Chance to get arty in Fishwick and St Matthews

Children from schools in Fishwick have been getting a mini carnival ready Pics: ArtFull A colourful celebration of Fishwick and St Matthews is to take place in early November. The Big Local Art Celebration gives residents the chance to share the wealth of creativity […]

5 hours ago
Preston Christmas lights switch on: Mr Bloom and Heather Small to perform

Mr Bloom and Heather Small are to perform in Preston Preston’s Christmas Lights are to be switched on by children’s favourite Mr Bloom and the sound of M People’s Heather Small will belt out across the Flag Market. A free […]

10 hours ago
Police reopen M6 at Junction 28 towards Preston

M6 northbound at Junction 28 Pic: Google Lancashire Police shut the M6 just south of Preston due to an ‘ongoing incident’. The northbound carriageway between Junction 28 and Junction 29 had been closed to traffic just after […]

19 hours ago
Brian May cancels Candlelit Christmas show due to ill health

Brian May and Kerry Ellis A special Christmas concert by rock legend Brian May in Preston has been cancelled. The Queen guitarist was due to perform with Kerry Ellis at The Candlelit Christmas at the […]

19 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pensioner dies nearly three months after Ingol crash

The junction of Tag Lane and Oaktree Avenue Pic: Google A pensioner from Ingol has died nearly three months after being involved in a crash. Michael Hughes, 82, was taken to hospital with spinal injuries after the collision in Tag […]

20 hours ago
Police search for missing nine-year-old from Preston

Maklaine Bottomley is missing Preston Police are searching for a nine-year-old boy who has gone missing from Preston. Update: The boy has now been found safe and well.  Maklaine Bottomley was last seen at […]

1 day ago
Fulwood rape investigation launched as woman found unconscious

Crime scene. Credit: Murray Walker A woman was found unconscious in Fulwood after what police say is a sexual assault. Police tape is up off Sherwood Way, close to the junction with Barnacre Close. Officers […]

1 day ago
Maklaine Bottomley missing: Ashton schoolboy didn’t return home

Maklaine was last seen in Webster Street, Ashton A Preston boy did not return home from school on Thursday afternoon. Update: Maklaine was found safe and well on Friday afternoon Preston Police have launched an appeal to find […]

1 day ago
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