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Walton-le-Dale

News and information about the village of Walton-le-Dale. Although not officially part of Preston, Walton-le-Dale is the gateway to the south-eastern side of the city and also contains the Capitol Retail Park.

Preston cinema to provide blankets and slippers to help banish Blue Monday gloom

Cinema-goers in the Vue Cinema recliners The third Monday of January has been dubbed the most miserable day of the year – but one Preston cinema is helping make sure customers have no need to succumb to sadness. […]

3 days ago
Real ale pub opens in Walton-le-Dale with a beer named after PNE’s Patrick Bauer

Taps and Wine exterior A new family-run real ale pub has opened in Walton-le-Dale. Taps and Wine Bar was opened in November by locals Sean and Debbie O’Hagan. Bar manager Jack Toner said: “As […]

3 weeks ago
Cross Borough Link Road opening delayed after safety concerns

The Cross Borough Link Road, which will connect Penwortham to Walton-le-Dale will remain closed to allow safety concerns to be addressed. Lancashire County Council has made an order prohibiting traffic, […]

1 month ago
Preston dad releases debut book inspired by his daughter

Chris with son Max and daughter Lucy A Preston dad has released a debut book inspired by his daughter. The title of Chris Bilsborough’s book – Daddy! I Need You! – was a phrase that stuck after […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Park and Ride will be open for the Christmas Lights Switch On and late night shopping

A park and ride service waiting to depart from Jacson Street near the Harris Pic: Malcolm Jones Preston’s Walton le Dale Park and Ride is operating extended hours in the weeks before Christmas. The car park will be open every day throughout December, including Sundays, with the […]

2 months ago
How these deserving Preston causes will benefit from local shoppers

The Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Paul Melling A dozen deserving local causes are set to receive funding whenever people go shopping over the next year, thanks to the Co-op Local Community Fund. The Co-op recently welcomed the […]

2 months ago
Residents’ safety fears as Cross Borough Link Road is set to open

Work on The Cawsey, off Leyland Road Pic: Central Lancashire Plannezine Residents have said they are concerned about the safety of a new road linking Penwortham to Walton-le-Dale when it opens next week. The Cross Borough Link Road, which runs between […]

3 months ago
Appeal for CCTV footage in search for missing Ribbleton woman Brenda Wignall

Brenda Wignall Police are continuing to appeal for help to trace Brenda Wignall, who is missing from home in Preston. Brenda, 58, has not been seen since the early hours of Friday […]

3 months ago
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