Joshua Oakey missing: Ashton-on-Ribble teenager not seen for 10 days

Joshua is thought to be in the New Hall Lane area of the city A teenage boy has gone missing from Ashton-on-Ribble. Update: Preston Police said on Friday 14 October that Joshua had been found safe and well Police are searching for 15-year-old Joshua […]

5 months ago
Family pay tribute ‘much loved son and brother’ who died in Whitestake crash

The family of the teenager who died following an incident in Whitestake on Friday evening have released a tribute. Dylan Crossey, 15, was involved in a collision while cycling down […]

5 months ago
Government confirms it will investigate Preston library closures

Lostock Hall library has now closed Pic: Google A formal complaint has been raised against the closure of libraries in Preston and Lancashire by Lancashire County Council. Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace says the county council […]

5 months ago
Preston plays host to first Acts of Kindness Day

Preston hosted its first day dedicated to random acts of kindness on Thursday. The UCLan Acts of Kindness Day was organised as a day-long event by staff and students from […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Teenage boy dies following collision in Whitestake

The teenage boy involved in the collision last night has passed away. Dylan Crossey, 15, was cycling down Chainhouse Lane towards Penwortham Way at around 11pm when he was involved […]

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Teenage cyclist in critical condition after collision in Whitestake

A teenage boy has been left with serious head injuries following a collision in Whitestake. The 15-year-old  has been taken to Royal Preston Hospital where his condition is described as […]

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How new restaurant in Fishergate Baptist Church may look

The plans to convert Fishergate Baptist church into a new restaurant have been approved by Preston City Council’s planning department. The church, built in 1857, is located on the corner […]

5 months ago
This is Lancashire County Council’s eight point plan for solving Fishergate gridlock

Traffic in Fishergate. Not an unusual sight. Pic: Jessica Simpson Preston’s city centre gridlock takes a new twist as road bosses will be introducing bus lanes. New ‘no right-turn’ signs are to be added to the Butler Street junction leaving […]

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