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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.

Mark Mullen missing: Police appeal to find Bamber Bridge man

Mark Mullen Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a man last seen on his way to a gym in Preston. Mark Mullen, 21, was last seen in Gough Lane […]

4 years ago
Flash flooding in Preston: Heavy rain sees stranded motorist rescued from car in Lostock Hall

Prospect Avenue submerged Pic: Jodie Worthington Heavy downpours during Friday rush hour have caused flash flooding across the South of Preston. Lancashire Police and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have been responding to a number of […]

5 years ago
Lostock Hall care home owners and carer found guilty of neglect

From left to right: Indranee Pumbien, Meghadeven Pumbien and Niphawan Berry The owners of a Preston care home and one of its carers have been found guilty of ill treatment at a care home. A six week trial heard about allegations […]

5 years ago
Roderick Davies missing: Appeal to find former Preston pub landlord

Police are looking for a Shropshire man with strong links to Preston who has gone missing. Roderick “Rodders” Davies, 51, was a pub landlord in Oswestry but has not been […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two men caught on camera following Maplin theft at Capitol Centre

Two men police are looking for in connection with the theft Police are appealing for information after security cameras were stolen from a shop in Preston. Maplin Electronics at the Capitol Centre in Walton-le-Dale was targeted by two men and they […]

5 years ago
Bollywood night to celebrate St Catherine’s Hospice 30th anniversary

Bina Neesh has been running Bollywood-themed events for 10 years A Preston woman is bringing the glitzy world of Bollywood to St Catherine’s Hospice. Friday sees the first ever Bollywood night to raise funds for the hospice as part of […]

5 years ago
Adventure pair prepare for microlight mission around Britain’s coastline

Tim and Neil brought their microlight into the hospice grounds Two fundraisers are preparing to complete a 2,200 mile journey in the skies above Britain to raise money for St Catherine’s Hospice. Tim Burrow and Neil King’s microlight adventure takes […]

5 years ago
Digitising South Ribble’s role in the First World War

From left to right clockwise: Arthur Claud Middleton, George Clarke and Wesleyean memorial in Leyland South Ribble in the Great War is a digitisation project and website aiming to catalogue all the memorials in the local area and tell the stories of those who fought and […]

5 years ago
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