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Travellers park up at former Perry’s site on Blackpool Road

Travellers have been spotted parking up at a former car showroom site on Blackpool Road in Ribbleton. The site used to be the Perry’s showroom before it was demolished and […]

3 years ago
These were the biggest stories in Preston from October to December this year

Autumnal months and the build up to Winter proved a popular time with our readers. Back to school, bonfire celebrations and the leading up to Christmas led to many stories […]

4 years ago
Simon Rigby shuts Safehands Nursery in Ribbleton

Simon Rigby Nine out of twelve of the Safehands Nurseries are set to close, including one in Ribbleton. Preston entrepreneur Simon Rigby confirmed the closure which includes the nursery on Ribbleton Avenue. […]

4 years ago
Facebook to investigate ‘spoof’ page for Preston ice cream parlour

The ‘Cuff’s Ice Cream Parlour’s’ new Facebook profile picture A Facebook page set up claiming to be a popular Preston ice cream parlour, is now being investigated by the social […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A fifth person arrested after shotgun blast in Preston

Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher Police presence in Browning Road during Tuesday morning Pic: Jimmy Fisher A total of five people have now been arrested following a shotgun blast earlier in the week. On Tuesday […]

4 years ago
A power cut in Preston leaves Ribbleton homes without power

Quick Shop in Ribbleton Avenue Pic: Google Ribbleton. Pic: Google A power cut in the Ribbleton area has left many homes and businesses without power today (Sunday 9 September). Engineers were called out to the area at […]

4 years ago
Crews called to house fire in Ribbleton

Crews from Preston were called to a kitchen fire in Raikes Road. Credit: Google Fire crews responded to a house fire in the Ribbleton area this evening (July 17). Two […]

5 years ago
Stables completely destroyed after ‘suspicious’ fire

Aftermath of the fire which gutted the stables in Ribbleton Pic: Shannon Hehir Smoke could be seen as far as Fulwood last night Pic: Andy Cottam Privately-owned stables were destroyed last night (May 28) in a fire that police are treating as suspicious. […]

5 years ago
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