The village of Grimsargh sits to the North East edge of Preston, a short drive from the major motorway links

Crash in Haighton Green Lane sees driver taken to hospital

The car being taken away after the crash near Grimsargh Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver is in hospital after a crash in a rural road on the outskirts of Preston. Crews from Fulwood and Preston raced to the scene in Haighton Green Lane […]

1 month ago
Police patrol Grimsargh following spate of break-ins

Police have stepped up patrols in rural parts of Preston following a spate of burglaries. Several cars, garages and one home were broken-into in the Grimsargh area. Preston Police say […]

1 month ago
Symphony at the Tower concerts come to an end after 21 years

Katherine Jenkins headlined the second night of the 2014 Symphony concerts The final note has been played as a series of concerts on the edge of Preston comes to an end. St Catherine’s Hospice has announced the Symphony at the Tower […]

2 months ago
Pensioner airlifted to hospital as crash closes rural Preston road

Cumeragh Lane is closed due to the crash Pic: Google A pensioner has died following a crash on the outskirts of Preston. Cumeragh Lane between Whittingham and Longridge had been closed in both directions. Preston Police say one vehicle was involved […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement BAE Systems to recruit new apprentices for Samlesbury and Warton

Brad Smith, the 2016 apprentice of the year at BAE Systems More than 100 apprentices are being recruited by one of Preston’s biggest employer. BAE Systems has announced the recruitment drive for Samlesbury and Warton. The aerospace firm says it needs […]

2 months ago
Van driver charged following death of pensioner in Longridge crash

Police and fire crews in Preston Road Pic: Stephen Melling A Ribchester man has been charged in connection with the death of a pensioner near Preston. The incident which saw an 80-year-old man from Longridge suffer serious injuries and die […]

2 months ago
Cyclist hurt after falling from bike in Longridge

Inglewhite Road where the incident happened Pic: Google Police are attempting to piece together how a cyclist fell from his bike in Longridge. They are seeking a woman who is understood to have come to the 47-year-old rider’s […]

2 months ago
Preston school and marketing agency try nailing the Mannequin Challenge

Freshfield take on the Mannequin Challenge as do the Goosnargh school Prestonians have been marking Christmas Jumper Day by attempting online craze the Mannequin Challenge. Oliverson’s Church of England Primary School in Goosnargh may have nailed one of the best yet. […]

2 months ago
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