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This is what hygiene inspectors found inside Preston supermarket

The closed One Stop in Ribbleton A mini-supermarket has been fined after eight dead mice were found scattered across the shop. One Stop Stores Limited was visited by environmental health officers who found the mice on glue […]

3 months ago
Cromwell Road stabbing: Man remains in hospital with stab wound

Police vehicles and an ambulance in Cromwell Road on Saturday night Pic: Andy Spear Police are continuing to investigate a stabbing incident in Ribbleton involving a man and a woman. The junction of Ribbleton Avenue and Cromwell Road was closed off for a number […]

3 months ago
Police incident closed Cromwell Road on Saturday night

Police vehicles and an ambulance in Cromwell Road on Saturday night Pic: Andy Spear Police closed off a busy Preston junction on Saturday night due to a serious incident. Cromwell Road, in Ribbleton, had a number of emergency services vehicles where it meets Ribbleton […]

3 months ago
CCTV pictures released after Friargate robbery

Two men pictured near Friargate A robbery which left a young man ‘extremely shaken’ has seen police launch a CCTV appeal to trace two men. Pictures have been released of two men police would like […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Future of Polish supermarket hangs in the balance after licensing hearing

The Europa is in Ribbleton Lane Pic: Google The booze licence review of Polish off licence Europa Delikatesy saw councillors hear about a ‘significant increase’ in anti-social behaviour near the shop. The application for the review was submitted by […]

3 months ago
Lea Road stabbing: Three people arrested as victim remains in hospital

A police officer stands at a cordon in Lea Road A man is in a stable condition in hospital after being stabbed in the stomach in Lea. The 29-year-old man was stabbed in the early hours of Sunday (31 July) […]

3 months ago
Deepdale man banned from Preston city centre pub

Mark McAlinden is banned from this pub A pub-goer has been banned from his favourite boozer after he floored another man he saw him talking to his date at the bar. Robert Sneddon had been celebrating a […]

3 months ago
Police and forensics teams outside Lea house

Preston Police outside the home in Lea on Sunday morning Police were maintaining a presence outside a house in Lea. During Sunday morning a number of police vehicles were outside a property close to the junction of Lea Road with Nelson Road. A […]

3 months ago
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