A6 death crash: Romanian student was spotted in Preston shortly before his death

Cosmin Cocora and the section of the A6 where he died A Romanian student who died on the A6 just before Christmas was last seen in Preston. Cosmin Cocora, who was living in St Annes, was injured in a collision with […]

4 months ago
Ceta Histed missing: Ashton on Ribble pensioner found safe and well

Cita Histead Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a pensioner missing from Preston. Update: Police say Ceta was found safe and well on Saturday lunchtime. The public is thanked […]

4 months ago
Fishwick dog attack: Family release tribute to Liam Hewitson

Liam Hewitson, left, was killed by his pet dog Trigger. Floral tributes are being left at the scene in Fishwick. The family of a Preston man who died in a dog attack have paid tribute. Liam Hewitson, 22, suffered from an epileptic fit when he was attacked by his dog […]

4 months ago
Ashton on Ribble house fire sees one person treated for smoke inhalation

Tulketh Road in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Google Fire crews were called out to a fire at a home in Ashton-on-Ribble. In the early hours of Saturday morning four fire engines raced to Tulketh Road. Six firefighters donned […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fishwick dog attack: Man who died is named as Liam Hewitson

Liam Hewiston and his girlfriend Jessica Hill The Fishwick man who died in a dog attack on New Year’s Day has been named. Liam Hewitson, 22, has been named locally as the victim He is thought to have […]

4 months ago
Opinion: Spending Christmas in St Catherine’s Hospice learning to manage cancer pain

St Catherine's Hospice at Lostock Hall I didn’t expect to be waking up on Christmas morning in a hospice. But my life’s like that now. The results of one scan can throw all my plans up […]

4 months ago
Preston man killed by his own dog in Fishwick

Police vehicles remained in Dundonald Street on Friday evening A man has died following a dog attack in Fishwick. At around 3.45pm on New Year’s Day police were called by the North West Ambulance Service to an address in […]

4 months ago
Croston flooding: Online fundraising campaign smashes target in five days

Sarah Pattison, left, who has started the fundraising campaign to help flooded Croston A fundraising campaign to help flood-hit residents in Croston has smashed its target in just five days. Sarah Pattison set up a crowdfunding page for wellwishers to donate to help […]

4 months ago
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