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Adelphi Square plan approved for UCLan and work to start in 2019

An aerial view of the proposed Adelphi Square and new student centre An aerial view of the proposed Adelphi Square and new student centre Preston’s university has been given approval to redrawn the Adelphi roundabout and create its flagship building. The £60million […]

6 days ago
Broughton residents find Newsham Hall Lane unexpectedly closed

Broughton residents were not pleased to discover a busy road in the area was unexpectedly closed by Lancashire County Council. A sign was placed on Newsham Hall Lane warning drivers […]

6 days ago
Police discover man’s body in house in Plungington area

Moor Hall Street in the Plungington area Pic: Google Moor Hall Street in the Plungington area Pic: Google A man was found dead at a house in Preston during Monday evening. Preston Police have confirmed they were called to […]

6 days ago
Witness appeal after attack on McDonalds security guard in Preston

McDonalds in Preston city centre McDonalds in Preston city centre Police are appealing after an attack on a security guard at a Preston city centre fast-food restaurant. The incident, which took place shortly before Christmas, […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man jailed after gun found in car following Fishwick crash

Faisal Khan is now behind bars Faisal Khan is now behind bars A man has been jailed after a police chase ended with his car crashing into a lamppost in Fishwick and a gun found in […]

7 days ago
Firefighters cut driver free from Preston industrial estate crash

The car being attended to by fire crews in Tustin Way Pic: A Patel The car being attended to by fire crews in Tustin Way Pic: A Patel Fire crews were called to cut a driver free from their car after a crash at […]

1 week ago
M6 sees very heavy traffic near Preston due to crash

The M6 has a lane closed near Junction 31 Pic: Google The M6 has a lane closed near Junction 31 Pic: Google One lane is closed on the M6 near Preston causing delays of more than half-an-hour. Emergency services have closed […]

1 week ago
Preston Trampower appoints contractor to build Deepdale test line

How the tram stop could look on Deepdale Street An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look The contractor to build a pilot tram line in Preston has been appointed. Eric Wright Construction are […]

1 week ago
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