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Canal clean up brings Shelley Road together

Volunteers cleaning up the canal in Ashton-on-Ribble Volunteers cleaning up the canal in Ashton-on-Ribble Hundreds of pieces of glass, beer cans and a shopping trolley have been fished out of the canal at Preston. Dozens of Shelley […]

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School for disabled children could be forced to shut due to vandals

The Acorns School has been targeted by youths Pic: Google The Acorns School has been targeted by youths Pic: Google A primary school for disabled children in Preston has been targeted by vandals. Preston Police have issued a warning for […]

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Comedy shows to help re-stock Preston Food Bank

Tanya Lee-Davis and Steve Shanyaski A double-header comedy gig is to help re-stock a Preston Food Bank. The Salavation Army put out a call to arms earlier this month staying […]

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Homeowner avoids death in Penwortham after cooker fire

The entrance to Kingsfold Drive, Penwortham. Credit: Google A homeowner has avoided death after falling asleep with a pan left on the hob. The incident occurred in Kingsfold Drive, in […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Pope Lane diversions for drivers during A582 roadworks

Pope Lane roundabout Pic: Google Pope Lane roundabout Pic: Google Drivers in Penwortham are being told to brace for months of disruption as major roadworks continue on the A582. Anyone wanting to turn right into […]

9 hours ago
Spot yourself at St Catherine’s Hospice’s Yellow Day

A firewalk was one of the attraction Thousands of pounds was raised for a Preston hospice during its annual Yellow Day Garden Fete. Hundreds of people joined the family fun […]

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Harris loses out on lottery funding in ‘ambitious bid’

The temporary sign for the Harris as part of Creed's work Pic: Paul Melling The temporary sign for the Harris as part of Creed’s work Pic: Paul Melling An ambitious proposal for the Harris Museum and Art Gallery has been stalled. Preston City Council’s […]

11 hours ago
Preston’s ‘garden city’ proposal under-fire for changes

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes A major strategy for how Preston builds thousands of new homes is facing criticism from […]

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