Umberto’s back in business

Umberto’s renowned chippy on Watery Lane in Preston opened yesterday and despite minimal publicity (apart from maybe on this blog) the crowds returned for the popular £1.50 lunchtime special. The […]

8 years ago
Preston men guilty of firearms offences over Ingol gun shot terror

Police Line Tape A Preston man has been convicted of possessing a fire arm and attempted robbery. Ashley O’Neill, 26, of Balcarres Road, Ashton, was found guilty following a two week trial at […]

9 years ago
Police hunt Larches cash machine crooks

Two men wanted by police for cash machine scam Police are hunting two men who they believe fitted a false card reader to a Preston cash machine. The Co-Op on Norbreck Drive was targeted by the two men on […]

9 years ago
Preston road junction rebuilt

Road improvements at the junction of Powis Road with Tulketh Road and Egerton Road have been completed. The three road junction in Ashton-on-Ribble, said be an accident black-spot, has had residents worried […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ceilidh night in support of Little Pink Mermaid Appeal

Help support The Little Pink Mermaid appeal and go and see local Ceilidh band Mooncoyn. There will be Ceilidh Night at St Michael’s, Ashton-on-Ribble in Preston on 27 April with […]

9 years ago
Former Ashton tanning salon could become fast food takeaway

The tanning salon recently closed after a drop off in business A tanning salon in Ashton is set to become a new fast food takeaway. Plans have been submitted to Preston City Council to change what the former Ashton Sun Centre […]

9 years ago
Tree planting in Ashton Park this weekend

ashton park Preston residents are invited to help plant trees in a city park this coming weekend. Over 300 trees will be planted by the Friends of Ashton Park after a tree […]

9 years ago
Residents win ban on dangerous parking near West Strand Road

Kerr Place is one of the roads where residents have complained about trying to get out from Motorists who park on a busy junction in Ashton are set to be clamped down on by the county council. A report from the council outlines how residents on Beamont […]

9 years ago
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