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.

Missing Preston teenager Shanice Romanienko found

A teenager who had not been seen since Tuesday has been found. Shanice Romanienko has been found safe and well according to Lancashire Police and is back home in Bamber […]

6 years ago
Nine kilometre electricity cable to be laid from Hoghton to Bamber Bridge

Electricity North West engineers A major upgrade of the electricity network across the south of Preston has begun. Electricity North West are pumping £1.7 million into installing a nine kilmetre underground cable between Hoghton […]

6 years ago
Police hunt fireworks thieves who stole 160 “potentially lethal” fireworks

Type of fireworks stolen from an address in Preston Fireworks worth £10,000 and classed as “potentially lethal” have been stolen from the Preston area. Preston Police say 160 fireworks were stolen between 9.30pm on Tuesday and 7.30am on Wednesday. […]

6 years ago
Lostock Hall murder: Jason Taylor charged with murder of Adam Wilson

Adam Wilson died following a stab wound to the leg A 21 year old man has been charged with the murder of Adam Wilson in Lostock Hall. Jason Taylor of Westfield, Lostock Hall, is due to appear before Preston Magistrates […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lostock Hall murder: Second man hunted as police confirm Adam Wilson died from stab wound

A murder investigation is underway after Adam Wilson, 25, was found with a serious knife injury to his leg at a house in Lostock Hall. Police and ambulance crews were […]

6 years ago
Lostock Hall murder: 21 year old man arrested after incident leaves man dead

A man has died after a disturbance in Lostock Hall near Preston. Lancashire Police were called to a property on Albrighton Close on Monday around 11pm. A 25 year old […]

6 years ago
Watch as man skinny dips in the River Ribble

The man in the River Ribble Video footage has emerged showing a man going for a dip in the River Ribble. Early on Monday morning concerned Preston residents spotted the man appearing to bathe himself in […]

6 years ago
Pictured: Skinny dipper in the River Ribble

The man is seen making his way to the river bank Pictures appear to show a man skinny dipping in the River Ribble. Monday morning commuters got a shock to the system passing over London Road bridge and seeing a man […]

6 years ago
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