Two people in hospital after Greaves Town Lane crash

Emergency services near Lea Primary School on Wednesday The rider of a motorbike and his passengers are in hospital after a crash in Larches on Wednesday evening. A black Kawasaki motorcycle collided with a silver Jaguar in Greaves […]

1 week ago
Car in ball of flames in Preston road

The man had just dropped off his children when this happened A man had just dropped his children off when his car burst into flames. Firefighters were scrambled to St Cuthbert’s Road in Fishwick on Tuesday afternoon. They arrived to find […]

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Crash involving motorbike closes road near Preston primary school

Greaves Town Lane has been closed to traffic Pic: Benny McNally Police closed a road in Larches after a crash involving a motorbike. A motorcyclist is understood to have been treated at the scene on Wednesday afternoon. The road was closed […]

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What does Wayne Hemingway have planned for the Harris Museum?

Jon Finch says he wants to bring the Harris "into the 21st century" Pic: Tony Worrall One of Britain’s top designers has been appointed to lead the redesign of Preston’s most iconic building. The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is undergoing a ‘re-imagining’ to change how […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Hay bales cause Preston Docks gridlock

Police vehicles in attendance at the scene Pic: Richard Woolham Police have closed a roundabout at Preston Docks after an agricultural incident. A tractor has shed its load sending hay bales across the road. Traffic is being diverted after the […]

2 weeks ago
Arrest made on Megabus at Preston Bus Station

The scene at Preston Bus Station on Tuesday afternoon Pic: Paul van de Rooy A man has been arrested after an incident on a coach at Preston Bus Station. Passengers waiting at the grade II listed building saw police surrounding and searching a Megabus. […]

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How this painting of Preston was saved

John Jenkinson's painting is now hanging in the Harris This view of Preston dates back more than 200 years and YOU helped to restore it. John Jenkinson’s painting ‘View of Preston from Penwortham Hill’ has been lovingly restored by […]

2 weeks ago
Tank roundabout to be closed overnight during next four weeks

Centurion Tank moves to its new position Final overnight closures on a major roundabout on the outskirts of Preston are to take place. The Tank roundabout where Flensburg Way and Penwortham Way meet has seen roadworks ongoing […]

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