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Volunteers adopt stretch of Lancaster Canal at Haslam Park

A sunny day on the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Intact has recently adopted a stretch of the Lancaster Canal towpath from Bridge 15 at Haslam Park to Bridge 17 at Preston Sports Arena. They will be working with the […]

2 months ago
Ashton residents complain about ‘disgusting’ state of Lancaster Canal

Ashton-on-Ribble locals have taken to social media to complain about the state of the Lancaster Canal. Residents in Shelley Road, which backs on to the end of the canal near Aqueduct […]

2 months ago
Ashton bridge painted in rainbow colours in tribute to brave keyworkers

The bridge almost finished Pic: Donna Clifford A bridge in Ashton-on-Ribble has been painted in rainbow colours as a tribute to the keyworkers who have kept Preston running during the Covid-19 pandemic. Bridge 10 on the Lancaster […]

2 years ago
A brown and red Lancaster Canal is attracting attention in Preston

A very brown canal at the Ribble Link Pic: Andy Tibor Gerencser A stretch of Preston’s canal near Haslam Park continues to look as though its become a giant sandpit. The muddy brown colour is from algae within the water. Canal River […]

3 years ago
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