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

Tributes paid to biker who died in Grimsargh crash

John Marsden John Marsden was a keen biker Family members have paid tribute to a biker who died in a crash on the outskirts of Preston. John Marsden, 51, was riding in […]

14 hours ago
Alston Hall fire: Late night astronomy session helps save listed mansion

A picture taken from the observatory of the Alston Hall fire A picture taken from the observatory of the Alston Hall fire Astronomers undertaking a late-night spotting exercise sounded the alarm about a fire which has left a grade-II listed building […]

1 week ago
Watch as Alston Hall fire sees a third of the building damaged

Alston Hall with aerial platforms on site Firefighters are having to pump water from a nearby pond to extinguish the fire at Alston Hall. pic.twitter.com/zwHTCtVUhI — Lancashire Fire (@LancashireFRS) March 16, 2017 A Victorian hall on the […]

1 week ago
Witness appeal after motorcyclist dies in Whittingham crash

The crash happened where Back Lane meets Cumeragh Lane Pic: Google The crash happened where Back Lane meets Cumeragh Lane Pic: Google Police have appealed for witnesses to a fatal crash on the outskirts of Preston during Friday afternoon. Around 3.25pm […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement United Utilities say water is back ON in Preston

Water being piped into the mains at Royal Preston Hospital Pic: United Utilities Water being piped into the mains at Royal Preston Hospital Pic: United Utilities Water supplies have been restored to households in the Preston area after being off for nearly 12 […]

2 weeks ago
Motorcyclist dead after crash near Whittingham

Cumeragh Lane at its junction with Back Lane Pic: Google Cumeragh Lane at its junction with Back Lane Pic: Google A major rural road on the outskirts of Preston has been shut due to a fatal crash. Cumeragh Lane is […]

2 weeks ago
Preston water shortage: United Utilities describe burst pipe repair as ‘tricky’

Water is not safe for drinking or cleaning your teeth with Pic: Mark Lee Cumeragh Lane where the pipe is located Pic: Google The water pipe which has burst leaving hundreds of Preston homes without a full water supply has been described as a […]

2 weeks ago
Preston homes left without water and poor pressure due to leak

Tap water is not safe to drink Pic: Olly Clarke There’s a lack of water at many homes Pic: Olly Clarke Households in Preston have awoken to a lack of water on Friday morning. United Utilities have identified a leak in […]

2 weeks ago
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