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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.

In pictures and video: Opening of the new St. Catherine’s Mill Cafe

On Tuesday 18 November, St. Catherine’s Hospice opened their new Mill cafe and community centre in the hospice grounds. A gathering of people which included three mayors from Preston, Leyland […]

5 years ago
Preston hospice St Catherine’s sees the froth stirred on new cafe The Mill

Presenter Ranvir Singh presents the first coffee to chair of Trustees Cliff Hughes MBE A new cafe and community centre in the grounds of a Preston hospice has been officially launched. Supporters of St Catherine’s Hospice packed into The Mill a converted farm building. […]

5 years ago
Cuerden masterplan: Campaign group started to call for limited development on the site

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development Residents in the south of Preston are being urged to limit the scale of a major new development at Cuerden. Lancashire County Council have tabled their masterplan for the site […]

5 years ago
First World War medals taken during Walton le Dale burglary

The two medals taken during the break-in Two medals from the First World War have been stolen during a burglary at a home in Walton le Dale. More than £10,000 worth of belongings was taken during a […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Woman in stable condition in hospital after Lostock Hall train drama

Farington curve where the incident is understood to have happened A woman injured when she went under a train between Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge is in a stable condition in hospital. British Transport Police were called shortly after 5pm […]

5 years ago
Major train delays as woman under train at Lostock Hall

Farington curve where the incident is understood to have happened Delays were caused between Preston and Blackburn after a person under a train at Lostock Hall. British Transport Police were called to a stretch of line between Bamber Bridge and […]

5 years ago
Bamber Bridge man wanted in connection with stabbing as man left in hospital

Carl Barton is wanted by police in connection with the stabbing A man linked to a number of addresses in Bamber Bridge is wanted in connection with an attempted murder. Preston Police want to speak to Carl Barton, 28, after a […]

5 years ago
Sex offender Leanne Gilder arrested just outside Preston after breaching licence

A wanted sex offender who went on the run has been arrested just outside Preston. Lancashire Police confirmed Leanne Gilder, 29, had been caught in the early hours of Wednesday […]

5 years ago
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