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News and information about the Broadgate area of Preston, Lancashire. Although part of the Riversway electoral ward, Broadgate is very close to the city centre and is an area of housing that spills down Fishergate Hill towards the River Ribble.

Two teenagers arrested after burglary in Penwortham

Police used mounted officers to search in Penwortham Police used mounted officers to search in Penwortham Two teenagers have been arrested after a burglary and police chase across Penwortham and Broadgate. Eyewitnesses reported a large police presence, including […]

1 month ago
Driver crashes during school run in Broadgate area

Police attended the incident at the school in Broadgate Police attended the incident at the school in Broadgate Police closed off part of South Meadow Lane on Tuesday morning during the school run. A driver had crashed into a […]

2 months ago
Vintage and hand crafted fair returns to Preston for 2018

Riverside Vintage event coming to New Continental Look out for an explosion of creativity as the Riverside Vintage and Hand Crafted Fair returns to The Continental for the first time […]

2 months ago
Road rage incident saw man smash BMW windows

Lauderdale Street where the incident took place Pic: Google Lauderdale Street where the incident took place Pic: Google Police are investigating after a road rage incident in Preston. Officers were called to Lauderdale Street, in the Broadgate area, around […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Window smashed as stones thrown at buses and cars in Preston

Glass was sent flying across the bus Pic: Preston Police Glass was sent flying across the bus Pic: Preston Police Police are appealing for witnesses after stones were thrown at buses and cars in the Broadgate area. During Sunday night […]

4 months ago
Search for missing Michael Brooks resumes with marine units

The marine units have resumed a presence in Broadgate Pic:@ Neetal Parekh Specialist marine search units have resumed the search for a missing Preston man along the River Ribble. Michael Brooks was last seen in the early hours of Sunday (14 January) […]

4 months ago
Police release CCTV of missing Michael Brooks

Preston Police have released CCTV footage of Michael Brooks from the morning he went missing on Sunday 14 January. The video shows Michael leaving his flat on Lawson Street with […]

4 months ago
Search for missing Preston man continues into fourth day

The search continues The search for a missing Preston man continues into a fourth day. Michael Brookes, 19, went missing around 2am on Sunday (January 14) morning when in the […]

4 months ago
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