Man arrested after shooting in Ribbleton

police tape Police in Preston have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a shooting in Ribbleton. Officers were called to Ribbleton Lane/Skeffington Road around 1am this morning after reports […]

7 years ago
New advice centre opens to help young people into work

Preston College has opened a new advice centre in the city centre which aims to provide advice and guidance to young people who are not in employment, education or training. The […]

7 years ago
Something for Halloween: Evil Dead II at The Continental

evil dead II Gearing up for Halloween? If you fancy scaring yourself silly the Continental have a special screening of a horror classic. Evil Dead II will be on the big screen at […]

7 years ago
Ribble Valley MP brands idea to move Fishwick out of Preston as a “glaring anomaly”

The proposition to move Fishwick out of the Preston constituency and into the Ribble Valley is a “glaring anomaly”, according to Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans. Speaking at today’s Boundary […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Opinion: The city of Preston could be divided into two halves, say Lib Dems

This is a guest post by Liam Pennington, on behalf of the North West Liberal Democrats. At the beginning of September, the Boundary Commission for England published its proposals to […]

7 years ago
BAE job losses at Warton and Samlesbury to be debated in Parliament

eurofighter typhoon The loss of 3,000 jobs at BAE Systems is set to be discussed in the House of Commons this week. The company is one of the city’s biggest employers and […]

7 years ago
Funding on offer for green-fingered residents and groups

avenham japanese garden Community groups who help improve the environment could be in with a chance of winning some funding. Preston council is calling on green-fingered organisations and individuals to apply for money […]

7 years ago
Public asked for views on new housing plan for Central Lancashire

ashton house A plan to build swathes of new homes in and around Preston goes on public display this week. The strategy proposed by Preston, South Ribble and Chorley council could see […]

7 years ago
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