south ribble police

Three Preston teenagers charged following burglary in Leyland

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police Three Preston teenagers have been charged following a burglary in Leyland.  Officers were called to Heys Hunt Avenue at around 4.20am on Tuesday 5 September to reports that four males, armed […]

9 months ago
Welder speaks out as hunt for Walt the Walton-le-Dale stag statue continues

The deer sculpture had been in place for a year Pic: Trash Metal Fabrications The hunt is on for a life-size ornamental stag that has vanished from a roundabout in South Ribble. “Walt”, as he had been christened by locals, was installed at the […]

9 months ago
Police ‘extremely concerned’ for missing Bamber Bridge man

Daniel Beveridge Pic: South Ribble Police Police say they are ‘extremely concerned’ for the welfare of a 44-year-old man from Bamber Bridge. Daniel Beverley has not been seen since Tuesday (29 August). South Ribble Police have […]

9 months ago
Police called to reports of ‘wannabe racers’ at Tesco Leyland car park

Tesco car park in Leyland Pic: Google Drivers turning a supermarket car park in Leyland into a scene from ‘Fast and Furious’ are being clamped down on by police. South Ribble Police attended the Tesco Leyland car […]

9 months ago
Police uncover £250,000 in a car on the M6 at Leyland

Officers found tightly wrapped bundles of cash in the back of the car Pic: South Ribble Police Police have uncovered more than a quarter of a million pounds in a car on the M6. South Ribble Police stopped a black Kia Sportage close to Leyland on the […]

9 months ago
Bamber Bridge shop has alcohol licence suspended after test purchases

The shop in School Lane was visited during the underage operation by police and trading standards Pic: Google A Bamber Bridge shop has seen its licence suspended after selling knives to children. Following a joint operation by South Ribble Police and Lancashire Trading Standards a number of premises […]

9 months ago
Walmer Bridge burglary spree sees increased police patrols

South Ribble Police want to trace the man pictured in connection with the burglaries Pic: South Ribble Police A spate of burglaries in Walmer Bridge has triggered a police appeal. South Ribble Police released the CCTV image of a balaclava-wearing man who was caught on camera at properties […]

9 months ago
Layton Harrison’s mother pays tribute after Penwortham collision

Stacey Bailey and Layton Harrison Pic: Lancashire Police The mother of a young boy who died in Penwortham has paid tribute to him. Eight-year-old Layton Harrison died in hospital from his injuries after a collision with a black […]

10 months ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Green with a chance of gingerHarris OrphanageLittle Sisters Of The PoorLittle Sisters Of The PoorChurch - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Lych Gate]Church - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Cross]Church - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [rear]Street Furniture - Grid [Stanton & Staveley] 240323 Penwortham View more
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.


Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails