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Ashton-on-Ribble man wanted by police

Patrick Clifford An Ashton-on-Ribble man is wanted on suspicion of breaching a restraining order. Patrick Clifford, 28, has seen his picture released by Preston Police. They say he’s wanted on suspicion of […]

2 hours ago
Corpus Christi procession to take place at St Walburge’s Church

The Witness walk at St Walburge's A Corpus Christi procession takes place through a number of Ashton-on-Ribble side streets later this week. St Walburge’s Church spire will look down on the procession for the feast day. […]

6 hours ago
Police want to trace Plungington man in connection with two burglaries

Colin Hannan A Preston man is wanted in connection with two burglaries. Preston Police have released the picture of Colin Hannan. They say he is wanted in connection with two burglaries in […]

8 hours ago
Broughton parking shake-up as crossroads roadworks continue

The work ongoing to create new parking bays in Broughton Broughton is to see new parking bays and restricted parking zones put in near the crossroads. Work continues by Lancashire County Council on the village’s road layout. Currently there’s waiting […]

11 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Church Street lane closure likely to continue throughout this week

View of Church Street The lane closure in Church Street due to an unsafe building looks set to continue throughout this week. Preston City Council took emergency action on Friday 14 June. Conditions of […]

12 hours ago
Police now say incident did happen near North Road but it was not an abduction

The incident took place near the burnt out car breakers yard in Southgate Pic: Google Police have now revealed an incident did take place off North Road during Sunday but it was not an abduction. Social media posts suggested two teenage girls had been abducted […]

20 hours ago
Police appeal to trace man in connection with burglary and theft from a vehicle

Ronnie Kirkham A man wanted on recall to prison may be in the Preston area according to police. Ronnie Kirkham is wanted in connection with offences including burglary and theft from a […]

22 hours ago
Rare hen harrier chicks hatch in the Forest of Bowland

A female hen harrier in flight Pic: RSPB/Andy Hay Hen harrier chicks are found to have hatched in the Forest of Bowland. RSPB staff and volunteers discovered the four nests in the United Utilities Bowland Estate in early Spring. […]

23 hours ago
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