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Preston taxi driver fined for smoking in his cab

The driver was seen smoking in a black cab Pic: Liam/Doktorb The driver was seen smoking in a black cab Pic: Liam/Doktorb A Preston taxi driver has been caught and fined for smoking in his vehicle. Ghafoor Akthar, 60, pleaded guilty […]

2 weeks ago
Harris neon sign among ‘best in the North’ for art guide

This neon sign has beamed down on the Flag Market since January This neon sign has beamed down on the Flag Market since January Three Preston organisations have retained their place in the top 50 most socially valuable arts organisations in the […]

2 weeks ago
Woman rescued after pan causes house fire

Crews were called to Watling Street Road. Credit: Google A woman was rescued from a house fire late last night (June 13). Crews from Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service were […]

2 weeks ago
South American restaurant plans to open in Preston city centre

This empty store would be converted into a new cafe Pic: Google This empty store would be converted into a new cafe Pic: Google A South American themed restaurant is planning to come to Preston city centre. Cafune – with a Brazilian […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Woman rescued from house fire in Ashton

Fairfield Drive in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Google Fairfield Drive in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Google Fire crews were scrambled to reports of a woman being trapped in a house in Ashton-on-Ribble. Three fire engines from Lancashire Fire and Rescue […]

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Ideas for Father’s Day meal in and around Preston

Father’s Day takes place on Sunday 18 June and food challenges are a great and fun way to spend the special day. Here at Blog Preston we have put together a […]

2 weeks ago
This is Walker Lane on a Monday morning without PNE training ground

Walker Lane traffic Proposals for a new training ground for Preston North End and hundreds of new homes on a golf course in the city have drawn criticism for the pressure on the […]

2 weeks ago
Lynn Parsonage missing: Woman last seen at Ribby Hall

Lynn Parsonage Lynn Parsonage Police are appealing to trace a woman last seen at Ribby Hall Leisure Village. Update: Police say Lynn was found safe and well on Wednesday (14 June). Lynn […]

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