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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.

Police appeal after girl touched by man in Walton-Le-Dale

Preston Police are appealing for any information after a 13 year old girl was inappropriately touched by a man while walking walked home with a friend in Walton le Dale […]

6 years ago
Buy a Creme Egg Cosy and help Preston RSPCA

Last day to bag yourself a tasty Creme Egg wrapped up in a cosy woolen jumper! Only available today at Pets at Home stores located at the Capitol Centre and […]

6 years ago
Teenager charged after A6 closure on Sunday morning

A teenager stopped traffic on the A6 in the early hours of Sunday morning. Max Shearer, 18, Walton le Dale, was found sitting on a wall of the bridge over […]

7 years ago
Ex Preston pub reduced to rubble

Another story of the disappearance of a Preston landmark. This time it’s the devastation a prominent public house that once stood proud above the banks of the Ribble at the […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Full list: Major cull proposed to evening and weekend bus services to and from Preston

Using buses to get to and from Preston in the evenings won't be as easy from May A number of evening and Sunday bus services across Preston are due to be withdrawn from May. Lancashire County Council is planning to cut its subsidising of a number of […]

7 years ago
Vehicle drives into bungalow in Walton le Dale

Fire crews have attended an incident in Walton le Dale. A vehicle drove into a semi-detached bungalow on Albany Drive around 1.55pm. The property has been shored up by crews […]

7 years ago
Preston man jailed for two sexual assaults 14 years apart after forensic evidence link

Barberel was jailed for ten years A Walton-le-Dale man has been jailed for sexually assaulting two women in Preston. Paul Barberel, 32, of Chorley Road was linked by forensic evidence to a sexual assault on a […]

7 years ago
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