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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 […]

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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 […]

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Police appeal to trace Preston woman wanted for theft

Beverley Allen Beverley Allen Police have released the picture of a woman wanted in connection with theft. Update: Police say Allan has been arrested on Monday (17 July) and is in custody […]

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Boy taken to hospital after Queen Street crash

Queen Street was closed following the incident Pic: Google Queen Street was closed following the incident Pic: Google A seven-year-old boy is in hospital following a crash in Preston city centre on Sunday afternoon. Preston Police shut Queen Street, […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Foxton Centre wins funding from BBC Children in Need

The Foxton Centre aims to help the most vulnerable people in the city The Foxton Centre aims to help the most vulnerable people in the city Money raised by BBC Children in Need has been granted to a Preston charity. The Foxton Centre […]

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Former Corrie star becomes St Catherine’s Hospice patron

Tisha Merry and her mum Michelle Tisha Merry and her mum Michelle A former Coronation Street star has become the new patron of a Preston hospice. Tisha Merry, who grew up near Lostock Hall, takes on […]

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Play telling story of a teenage mother coming to Preston

Ice Baby by Sarah Miller Ice Baby by Sarah Miller A play about being a teenage mother is coming to Preston. Ice Baby is written and performed by young people as part of Cumbria-based Ashton […]

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First drivers to use Broughton Bypass from Monday

Broughton Bypass work continues Broughton Bypass work continues Part of a new bypass in Preston is to be driven on for the first time during Monday. Due to roadworks at the M55 junction with […]

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