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

Man in hospital after Ribbleton Avenue crash

A man is in a serious condition in Royal Preston Hospital after a crash in Ribbleton during Saturday evening. Preston Police were called to Ribbleton Avenue to reports a pedestrian […]

4 months ago
Ribbleton councillor tells of terrifying knife threat incident

A Ribbleton councillor has told of a terrifying incident where she was threatened by a gang of youths with a knife. Councillor Pat Varty spoke of her experience during a […]

4 months ago
Padel court plans at West View Leisure Centre

Padel is a racket sport that combines elements of tennis, squash and badminton and is played by over 18 million people worldwide One of the UK’s fastest-growing sports looks set for a permanent home at a city leisure centre. Plans have been lodged to redevelop a former outdoor sports pitch at West […]

5 months ago
Preston Bus reducing number of buses on seven city routes during summer

Preston Bus has announced reductions to seven services during the summer holiday period. From Monday 24 July the bus firm is reducing the number of services on routes in Fulwood, […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston MET in Ribbleton: what’s on and when

Preston’s mobile venue has set up in the car park at one of the city’s supermarkets. The MET is in position at Morrisons in Blackpool Road in Deepdale and Ribbleton. […]

5 months ago
Police appeal to trace wanted man with links to New Hall Lane and Ribbleton

Police want to trace a man in connection with burglary and harassment. Preston Police have issued an alert about Dumitru Ploscenau. The 27-year-old is wanted in connection with offences of […]

5 months ago
M6 at Preston re-opened after milk lorry crash chaos

Delays still remain on the M6 during Sunday evening as motorists endured a day of gridlock in and around Preston. Two lanes remain closed southbound between Junction 32 (Broughton) and […]

5 months ago
Two-hour delays and ‘no estimate’ for reopening M6 after milk lorry crash near Preston

Milk lorry being removed from M6 Pic @HighwaysNWEST Twitter The M6 between J31 and J33 near Preston remains closed in both directions after a milk lorry crashed through the central reservation at 7am today. Update: M6 re-opened in both […]

5 months ago
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