue, the founder of charity CancerHelp has passed away. Margaret was a wife, a mother, a grandmother and the proud creator of CancerHelp, a charity that has benefitted thousands […]

5 months ago
Miller Road Pharmacy providing PCR Testing Kits for Preston residents wanting to go abroad

Miller Road Pharmacy is supplying PCR testing kits for those who wish to fly abroad. The pharmacy, located in Preston, is offering the kits for £90. PCR kits have become […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Red Scar House, lost stations and a lost mansion

Red Scar House with original thatched cottage Pic: Preston Digital Archive The story of Red Scar Manor is a romantic tale of a lost mansion and a now defunct railway. Once there was a rich lawyer who wanted to be Lord […]

5 months ago
Former Perry’s Motor Village plans approved for affordable housing estate

Perry's motor village stands in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A planning application to turn former Perry’s Motor Village, off Blackpool Road into affordable housing estate has been approved. The car dealership will be turned into 31 houses and 42 […]

5 months ago
Fire service attends scooter fire in Ribbleton

A Lancashire Fire and Rescue crew attended a scooter fire in Preston yesterday evening. On Tuesday August 10, one crew from Preston responded to reports of a vehicle fire on […]

6 months ago
‘Russian Lidl’ set to open 14 August on Miller Road

Mere supermarket, also known as ‘Russian Lidl’, have confirmed to Blog Preston that they are preparing to open on Saturday, 14 August. The address of the supermarket will be 198 […]

6 months ago
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