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Leader of Preston Council temporarily steps down due to surgery

The leader of Preston City Council is to stand aside due to upcoming surgery. Councillor Peter Rankin is to undergo an operation before Christmas for a brain tumour. The Labour […]

1 min ago
Protest outside Barclays in Fishergate sees slogans sprayed on windows

The protest outside Barclays Pic: Antony Lloyd The protest outside Barclays Pic: Antony Lloyd Police were called to a protest outside a bank in Preston city centre on Thursday morning. Graffiti had been sprayed onto the windows […]

10 mins ago
New ice warning issued for Preston and Lancashire

A freezing scene on the Lancaster Canal Pic: Tony Worrall A freezing scene on the Lancaster Canal Pic: Tony Worrall A new cold weather warning has been issued covering Preston and Lancashire. The Met Office is warning of ice as […]

58 mins ago
Here’s how many drivers have been caught by the Fishergate bus lane

The new signs in Fishergate for the bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall The new signs in Fishergate for the bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall Nearly 2,000 motorists have been caught using the Fishergate bus lane during restricted hours. Penalty notices for £60 […]

3 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mothballed tram plan for Fishergate due to be resumed

An artist’s impression of how the tram would look running down Fishergate Proposals for trams to run down Fishergate are due to be put back in. Preston Trampower Ltd, who […]

8 hours ago
Father of two celebrates after returning to study in Preston

Ryan Johnston with his masters award Ryan Johnston with his masters award A Dad of two who used to work at one of Preston’s biggest travel firms has shown it is never too late to change […]

20 hours ago
New homes approved on a former Preston mill site

Artist impression of the new homes off Geoffrey Street More affordable new housing has been approved within the city, after Preston City Council passed another housing application. Councillors considered proposals […]

1 day ago
Fishergate to see additional security measures put in

Dusk falls over Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Dusk falls over Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Anti-terror measures are being put in place in Preston’s main shopping street. Lancashire County Council is putting in a number of heavy wooden […]

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