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KFC ‘chicken shortage’ reaches Preston as restaurants closed

A KFC bucket meal A KFC bucket meal Those wanting their fix of fast-food fried chicken were left hungry on Saturday. KFC’s outlets at Preston Docks, Lostock Hall and Samlesbury were all closed as […]

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Broughton’s ‘The Grange’ is saved as six new homes due to be built

How one of the gatehouse homes at The Grange will look How one of the gatehouse homes at The Grange will look Proposals for six luxury new homes in the grounds of a historic house in the North of Preston has […]

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Why fire crews were at Crystal House during Saturday lunchtime

Fire service in action in Birley Street Pic: Paul Melling Fire service in action in Birley Street Pic: Paul Melling Fire crews were called out to a high-rise block of flats in Preston city centre during Saturday lunchtime. Six fire […]

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Earthquake that hit near Swansea is felt in Preston

Where reports of the earthquake have been logged across mainly the western side of the UK Pic: LastQuake Where reports of the earthquake have been logged across mainly the western side of the UK Pic: LastQuake The largest earthquake in the UK for a decade was felt as […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Another driver mounts the Fishergate Bollard’s plinth

What happens when you drive over the bollard's plinth in Fishergate Pic: Kate What happens when you drive over the bollard’s plinth in Fishergate Pic: Kate The Fishergate bollard is absent from the city’s main shopping street – but this hasn’t stopped another […]

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Play cafe for babies and toddlers opens in Bamber Bridge

Inside the Tiny Teacups cafe Inside the Tiny Teacups cafe An empty shop unit in the car park of a supermarket in Bamber Bridge has been transformed into a play cafe. Tiny Teacups, the brainchild […]

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Broughton chairwoman takes on housing developers over village plans

The current access road into Keyfold Farm Pic: Google The current access road into Keyfold Farm Pic: Google The woman who represents the village of Broughton has claimed she had her ‘Erin Brockovich’ moment after appearing at a planning […]

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Chance to skydive and help a Preston hospice

Maxine doing her skydive Maxine doing her skydive Prestonians are being urged to take on an 11,000ft freefall for a Preston hospice. St Catherine’s Hospice, in Lostock Hall, is organising the big jump at […]

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