South Ribble primary school students take part in public speaking competition

The competition was judged by MP Katherine Fletcher, Graham Liver and Nicola Moran. Pic: Katherine Fletcher Six primary schools across South Ribble took part in a public speaking competition. The event, organised by Chris Upton, Tarleton Community Primary School Head was held at Hutton Church of […]

2 months ago
Delays on A59 between Preston and Southport due to Tarleton signals stuck on red

Windgate at the junction with the A59 and Southport New Road in Tarleton. Pic: Google Maps Preston Police are advising people to avoid the area of Windgate at the junction with the A59 and Southport New Road in Tarleton. The four-way traffic lights are currently stuck […]

3 months ago
Man and 17-month-old girl killed in early morning Tarleton crash

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police A man and a 17-month-old girl were killed in a collision in Tarleton this morning, police have confirmed. Police were called to the scene on Hesketh Lane, near to the […]

4 months ago
West Lancashire women’s cricket team heading to Barbados on tour

The West Lancs women's cricket team with Lancashire Thunder stars The tour is being described by West Lancashire Cricket Development Group as a pivotal step in developing the women's game in and around Preston.

7 months ago
UCLan staff win trio of bronze in Dragon Boat races

Two staff members from the University of Lancashire (UCLan) who represented Great Britain at the European Dragon Boat Championships won three bronze medals. Ian Carrie and Tony Dickson took part […]

2 years ago
Tarleton nine-year-old selling wristbands to raise money to help those fleeing Ukraine

Nine-year-old Emily McNicholas has been making wristbands to sell at her school to raise funds for those affected by the conflict in Ukraine. Tarleton-based Emily attends New Longton All Saints […]

2 years ago
Police appeal to trace missing Tarleton man

John Nugent Update: John has been found Police are appealing for help to find an 80-year-old man who is missing from his home in Tarleton. John Nugent was last seen in the […]

4 years ago
Bus routes between Preston and Buckshaw Village, Ribble Valley and Ormskirk receive a boost

Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Buses in Preston and South Ribble will be getting a boost in July thanks to an extra £750,000 being invested by Lancashire County Council. A number of improvements will be […]

4 years ago
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