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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.

Walton-le-Dale flatmates set themselves the ultimate 24-hour challenge

Two fitness fanatic flatmates have set themselves the ultimate endurance test. The pair will be cycling for 24 hours around Preston’s Guild Wheel to raise funds for two charities close […]

2 days ago
St Matthew’s area of Preston sees a doubling of coronavirus cases in space of a week

Latest coronavirus cases map for Preston and South Ribble. Latest coronavirus data shows that St Matthew’s has seen a 127 per cent rise in Covid cases in the last week (4-11 November). Other areas in Preston and South Ribble […]

1 week ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 9 November

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 9 November. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Single storey […]

1 week ago
Some areas of Preston and South Ribble seeing decrease in coronavirus cases

Interactive coronavirus cases map. Multiple areas of Preston and South Ribble have reported a decrease in coronavirus cases in their latest figures. Bamber Bridge West, Moor Park and Preston City Centre amongst others have […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Environment Agency upgrade flood warnings for stretch of River Ribble at Preston

The areas in red show where flood warnings are in force from the Environment Agency Pic: Environment Agency North West Three flood warnings are in force for three sections of the River Ribble at Preston and South Ribble. Heavy rain overnight as Storm Aiden blew through has triggered the warnings […]

3 weeks ago
Flood alert issued for lower River Ribble and River Darwen at Walton-le-Dale

Area covered by the Environment Agency's flood alert for the River Ribble Pic: Environment Agency A flood alert for the River Ribble has been put back in force. Storm Aiden is lashing Preston and Lancashire with heavy rain and gusts of more than 40mph. Update: […]

3 weeks ago
Flood alert issued for River Ribble and Ribble Darwen at Walton-le-Dale

Past flooding in the Preston area Pic: Stephen Melling A flood alert has been issued for a section of the River Ribble at Preston. The Environment Agency say heavy and persistent rainfall means the Ribble and the River Darwen […]

4 weeks ago
All but four areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases increase in latest local figures

The Covid cases map of Preston is featuring more and more purple - high case areas Pic: Public Health England The week from 14 October to 21 October has seen all but four areas of Preston record an increase in their coronavirus cases. Penwortham North has seen a 163.6 per […]

4 weeks ago
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