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Easter Bank Holiday weather: Preston high winds warning issued

Strong winds are expected Easter Saturday is due to be a bit gusty as a weather warning for gale force winds has been issued. Preston’s Lancashire Market in Friargate is going ahead but stallholders […]

5 months ago
A load of waffle? Preston cafe serves up Easter treat

Two of the waffle flavours available to try Fancy a different Easter treat during the Bank Holiday weekend? Good Friday is also national Waffle Day (who knew!?) and one Preston cafe has chosen to celebrate this. The Ultimate […]

5 months ago
Penwortham bathroom fire sees Good Friday callout for fire crews

Aspinall Close in Penwortham Pic: Google An extractor fan in a bathroom at a Penwortham home caught fire on Good Friday morning. Firefighters from Penwortham and Bamber Bridge were called to Aspinall Close, off Kingsfold Drive. […]

5 months ago
Tulketh drivers warned after car break-ins

Stocks Road is one of the areas targeted say police Pic: Google Motorists are being warned to secure their vehicles after a number of break-ins in the lead up to the Easter weekend. Preston Police have stepped up patrols in the Tulketh […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Audi crashes off M65 in Bamber Bridge

Police shared a picture of the car on the edge of the road Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver has been arrested after his car careered off the motorway near Preston. Lancashire Road Police said a breathalyser reading placed the man nearly three times the legal drink-drive […]

5 months ago
Preston congestion city: How long do we spend stuck in traffic jams?

Traffic backed up on the Ringway Pic: Tony Worrall Drivers in Preston are spending slightly less time stuck in traffic compared to five years ago according to new data. The annual Traffic Index study shows the city is still […]

5 months ago
Ribchester Roman dig features on BBC4 show

Students and volunteers digging at Ribchester A Roman settlement near Preston has been featured on a BBC4 programme. Ribchester’s archaeological dig has been ongoing by students at the University of Central Lancashire and they found themselves […]

5 months ago
The Plungington Hotel back open with a focus on real ale

Vini Hurst outside the Plungington Hotel in Lytham Road A prominent Preston pub has reopened after a number of years of changing hands. The Plungington Hotel at the top end of Plungington Road is now run by Vini Hurst. […]

5 months ago
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