Man wanted to appear in court following theft in 2009

Barry Hayward A Preston man failed to appear in court in relation to an incident nearly EIGHT years ago. Barry Hayward, 41, has a warrant issued by the courts for failing to […]

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Firefighter jobs going near Preston – plus a chance to be a cadet

Firefighters in action dealing with a fire at a takeaway in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to join Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is being offered – and a way in to becoming a firefighter. Fulwood fire station has a fire cadet unit voluntary […]

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Post Office window smashed in Ribbleton raid

The SPAR and Post Office in Watling Street Road Pic: Google Two men are being hunted after a break-in at a Post Office and convenience store in Preston. Preston Police sealed off the building in Watling Street Road, Brookfield, after the incident […]

1 week ago
Temperatures tumble as 48-hour snow warning begins for Preston

Preston is being told to brace itself for 48-hours of sleet and snow. The Met Office has extended its wether warning to cover all of Thursday (12 January) and Friday […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Section of Eastway to be shut during February weekend

Eastway is to be shut for 36 hours Pic: Google Part of a busy Fulwood road is to be closed during a weekend in February. Eastway between the Ibis Hotel roundabout and the D’urton Lane roundabout is to be resurfaced. […]

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Fracking protests close road near Preston as police issue warning

Police speak to protesters blocking a lorry at Preston New Road Pic: Business Lancashire Lancashire Police had to shut part of a busy road between Preston and Blackpool on Wednesday (11 January) due to anti-fracking protests. The A583 Preston New Road was closed between […]

1 week ago
Preston Bus changing where buses depart from at the Bus Station

The number 8 is one of the services affected Pic: 70023venus2009 A number of buses are changing where they depart from at Preston Bus Station as repair work continues. Preston Bus has informed passengers of the changes which come into place […]

1 week ago
D’urton Lane rat-run to end as roadworks continue

D'urton Lane once the work is finished won't be accessible from the Eastway junction Pic: Google A popular rat-run in Fulwood is to be sealed off at one end. D’urton Lane from Broughton to Eastway, Fulwood is to be sealed off – forcing drivers to use […]

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