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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.

Preston McDonald’s volunteers fundraise £11,000 during district litter pick

Over 100 McDonald’s volunteers have collected rubbish along 47 miles of Lancashire and raised more than £11,000 for charity. Volunteers from 16 restaurants joined forces to clean the distance from […]

3 weeks ago
Lancashire County Council’s new chair aiming to promote jobs and local history

The new chair of Lancashire County Council is seeking to promote local industry and is keen for residents to discover more about the county during 2021. County Councillor Barrie Yates, […]

1 month ago
The Hunters pub in Walton Park closed temporarily in ‘precautionary’ Covid-19 measure

The Hunters The Hunters pub in Walton Park has closed temporarily after a number of team members were instructed to self-isolate. A statement on the pub’s Facebook page said the team had […]

2 months ago
McDonalds organising litter pick events around their Preston and South Ribble restaurants

McDonalds is to allow some drivers to 'fast forward' with their order Pic: Google There will be a litter picking event taking place throughout Preston and Lancashire next month. McDonald’s will be hosting the local litter picks on Tuesday 8 Jume from 9am as […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Covid-19 cases on the rise in majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble

Map showing Preston and South Ribble Covid-19 cases in the seven days to 26 May 2021 Covid-19 cases are on the rise again in many areas of Preston and South Ribble. Out of the 32 localities covered in Blog Preston‘s weekly update, 21 saw increases. In […]

2 months ago
Walton-le-Dale PlayStation VR pioneer leads training academy for next generation of developers

The co-founder of the PlayStation VR project is spearheading the training programme at the first Unity Centre of Excellence in the UK at innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & […]

2 months ago
Police want to speak to four people seen on CCTV at Preston Bus Station

The images from Preston Bus Station CCTV Police want to speak to four people captured on CCTV at Preston Bus Station. The appeal follows an incident of criminal damage to a vehicle on Friday 23 April, believed […]

2 months ago
Police officers ‘recovering at home’ after Walton-le-Dale crash

The crash happened in London Road, near the Capitol Centre Pic: Shane King Two police officers are recovering after being involved in a crash in Walton-le-Dale on Friday (23 April). The incident, which happened in London Road near the Capitol Centre, involved a […]

3 months ago
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