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Knife-wielding robber hunted by police after Ashton raid

Police want to speak to this man following the robbery A terrifying raid at a convenience store in Ashton-on-Ribble has triggered a police appeal. Witnesses are being sought after a man entered the shop in Wellington Road on Tuesday (24 […]

4 months ago
Stagecoach cut the Bamber Bridge 150 bus service

A bus service running from Bamber Bridge to the city centre is being stopped. The 150 service currently takes the route through Bamber Bridge, Gregson Lane, Higher Walton and completes […]

4 months ago
Neon sign turned on at Harris Museum and Art Gallery

Will it? Pic: Paul Melling A Turner prize-winning artist’s work has been emblazoned across the front of the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Everything Is Going To Be Alright is beaming down from the grade-I […]

4 months ago
Police appeal after burglaries at opticians and newsagents

Police want to speak with this man after burglaries in both Preston and Fulwood. Stephen Bosanko, 36, is wanted in connection with a burglary at an opticians on Tithebarn Street […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Grasshoppers new pitch is opened by head coach of England rugby team

Head coach of the England rugby union team Eddie Jones, officially launched the Preston Grasshoppers new pitch. The coach made his way to the rugby club, on Lightfoot Lane, where […]

4 months ago
Protection zone in place as bird flu confirmed at Preston pheasant farm

A case of bird flu (avian influenza H5N8) has been confirmed in a flock of pheasants at Pilling, Preston. A 3km protection zone has been put in place around the […]

4 months ago
Penwortham library and childrens centre are saved

Two community buildings in Penwortham have been kept open thanks to a community council. Penwortham Library and the town’s Young People’s Centre were both earmarked for closure due to Lancashire […]

4 months ago
Civil rights film Glory to be screened at The Continental

Glory featuring Denzel Washington A film explaining the struggle of black soldiers in America’s Civil War is being screened at a Preston pub. The Continental is doing a special showing of 1989 classic Glory. […]

4 months ago
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