Frenchwood flat raid: Three men wanted after two men assaulted

Livesey Street where the incident took place Pic: Google Three men are being hunted by police after a flat was raided by a masked gang. Two women and three men were attacked while at the flat in Frenchwood. Preston […]

6 months ago
Street 24-7 to tell story of Preston’s homeless

A spot where people sleep rough by the old Odeon cinema in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An amateur documentary maker in Preston has spent two weeks discovering what life is like for those on the city’s streets. Shane King is to tell the stories of rough […]

6 months ago
Well done Deborah! Preston nurse wins UK prize for her Rwandan hospital work

Deborah, second from left, receiving her award A Preston nurse who spent time during her studies working in a Rwandan hospital has been given an award. Deborah Huyton, 29, said she was ‘overwhelmed’ at receiving the most […]

6 months ago
Mega tonne transformer begins route through Preston

The transformer convoy making its way up Corporation Street Pic: Andy Speariett The long, slow, march of a 150 tonne transformer through the streets of Preston has begun. Lifted into position at Preston Docks on Friday lunchtime the heavy load is now […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two Preston women go missing after city centre night out

Police are trying to trace the woman with blonde hair seen leaving Yates' Police are appealing to find two women who haven’t been seen since the early hours of Saturday morning. Update: Emma has been found safe and well on Sunday (May 8) […]

6 months ago
Preston Muslim group says it helped buck council election turnout trend

Two Muslim women voting at Deepdale polling station Muslim community leaders in Preston say they have seen voting turnout increase in the most recent elections. Mosques and madrasahs in the city say they worked to explain the importance […]

6 months ago
Blitz nightclub granted permission to open until 6am

More late nights planned for Blitz Blitz nightclub has had an application approved for extended opening hours. The venue reopened at Church Row in August 2015 after the previous venue was demolished on Great Shaw Street […]

6 months ago
Exploring Ashton Park’s walled garden built by armed forces veterans

Donna Rowe-Green who showed us round the project A little oasis of gardening and woodwork for armed forces veterans in Ashton opened its doors to the public on Saturday. Dig In North West runs the garden in Ashton […]

6 months ago
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