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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.

Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble, ranked lowest to highest by area

Covid-19 cases map to 25 February 2021 New data from the government reveals the areas in Preston and South Ribble with the least Covid-19 cases. Of the 32 areas covered by Blog Preston, Penwortham South recorded the […]

2 months ago
Plea to fight litter and plastic pollution in the River Darwen at Walton-le-Dale

River Darwen rubbish Pic: Jonathan Hartley Walton-le-Dale residents are asking for action to be taken after becoming tired of increasing levels of litter and plastic pollution in the River Darwen. Residents from the Holland House estate […]

2 months ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 22 February

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 22 February. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Proposed continuation […]

2 months ago
Covid-19 cases dropping in most areas of Preston and South Ribble

Covid-19 cases map to 18 February 2021 The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble continue to see a decrease in cases of Covid-19. Farington, Lea and Marina, and Preston City Centre are among the 22 […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Anger as Council van is parked over tribute to Ben Smith who died in Bamber Bridge crash

Council van parked over Ben's tribute Pic: Lucie Eaves Family and friends of Ben Smith have expressed their anger after a South Ribble Borough Council van was parked over a tribute to the 20-year-old, who died in a collision […]

2 months ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 15 February

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 15 February. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Listed building […]

2 months ago
Prezzo at Capitol Centre in Walton-le-Dale to close permanently

Prezzo at the Capitol Centre in Walton-Le-Dale is set to close. The high-street chain are closing 22 restaurants, which will see over 200 jobs lost. Their 178 restaurants have been […]

2 months ago
Funeral fundraiser set up in memory of Ben Smith who died in Bamber Bridge crash

Ben Smith Pic: South Ribble Police A fundraiser has been created to raise funds for the funeral of Ben Smith from Walton-le-Dale, who died after being hit by a Ford Transit van in Station Road on Thursday (11 February). […]

2 months ago
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