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Police warning to UCLan students arriving in Preston

Police officers standing guard in Preston New students arriving to study in Preston have been issued with a warning by police. Preston Police say they will be out and about during the course of Freshers Week […]

3 months ago
Four men arrested after mass fight in New Hall Lane

New Hall Lane close to the junction of Salisbury Street where the incident happened Pic: Google Violence erupted in New Hall Lane on Thursday with reports of two groups of men fighting. Traffic was stopped during the afternoon when four men abandoned a car in the […]

3 months ago
Polish shop requests booze licence despite objection from police and Trading Standards

A Polish convenience shop has submitted an application for a licence to sell alcohol but faces objection from police and the Trading Standards Authority. The request to authorise the retail […]

3 months ago
Appeal for witnesses after alleged stabbing in Bamber Bridge

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an alleged stabbing in Bamber Bridge. Officers were called at around 2.15am on Thursday, September 14. It is believed the victim, […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Unlicensed dog boarders face action by Preston City Council

Dogs should be boarded in a kennel holding a licence Pic: Steven Parkes Unlicensed dog boarding kennels are being urged to come forward during an amnesty. Preston City Council says it is aware of an increasing number of unlicensed dog boarding establishments running […]

3 months ago
Gardening scam warning to Preston homeowners

Need your hedge trimmed? Use the safe trader scheme to find someone trustworthy Pic: toolstop A no cold calling zone doesn’t seem to have put off a band of rogue gardeners in the Fulwood area. Trading Standards at Lancashire County Council are warning about a […]

3 months ago
Fulwood road closed after crash between car and motorbike

St Vincents Road in Fulwood Pic: Google A crash on a cut-through road in Fulwood saw emergency services close the hour during the school run. St Vincents Road, off Garstang Road, was closed from 4.15pm for around […]

3 months ago
Nuisance sales calls banned from swathe of Fulwood

Eastgate is one of the roads covered by the new zone A swathe of Fulwood is now covered by a No Cold Calling zone. Nuisance calls to properties in a number of roads in the area had seen elderly residents feeling […]

3 months ago
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