Lancastria House will no longer be demolished in Preston Markets cinema scheme

Lancastria House is earmarked for demolition as part of the Markets plan The art deco Lancastria House is to remain standing despite the city’s new cinema being built. Preston City Council has confirmed the building, which currently stands empty, is now no […]

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Preston woman to celebrate being clear from cancer with huge fundraiser

Vicki on her hen do in 2013 with mum Sue A Preston woman is celebrating five years clear from cervical cancer with a huge fundraiser for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Vicki Higham of Fishwick will be walking from Blackpool Pleasure Beach […]

15 hours ago
Fire crews cutting driver from car in Ashton-on-Ribble

The scene in Woodplumpton Road Pic: Georgia Speariett A busy road in Ashton-on-Ribble has been closed off by emergency services. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service could be seen cutting someone from their car. Two cars are understood to […]

15 hours ago
Warning after suspicious activity in Fulwood street

Highgate Avenue where the incident took place Pic: Google Police are on the hunt for an Audi after suspicious activity in Fulwood. Preston Police say around 3.30pm on Wednesday (13 February) a dark blue Audi A3 with a personalised […]

17 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Air ambulance lands in Moor Park

The air ambulance in Moor Park during Friday morning Pic: Annie Edmondson A crash victim was airlifted to hospital after the air ambulance landed in a city park. The North West Air Ambulance landed in Moor Park during Friday (22 February) morning. […]

17 hours ago
RSPCA Preston is to reopen to the public

RSPCA at Preston A Preston animal rescue shelter dogged by controversy is to re-open to the public in March. RSPCA Preston and District Branch in Ribbleton closed in December 2017 following concerns for […]

21 hours ago
City Church opens its doors to the community as it settles in to North Road home

City Church will open its doors to the community this weekend after taking over the empty Elim Church in North Road. The Mayor of Preston, Cllr Trevor Hart, will cut […]

22 hours ago
One in six drivers speeding in 20mph zone in Ribbleton road side checks

Around one in six drivers in Miller Road, Preston, was breaking the speed limit, during police checks last week. Volunteers from the Community Road Watch Team spent an hour in […]

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