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Man in hospital after New Hall Lane attack

Junction of Delaware Street and New Hall Lane Pic: Google Junction of Delaware Street and New Hall Lane Pic: Google A man in his 30s was taken to hospital following an assault in the St Matthews area of the city. […]

1 month ago
Watch as driver exits the motorway at Preston – but not in a safe way!

Things don't look too bad at this point Pic: Lancs Road Police M6 N/B Preston driver missed his junction reported for Due Care and Attention #t3rpu @NWmwaypolice pic.twitter.com/SS0sF7muyo — Lancs Road Police (@LancsRoadPolice) April 12, 2017 There’s few words to describe the […]

1 month ago
Police want to speak to couple after Preston city centre attack

Police have released CCTV images of a couple they want to speak to Police have released footage of a couple they want to speak to following an assault in Preston city centre. A 58-year-old man became involved in an altercation with a man […]

1 month ago
Update on investigation into Ben Pennington attack

Ben Pennington pictured in intensive care by his father Ben Pennington pictured in intensive care by his father at the time Police have given an update on the investigation into the assault on a nightclub goer – more than […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement CCTV appeal after woman pushed to floor and iPhone stolen

CCTV image issued by Preston Police Preston Police have issued a CCTV appeal after a woman was robbed in Preston. Police were called around 4.45am on Monday, April 3, following […]

1 month ago
How kids ‘set fire to seats’ in ‘serious vandalism’ on bus service

Preston Bus has threatened to withdraw offers for kids after claims of serious vandalism on one of its services. A statement on their website says two boys and two girls used […]

1 month ago
Search on for potential witness after fail-to-stop collision leaves cyclist with broken arm

The corner of Garstang Road and Ripon Street Preston Police are trying to trace a man who may have witnessed a fail-to-stop collision which left a cyclist with a broken arm. […]

1 month ago
Carer who swindled a pensioner is ordered to pay back ill gotten gains

Toni Chippendale was supposed to be caring for Mr Cooke - all the while she was stealing from him Toni Chippendale was supposed to be caring for Mr Cooke – all the while she was stealing from him A female carer who scammed a pensioner out of hundreds of […]

1 month ago
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