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Official Presentation of the Guild Time Capsule

At 11.50am on Saturday 24th August, the Mayor of Preston, Councillor Veronica Afrin, was in attendance at the Harris Flights to officially present the Guild prototype Time Capsule to the […]

3 years ago
Allotment fire on Blackpool Road destroys two sheds

Two allotment sheds went up in flames in the early hours of Sunday morning. A propane cylinder exploded accoding to Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service who were called out at […]

3 years ago
In pictures: Harris Flights enjoys arts performances on second weekend

A second weekend of events at the Harris Flights has been taking place. The temporary steps, leading from the Flag Market to the Harris Museum, are playing host to a […]

3 years ago
Meet Preston’s councillors: Bill Shannon representing Ingol

This is the latest in our series looking at the people who represent us. Name: Bill Shannon Age: 69 Which ward do you represent: Ingol How long have you represented […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Council appoints heritage guru to help win Winckley Square funding

winckley square A heritage project has a new man to lead it after Preston City Council appointed Paul Crowther. The city council are attempting to secure almost £1 million to put towards […]

3 years ago
Preston North End v Blackpool disorder: Police announce four further arrests in investigation

Our man Paul Melling was in the stands when fans made their way onto the pitch Lancashire Police have announced four further arrests as part of their ongoing investigation into the Preston v Blackpool disorder. Following 200 supporters invading the pitch and disorder after and before […]

3 years ago
One man suffers burns as fire crews tackle Deepdale chemical spillage

Fire crews have been called to a chemical spillage in Deepdale. One man suffered burns and has been treated by paramedics at the scene. A Hazardous Materials Unit was dispatched […]

3 years ago
Body recovered from the River Ribble at Avenham Park

A body has been recovered from the River Ribble. Police and other emergency services have been on the riverbank at Avenham Park since just before 3pm according to an eyewitness. […]

3 years ago
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