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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.

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 […]

1 week ago
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 […]

2 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 […]

2 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 […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 months ago
Watch as four men raid Preston Spar shop with a crowbar

One of the men uses the crow bar to lever open the till Police have released footage of crowbar wielding thieves at work in a Preston shop. Four men are wanted after the raid at the Spar in Plungington Road. The incident took […]

3 months ago
Watch as police raid cannabis factory in Preston

Inside the cannabis factory uncovered by Preston Police Police have raided more homes in Preston as part of a crackdown on drug dealing. A cannabis factory was discovered in Haysworth Street in the Plungington area on Tuesday (28 […]

3 months ago
Man talked down from roof in Tulketh area

Roebuck Street where the incident took place Pic: Google Roebuck Street where the incident took place Pic: Google A man was talked down from a roof at a house in the Tulketh area during Tuesday afternoon. Preston Police cordoned off […]

4 months ago
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