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Eight arrested following major human trafficking operation

One of the raids carried out today. Credit: Lancashire Police Eight people have been arrested today (April 19) as part of an investigation into a major human trafficking operation. The […]

5 months ago
Awards ceremony celebrates foster carers in Lancashire

(L-R) foster carers Kevin and Carol McClelland, Allan and Eileen Wetzstein, Chris and Kevin Marsh and Christel and Russell Banks. An awards ceremony was held at County Hall this week […]

6 months ago
Met Office issues severe weather warning for snow in Preston

Near Savick Brook covered in snow Pic: Paul Melling Near Savick Brook covered in snow Pic: Paul Melling The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for snow in Lancashire. Heavy rain on Wednesday (March 22) morning is […]

6 months ago
Man suffers head injuries after unprovoked assault

Incident on Adelphi Street Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked and robbed in Preston. They were called at around 11.25pm on February 10 following reports of an […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement These are the dognapping figures for Lancashire

Dognappers are striking every five hours on average across Britain with certain breeds in particular being targeted. More than 1,800 dogs have been stolen across the country in the last […]

1 year ago
Lancashire parents most fined in country for taking kids out of school in term time

Lancashire parents are fined more for taking their children on holidays during school time than anywhere else in the country, latest figures show. The data, obtained by Santander Bank under […]

1 year ago
Leyland Festival sees thousands in Worden Park

Leyland Festival 2016 was described as ‘one of the biggest ever’ by many of the volunteer staff working on the day. A mixture of beautiful weather and dozens of attractions […]

1 year ago
Snow warning issued for Preston this weekend

Near Savick Brook covered in snow Pic: Paul Melling The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow across Lancashire this weekend. There is a high risk of snow across the region from midnight until 10am which means […]

1 year ago
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