How Preston man channelled spirit of Eminem for ASOS return complaint

Jay, left, has become a bit of an Internet sensation with his witty words A Preston man saw his request for an exchange to an online shopping firm be read tens of thousands of times on Facebook. Jay Whalley, who DJs at Baluga and […]

8 hours ago
University of Central Lancashire staff saddle up for stroke research

UCLAN Saddle Up The University of Central Lancashire’s Stroke Research department invited stroke survivors, relatives, carers and healthcare professionals from across Lancashire to experiment with a range of adapted and electric bicycles. The […]

13 hours ago
What time will Gregg Wallace and Danny Miller be eating in Preston?

Gregg Wallace is joined by Emmerdale's Danny Miller for this year's Love Food Love Preston Foodie fans can go hunting for a feast with a Masterchef favourite on Saturday night. Organisers of Love Food Love Preston have revealed where and when Gregg Wallace is to […]

18 hours ago
Tag Lane crash sees motorbike and car collide

The vehicles involved in the Tag Lane collision Pic: Paul Iddon A second crash in Ingol has seen a motorcyclist treated for minor injuries. The collision between a silver Peugeot and a blue motorbike closed Tag Lane briefly on Tuesday lunchtime. Eyewitnesses say […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Where will 800 new homes go in and around Preston city centre?

Former Alliance Works Mill next to Centenary Mill and facing on to Stefano Road. This was a weaving mill with large sheds to the rear. © Copyright Chris Allen and licensed for reuse under Creative Commons Licence How six unused buildings and places around Preston can be developed for new homes is the challenge for planning consultants. Cushman and Wakefield have been appointed by Preston City Council […]

2 days ago
Armed police in St Matthews as man arrested with firearm

Armed police in Skeffington Road Pic: Ryan Moss A man has been arrested after armed police surrounded a house in St Matthews. The 30-year-old man was arrested after another man was threatened with a firearm. Armed police carried […]

2 days ago
St Joseph’s Orphanage warning after teenagers seen in building

St Joseph's Orphanage, Preston Teenagers have been warned not to enter an abandoned building in Preston city centre. Police have issued the plea after reports of children climbing and gaining access to the former […]

2 days ago
London Road crash sees motorcyclist taken to hospital

The junction is overlooked by The Range store Pic: Google A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after a crash at a busy Preston city centre junction on Monday evening. Police closed the junction of New Hall Lane and London Road. […]

2 days ago
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