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Former deputy headteacher jailed for 19 years for sex offences

Grahame Brennand, 71, of Calder Avenue A former deputy head teacher has been sentenced to 19 years for historical sex offences. Grahame Brennand, 70, of Calder Avenue, Fulwood, was found […]

1 week ago
Judiciary heckled by anti-fracking demonstrators during Judges Parade

Judges making their way through Preston city centre Judges making their way through Preston city centre Pic: Keith Johnson An age-old tradition took place in Preston city centre during Tuesday morning. The Judges Parade sees members of the […]

3 weeks ago
Man jailed after ‘single punch’ death at Fishergate Hill hotel

Paul Ellerker Paul Ellerker A man has been jailed for manslaughter following the death of a man at a Preston hotel. Paul Ellerker admitted the killing of Jonathan Palgrave when he appeared […]

2 months ago
Man who attacked Ben Pennington in a Darwen nightclub is jailed

Tony Parsons Tony Parsons The man who left another man with a broken skull and injuries he is still recovering from has been jailed. Tony Parsons, of Fore Street, Darwen, was sentenced […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man jailed for stabbing in Penwortham

Jordan Disley Jordan Disley A Penwortham man has been jailed after stabbing a Preston man in the chest. 23-year-old Jordan Disley pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Wayne Dodgson. Disley, of Marl […]

3 months ago
Man accused of rape fails to appear at Preston Crown Court

George Hill George Hill A man accused of rape has failed to appear at Preston Crown Court. George Hill, 68 of Portland Road, Plaines Farm, Sunderland, was due to attend trial on […]

5 months ago
Woman jailed for killing her seven-month-old baby daughter

Jennifer Crichton Jennifer Crichton A woman who murdered her seven-month old daughter has been jailed for life. Jennifer Crichton was convicted in February after a trial at Preston Crown Court. The 35-year-old, […]

6 months ago
Preston man jailed for burglary, assault and criminal damage

Leroy Allen is wanted by police Leroy Allen was the subject of a social media appeal by police A Preston man has been jailed for a string of offences across the city. Leroy Allen, 31, was […]

7 months ago
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