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‘Act now’ flood warning for River Ribble at Samlesbury

An aerial view of the flooding around Brockholes Pic: Stephen Melling People are being urged to ‘act now’ as land near Samlesbury is set for flooding. Levels are forecast to rise on the River Ribble due to heavy rainfall. Read more: […]

3 months ago
Flood alert issued for River Ribble estuary west of Preston

The UK Government has issued a flood alert for the Ribble Estuary to the west of Preston as Storm Eunice descends on the North West. The alert was issued due […]

3 months ago
Cottam Post Office reopens in community centre following ‘devastating’ flood

The owners of Cottam Post Office have opened up about the difficulties their shop faced following a major flood. Reopening temporarily from today (Thursday 11 November), at Cottam Community Centre, […]

6 months ago
Three vehicles rescued from flood water near Inskip

Preston Police have taken to social media to warn people of a road closure due to flooding. Woods Lane near Inskip is closed between Rapely Lane and Lewth Lane, with […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flooding in Station Lane at Barton

Station Lane at Barton has been closed due to flood water. This morning, weather warnings were issued due to heavy rainfall. Read more: Flood warnings and alerts as Preston and […]

7 months ago
Flood warnings and alerts as Preston and South Ribble hit with heavy rainfall

As heavy rain continues to batter Preston and South Ribble, flood warnings and alerts have been put in place. There is a flood warning for River Ribble at Samlesbury, around […]

7 months ago
M6 near Preston closed due to flooding

M6 near Junction 32 Pic: Google Part of the M6 near Preston is closed due to flooding. Two lanes have been shut on the southbound carriageway between J33 and J32. Traffic officers are at the scene. […]

7 months ago
Fulwood school to receive new sports facilities as flood defence work gets underway

Archbishop Temple School in St Vincent's Road, Fulwood Work has begun on new sports facilities at Archbishop Temple School in Fulwood. The Environment Agency will create three new football pitches and an artificial cricket wicket under the £54 […]

7 months ago
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