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First warnings to beggars issued in Preston city centre crackdown

One of the warning letters and a homeless man on Preston's streets The first warnings have been issued to persistent beggars in Preston city centre. Preston Police were out with officers from Preston City Council in the Off The Streets campaign. They […]

5 months ago
Cheeky Nando’s offer to A level results students

Nandos set meal Pic: David Woo If you picked up your A level results on Thursday morning you could be in line for a free Nando’s. The chicken restaurant chain is offering a free quarter chicken […]

5 months ago
Petrol bombs thrown through windows of Lea home

Flames from the window as one of the men watches Pictures show how a home in Lea was targeted by suspected arsonists. Flames leap from the windows of a property in Blackpool Road after ‘petrol bombs’ were thrown through them. […]

5 months ago
Fire hydrant warning after video shows one set off in Ribbleton

Water shooting in the air as kids play Pic: Stephen Melling Children who set off fire hydrants to cool down in the hot weather are being warned of the risks it poses. Footage has emerged showing kids playing in an open […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two people in hospital after Greaves Town Lane crash

Emergency services near Lea Primary School on Wednesday The rider of a motorbike and his passengers are in hospital after a crash in Larches on Wednesday evening. A black Kawasaki motorcycle collided with a silver Jaguar in Greaves […]

5 months ago
Car in ball of flames in Preston road

The man had just dropped off his children when this happened A man had just dropped his children off when his car burst into flames. Firefighters were scrambled to St Cuthbert’s Road in Fishwick on Tuesday afternoon. They arrived to find […]

5 months ago
Crash involving motorbike closes road near Preston primary school

Greaves Town Lane has been closed to traffic Pic: Benny McNally Police closed a road in Larches after a crash involving a motorbike. A motorcyclist is understood to have been treated at the scene on Wednesday afternoon. The road was closed […]

5 months ago
Speed humps and junction table could be placed in Larches

Speed humps are among several traffic calming measures that could be placed in the Larches area of Preston. Approval is being sought for the Lancashire County Council Scheme, which hopes […]

5 months ago
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