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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.

Arrests made after stolen car crashes in Plungington

The car was found abandoned in Eldon Street Pic: LancsRoadPolice The car was found abandoned in Eldon Street Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police have made arrests after a stolen car crashed into a number of vehicles in a Preston side road. The […]

1 week ago
Plungington gin festival planned for August Bank Holiday

Gin and tonic time Pic: sarahstierch Gin and tonic time Pic: sarahstierch Gin fans in Preston are being told to brace for three days of G&Ts. Plungington Hotel is playing host to the Plungington Gin Festival […]

1 month ago
Preston man avoids jail for role in multi-million pound NHS fraud gang

The Preston part of the fraud gang operated from Brackenbury Road Pic: Google The Preston part of the fraud gang operated from Brackenbury Road Pic: Google A Preston man has avoided jail for his part in a gang who stolen millions of pounds […]

2 months ago
Clean up of Preston canal to be done by volunteers

Along the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Along the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A stretch of the canal at Preston is to be cleaned up by volunteers. Residents living along Shelley Road are being […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Another busy Preston road to be shut for roadworks

Aqueduct Street is to be closed for a couple of days Pic: Google Aqueduct Street is to be closed for a couple of days Pic: Google A large stretch of a busy connecting road in Preston on the outskirts of the city centre […]

3 months ago
Disabled Preston boy’s trike returned – but it’s been trashed

The trike is custom made for Keaton The trike is custom made for Keaton The customised trike belonging to a disabled Preston boy has been found. But it’s been stripped and trashed for scrap leaving five-year-old Keaton […]

3 months ago
Someone has taken this disabled Preston boy’s trike

The trike is custom made for Keaton The trike is custom made for Keaton A family are appealing for the return of a disabled child’s custom-made bike. The trike, beloning to five-year-old Keaton, was taken during Wednesday […]

4 months ago
Youths who set fire to bin and ‘played with it’ hunted by police

The group were seen putting their hands into the bin while it was smouldering Pictures released by police of the youths setting fire to the bin A group of youths are being hunted after a fire behind shops in Plungington. Preston Police have released […]

4 months ago
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