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Police hunt two men after stabbing off Fishergate Hill

The robbery took place between North Cliff Street and West Cliff Terrace Pic: Google The robbery took place between North Cliff Street and West Cliff Terrace Pic: Google A man has been taken to hospital after a stabbing in Preston city centre. Preston Police […]

1 month ago
Search for Stephen Bosanko wanted by police in Preston

Stephen Bosanko Stephen Bosanko Police are continuing to appeal for information to trace a double-killer who is wanted in connection with a number of offences. Stephen Bosanko is said to frequent various […]

1 month ago
Two cars set alight in arson at HMP Preston

HMP Preston has been picked to test the substance Pic: Tony Worrall HMP Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An arson investigation has begun after two cars were set alight near Preston Prison. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent one fire crew from Preston […]

1 month ago
Takeaway visitors could hold clue to Lea garage break in

The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google Police are hunting four men after they stole cash and cigarettes from a garage in Lea. During the early hours of […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man armed with meat cleaver in attempted Deepdale shop robbery

CCTV picture released following the incident in Reddy's store CCTV picture released following the incident in Reddy’s store A picture has been released after an attempted robbery in Deepdale. On Sunday (18 March) evening a man entered the Reddy’s […]

1 month ago
New witness appeal following Deepdale hit and run

Junction of Hermon Street and Ribbleton Lane Pic: Google Junction of Hermon Street and Ribbleton Lane Pic: Google Police made a fresh appeal for witnesses after a hit and run in Deepdale. A 10-year-old girl was cycling to a […]

1 month ago
Two takeaway drivers involved in Ribbleton crossroads crash

One of the vehicles involved in the crash Pic: LancsRoadPolice One of the vehicles involved in the crash Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police closed off a junction in Ribbleton on Sunday night following a crash. A man has been taken to hospital […]

1 month ago
Hit and run leaves pensioner hurt on Adelphi roundabout

The Adelphi roundabout as it is now Pic: Andy Squire The driver failed to stop after the Adelphi roundabout incident Pic: Andy Squire A pensioner was hurt after a suspected hit and run near Preston city centre. An 81-year-old man […]

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