St Matthews

2/6/2011 by

St Matthew’s is an electoral ward in Preston, LancashireEngland. The ward is adjacent to the larger Ribbleton to the east but is considered to be an area with a distinct community of its own.

The ward is named for the large St Matthew’s Church within its borders. Three members of Preston City Council, elected ‘in thirds’ in first past the post elections each year, are returned from the ward.

The ward forms part of the Lancashire County Council electoral division of Preston East.

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