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House fire in Preston last night ‘believed to have been started deliberately’

Ruskin Street in Preston Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service were called to a house fire last night (March 7) that they believe was started deliberately. Two appliances from Preston attended […]

2 weeks ago
Preston boy BARRED from retail park and supermarket

John Albert Fisher has strict restrictions placed on him by the courts John Albert Fisher has been issued with a criminal behaviour order A Preston teenager has been barred from going into a retail park and supermarket in Deepdale. John Albert Fisher, […]

2 weeks ago
Appeal to trace man after bag thefts on Preston trains

Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak to Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak to An appeal has been launched to trace a man following two thefts from trains passing through Preston. […]

2 weeks ago
White van recovered following brazen Fishwick fly-tipping

The white van being recovered by the city council The white van being recovered by the city council A van suspected to being used to fly-tip in Preston has been towed away. Following an appeal from Preston City Council, […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man cut free after multi-vehicle collision at Longridge

Higher Road in Longridge A man had to be cut free from his vehicle following a multi-vehicle collision in Longridge. Three vehicles were involved in the incident at around 7.30am […]

2 weeks ago
Man jailed for racially abusing passengers on train

Darren Ingham has been jailed A man has been jailed for racially abusing passengers on a train to Preston. Darren Ingham, 47 from Salford, pleaded guilty to breaching his ASBO […]

2 weeks ago
‘Preston man’ wanted after car theft using stolen cheque

Police wish to speak with this man West Yorkshire Police are looking for a man who claimed to be from Preston after a car theft in Bradford. The suspect is […]

2 weeks ago
Warning after card skimming devices found in Preston, Bamber Bridge and Leyland

The suspected skimming device in a police evidence bag A suspected skimming device in a police evidence bag South Ribble Police has issued a warning after reports of cash machine skimming devices being used in Preston, Leyland and Bamber Bridge. […]

3 weeks ago
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