Ribbleton Articles

Video: Ribbleton gets ready Ribbleton

What does my area need?

A short film highlighting some of the issues that our community journalists have been talking about in Ribbleton over the past six months.

Ribbleton Community Picnic….whatever the weather Ribbleton

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SpeakUpPreston will be out in Ribbleton this weekend (Saturday 10th September) hosting their first community picnic. The event will bring together members of Moor Nook Estate Management Board and other members of the community to discuss the issues that matter to them. This is the latest in a series of events hosted by SpeakUpPreston, working [...]

A new group getting people with disabilities out of the house Ribbleton


Diverse inclusion is a new group working across Lancashire to give people with disabilities the opportunity to get out and socialise with people in similar situations to themselves. The group was started by me (Peter Barnes) due to a lack of groups in Preston and surrounding areas with similar aims. I decided that it needed [...]

Ribbleton Library set for refurbishment Ribbleton

Ribbleton Library

Ribbleton Library set to close from John Mills on Vimeo. Ribbleton Library is to be refitted later this year. Speak Up Ribbleton community reporters spoke to residents to find out what they thought of the plans. Some of the requests for the work was to create a community area, store more books and generally improve the [...]

Moor Nook PACT meeting Ribbleton

Local PCSO Matt Witte

Moor Nook PACT meeting from John Mills on Vimeo. Speak Up Ribbleton community reporters recently covered the Moor Nook Police and Community Together meeting, otherwise known as PACT. This short film outlines why PACT meetings are held, and some of the issues raised. Click on the video to see more.

Ribbleton walkabout with Speak-Up Ribbleton Ribbleton

  Ribbleton walkabout from John Mills on Vimeo.   Our community reporters speak about just a few issues that affect their area.