Garstang Road contractor booted off road over temporary traffic light rules

The spot on Garstang Road A contractor whose roadworks brought bumper-to-bumper tailbacks to one of the busiest routes around Preston was ordered to fill in the hole they had dug and leave the site, after […]

3 months ago
The Pickled Goose set to reopen this weekend after a year of closure

The Pickled Goose The Pickled Goose on Garstang Road in Barton is set to reopen this weekend. The pub will once again open its doors after closing in 2022 due to the increase […]

4 months ago
Emergency response plan focused on potential M6 impact needed for battery farm

Work on a battery storage plant in rural Preston will not be able to start until an emergency response plan has been prepared to deal with the potential impact of […]

4 months ago
Plans for new housing and protection of green spaces could be shaped in Barton referendum

Barton Village Residents of a village on the outskirts of Preston are being urged to make their voices heard in a vote to be held this winter which will help shape the […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fundraiser to support Millie Gribble’s family passes target

Millie with her parents Pic: GoFundMe/Stacy Nelson More than £5,000 has been raised to help support the family of Millie Gribble following her death. The six-year-old died in hospital from injuries sustained when a van hit her, […]

6 months ago
Emotional tribute paid to ‘happy little girl’ who died in Barton crash

Millie Gribble died in hospital after the crash on the A6 Pic: Preston Police Tributes have been paid to the six-year-old girl who died in the crash on the A6 this week. Millie Gribble died in hospital from her injuries after she and two […]

6 months ago
Six-year-old girl dies from injuries sustained in Barton crash

The A6 is shut just south of Owd Nells Pic: Google A six-year-old girl has died in hospital from injuries sustained in a crash on Tuesday (15 August). Preston Police said her family were by her bedside as she passed away […]

6 months ago
Barton mega-battery farm alongside M6 approved

64 storage units will be placed in the farmer's field off Green Lane in Barton Pic: Barton Battery Storage A farmer’s field in rural Preston is to be turned into a battery plant that will store renewable energy until it is needed by the national grid. Preston City Council’s […]

6 months ago
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