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Preston weather warning: Heavy rain alert issued for Wednesday

The Ribble in flood down at the Bullnose on Boxing Day Pic: Roger Goodwin Preston is set to be struck by more heavy rain following the Boxing Day flooding. The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Wednesday 30 December. It says a […]

9 years ago
Preston flood warnings: Higher Walton Road reopened after River Darwen flood fear

Road closure on Higher Walton Road Rising river levels on the River Darwen forced Lancashire Police to close the road in Higher Walton. Higher Walton Road was shut to traffic in both directions for around two […]

9 years ago
Preston flood warnings: Savick Brook bursting its banks

Savick Brook off Black Bull Lane in Fulwood on Boxing Day morning Pic: Chris Burscough Savick Brook is bursting its banks along its route in Fulwood, Ashton and Lea. Blog Preston readers have been contacting us about the brook which is normally a peaceful trickle. […]

9 years ago
Watch River Ribble way above its banks at Walton le Dale

The River Ribble has burst its banks at Walton-le-Dale spreading into the fields behind. Persistent and heavy rain has caused the Met Office to issue a red weather warning for […]

9 years ago
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Preston flood warnings: RED rain warning issued as flooding expected

Preston is included in an area of Lancashire expected to be hit by a nine-hour deluge of rain. Boxing Day is set to be a complete washout as forecasters and […]

9 years ago
Preston flooding: Woman rescued from her car after becoming trapped in flood water

Spen Lane in Treales Pic: Google A woman has been rescued from her car after becoming stranded in floodwater. Crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Services were called out to Spen Lane, in Treales, near Preston, […]

9 years ago
Preston flood warnings: River Ribble placed on alert from Samlesbury to Walton le Dale

The Ribble has burst its banks along parts of the Guild Wheel The River Ribble has been placed on flood alert as heavy rain continues to lash Preston and Lancashire. An amber warning, the second-highest level, has been issued by the Met […]

9 years ago
Preston flooding: Heavy rain leads to standing water on roads and restaurant kitchen flooded

A flooded junction in Preston Motorists are reporting a number of roads in Preston and South Ribble are close to impassable after heavy rain. Leyland Road near its junction with Margaret Road in Penwortham is […]

9 years ago
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