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Plungington

News and information about the area of Plungington in Preston, Lancashire. Known locally as “Plungie” the area runs in a strip alongside Plungington Road which is one of the main student housing areas in the city.

Two cars in crash at North Road crossroads

The scene in North Road Pic: Blog Preston The scene in North Road Pic: Blog Preston Emergency services are treating one person after a crash at a busy Preston junction. A BMW and an Audi were involved in […]

1 week ago
Major Preston Bus and Stagecoach timetable changes from September

The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson Bus passengers in Preston are being advised of a number of changes from early […]

2 weeks ago
Police raid abandoned Preston restaurant and discover cannabis farm

The former China House restaurant saw a heavy police presence The former China House restaurant saw a heavy police presence A major police operation during Friday (27 July) shut down a suspected cannabis farm in Ashton-on-Ribble. Dozens of police officers […]

3 weeks ago
Driver in hospital after crashing into wall in Plungington

The scene in Eldon Street following the crash Pic: Kaity Lyon Corner of Jemmett Street and Eldon Street Pic: Google A man was taken to hospital after a crash in the early-hours of Wednesday morning in the Plungington area. The driver […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Emergency sewer works shut Plungington Road

The 23 service is one of those with later times Pic: Claire Pendrous The 23 service is taking a different route Pic: Claire Pendrous One of Preston’s busiest bus services is continuing to be diverted due to a road closure. Update: Plungington Road […]

1 month ago
This Preston school has been awarded Primary School of the Year

Eldon Primary School at the Tes Schools Awards. Pic credit: Tes Schools Awards A Preston primary school has scooped a prestigious national award. Eldon Primary School has won the Primary […]

2 months ago
Smoke billows near Blackpool Road from shed fire

Ainslie Road junction on Blackpool Road Pic: Google Ainslie Road junction on Blackpool Road Pic: Google A shed fire sent smoke billowing near two main roads in Preston on Wednesday (27 June) afternoon. The fire in Ainslie Road, […]

2 months ago
Man and woman in hospital after Ripon Street attack

Emergency services in Ripon Street Emergency services in Ripon Street A man and woman are both in hospital and under arrest after an attack in the Plungington area. Preston Police attended reports of an assault […]

2 months ago
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