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Thunderstorms and ‘large hail’ severe weather warning issued

Still taken from Stephen Melling’s thunder video The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Wednesday (July 19) predicting thunderstorms, large hail and the potential for flooding. The […]

3 days ago
Newman College raises thousands for charities

Cardinal Newman College's new building Cardinal Newman College Cardinal Newman College has announced it has raised £15,472.45 in the last academic year. The sixth form college, which offers a wide range of both A-level and BTEC […]

4 days ago
Crews called to house fire in Ribbleton

Crews from Preston were called to a kitchen fire in Raikes Road. Credit: Google Fire crews responded to a house fire in the Ribbleton area this evening (July 17). Two […]

4 days ago
Vintage cars to go on display at Preston hospice

Classics cars on display at The Mill at St Catherine's Hospice Pic: Gary Poole Classics cars on display at The Mill at St Catherine’s Hospice Pic: Gary Poole Classic cars will line the car park of a Preston hospice during August. Nearly 50 vintage […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Boy suffers serious head injury after being hit by car

Queen Street was closed following the incident Pic: Google Queen Street was closed following the incident Pic: Google Police are appealing for information after a seven year old boy was injured in a collision in Preston. The incident happened […]

4 days ago
King Karai latest restaurant to announce closure

King Karai King Karai has become the latest restaurant to announce it is closing its doors. The iconic Indian restaurant, in Watery Lane, will close in August to allow the owner, Babu, […]

4 days ago
Free Muslim primary school in Preston applies for three more years

An aerial view of Eden Boys School in London Road An aerial view of the temporary school sites in London Road Proposals have been tabled to continue using a former office block as a Free School until 2020. Olive Primary […]

4 days ago
Prestonians woken on Saturday night by ‘loud explosions’

Fireworks seem the most likely cause Pic: Tony Worrall Fireworks seem the most likely cause Pic: Tony Worrall Households across Preston were startled by a series of loud explosions on Saturday evening. From Lea to Longridge reports came in […]

4 days ago
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