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New car park planned near Preston Crown Court

What was the Saul Street Clinic A former medical centre looks set to become a new pay and display car park. Saul Street Clinic buildings which stand under the shadow of the city’s law courts is […]

18 mins ago
Road closures at Preston university campus given new dates

St Peter's Square is set to see all these houses flattened Pic: Blog Preston Two parts of Preston university’s £200million campus masterplan have been pushed back slightly. Road closures had been announced for Maudland Road and St Peter’s Square. Both are still going ahead […]

5 hours ago
How a new mother and baby group is making it a sling thing

A new baby wearing group and sling library has opened at the Valley Coffee Shop, Bamber Bridge.h Preston Slings gives parents and carers a chance to get together and share different […]

17 hours ago
Northern, Virgin and Transpennine trains disruption continues at Preston Station due to Leyland overhead wire damage

Delayed services at Preston Station Pic: Steve Saul Rail passengers are continuing to be caught up in major delays to and from Preston. Damage to the overhead wires near Leyland caused a bottle-neck on both the West Coast […]

18 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Vandals strike again at Penwortham woodland centre just days before grand opening

Diggy Sticks photo showing the fire in the woodlands Pic: Blog Preston/Diggy Sticks A new woodland centre in Penwortham has been targeted again by vandals. Diggy Sticks Woodland Centre is due for its grand opening this Bank Holiday weekend. Vandals have started a […]

20 hours ago
Businesses asked to Give an Hour to inspire the next generation

Business people in Lancashire SMEs are being asked to ‘Give an Hour’ to help young people make career decisions and succeed in working life. Launched by The Careers and Enterprise […]

1 day ago
Police close off Morrisons car park in Deepdale after woman hit by campervan

Police presence in the Morrisons car park Pic: Blog Preston A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a campervan in a supermarket car park. Preston Police have taped off part of the Morrisons car […]

1 day ago
South Ribble Borough Council chief executive ‘suspended’ along with two fellow officers

South Ribble Borough Council chief executive Heather McManus Three senior officers at South Ribble Borough Council have been ‘suspended’. BBC Lancashire political reporter Mike Stevens tweeted during Thursday (23 May) the local authority had placed its chief executive […]

1 day ago
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