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Moonlight Walk to remember dedicated hospice volunteer Barry Ashton

Barry Ashton Barry Ashton The Moonlight and Memories Walk, which will be held by St Catherine’s Hospice on 1 July, will be a fitting tribute to a long-standing volunteer, Barry Ashton. Barry was […]

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Fishergate bollard is sent flying into another bollard

The bollard was left at the feet of the other bollard in Fishergate Pic: Mark Ormerod The bollard was left at the feet of the other bollard in Fishergate Pic: Mark Ormerod It was only recently reinforced but Fishergate bollard has gone rolling once more. Original […]

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St George Shopping Centre will host free children’s activities this half-term

Have you seen the illustration within the St George's centre? St George’s Shopping Centre, in Preston city centre, will be hosting a range of activities to help keep the children busy during this school half term. There will be lots of […]

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Lane Ends shop closes after 25 years of knitting

The Wool Shop closed its doors in late April Pic: Tony Worrall The Wool Shop closed its doors in late April Pic: Tony Worrall A stitch in time of Preston’s retail history has closed its doors for the final time. The Wool […]

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Advertisement Advertisement This is the state that fly-tippers left Cottam Lane in

Fly tippers have unloaded their unwanted goods on Cottam Lane in Preston. The items dumped next to Haslam Park in Ashton included stacks of wood, tyres, old cushions, bags of rubbish […]

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Teenager in hospital after Tag Lane crash

The air ambulance was called to the scene, but was stood down Pic: Kathryn Parkinson The air ambulance was called to the scene, but was stood down Pic: Kathryn Parkinson A Preston teenager is being treated for injuries to his leg after a crash in […]

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Cyber attack causes fourth day of Royal Preston Hospital cancellations

The screen which greeted staff at the doctor's surgery The screen which greeted staff throughout the NHS Patients with planned procedures and operations at Royal Preston Hospital have been told they must wait a fourth day as delays continue. Lancashire Teaching […]

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Neil Hynam missing: Police growing concerned for Bamber Bridge man

Neil Hynam Neil Hynam A Bamber Bridge man last seen on Monday has triggered a police missing persons appeal. Neil Hynam was last seen in Station Road at 12noon on Monday (8 […]

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