News and information on Deepdale in Preston, Lancashire. An area of the city known mainly for football as it is home to Deepdale the ground where Preston North End play. But it is also home to many residents in rows of tightly packed terraced housing.

Work begins on new Frankie and Benny’s at Deepdale Shopping Park

Hoardings up at Deepdale Shopping Park Work has begun on a new restaurant at a Preston retail park. Hoardings have gone up at Deepdale Shopping Park near Pizza Hut. Frankie and Benny’s said it was going […]

6 months ago
Deepdale Enclosure to lose special conservation status

Stephenson Terrace will remain as a listed building but would lose its Conservation Area status Pic: Tony Worrall An area of Deepdale dating back to Victorian times is due to lose its special heritage status. The Deepdale Enclosure covers the roads around Stephenson Terrace and the grassy area […]

6 months ago
Preston drugs gang who supplied Manchester and Leicester uncovered

Mahmoud Jaber, Wajid Hussain, Zahid Khan, Nadeem Hussain, Mohammed Wasim Akhtar and Mohammed Miah have all been jailed for their role in the drugs gang Six men have been jailed for their part in a drugs gang operating across Preston. The gang was headed by 40-year-old Zahid Khan of Albert Terrace, Deepdale, who was sentenced […]

6 months ago
Nicholas Armstrong jailed for stealing Preston priest’s wallet

Nicholas Armstrong A burglar who broke into a priest’s house and stole his wallet while the priest cooked Sunday lunch has been jailed for 14 months. Nicholas Armstrong, 42, climbed in through […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man punched in the face during Preston club toilet attack

Police would like to speak this man A man was attacked in the toilets of a Preston club after being involved in an altercation. Preston Police have released a CCTV picture of a man they wish to […]

7 months ago
Man attacked by gang of six women in Deepdale

A man out enjoying a Bank Holiday pint was attacked by a gang of six women in Deepdale. Preston Police have launched an appeal to trace a Good Samaritan who […]

7 months ago
Car bursts into flames in Deepdale

Flames licked round the car as police closed the road Pic: Lancashire Road Police A car burst into flames in Deepdale on Bank Holiday Monday. Fire crews were called to Fletcher Road after flames appeared from under the bonnet. Preston Police closed the road […]

8 months ago
Allison Threlfall jailed for lying about her son’s whereabouts on night Jon-Jo Highton died

Allison Threlfall, left, has been jailed for her role in the death of Jon-Jo Highton The mother of a man jailed for being one of the killers of a Preston teenager has been jailed for perverting the course of justice. Allison Threlfall, 44, of Fell […]

8 months ago
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