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Three men arrested as armed police raid homes in Preston city centre

Officers close off the junction of Crown Street and Atkinson Close Pic: givemetruth Three men have been arrested on suspicion of firearms offences after police stopped a vehicle in Deepdale. Armed officers flagged down the vehicle in Argyll Road and two men from […]

5 months ago
Police seek Withy Trees pub mobile phone distraction theft suspects

CCTV images released by police of two men wanted in connection with the incident Police are looking for two men in connection with the theft of a mobile phone from a pub in Preston. Two men entered the Withy Trees Pub in Lytham Road, […]

5 months ago
Art exhibition of Lancashire photographs could be installed on Fishergate railway bridge

Bernie Blackburn's photoshop of how the bridge could look Preston Railway Bridge on Fishergate is set to become a showcase welcoming visitors to the city. First mooted by Preston photographer Bernie Blackburn it appears someone in Lancashire County Council […]

5 months ago
Armed police arrest man in Preston city centre

Officers close off the junction of Crown Street and Atkinson Close Pic: givemetruth Armed police have arrested a man in Preston city centre during Tuesday evening. A number of members of the public reported the man was surrounded by armed officers in Atkinson […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement US rapper B Dolan coming to The Ferret

b dolan US rapper B Dolan will play a show at The Ferret on September 17. The rapper, and spoken word artist, recently released his third studio album Kill the Wolf on […]

5 months ago
Preston Bus Station design competition entries: What might have been?

Some of the entries in the Bus Station competition The winner has been picked for the Preston Bus Station design but who else applied? All of the unsuccessful entries have now been revealed by the Royal Institute of British […]

5 months ago
Ribbleton shop faces licensing battle after illegal cigarette dealings uncovered

The Cost Cutter shop stands on the corner of Ribbleton Lane and Skeffington Lane Pic: Google A Ribbleton convenience store faces being stripped of its licence over allegations of sales of contraband cigarettes. Preston Police have applied for a review of the licence held by Costcutter […]

5 months ago
Preston weather warning: Heavy rain may cause localised flooding

Surface water in Walton-le-Dale Pic: Louise Hogg Preston is set for heavy rain during Bank Holiday Monday evening and into the first working day of the week. The Met Office has issued a warning of rain sweeping […]

5 months ago
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