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Man arrested after fight in Deepdale between two gangs

St Thomas Road where the fight took place Pic: Google A man remains in custody after a fight between two rival gangs in the city. Preston Police arrested a 34-year-old man on suspicion of affray after the scrap in Deepdale. […]

6 hours ago
Former Lloyds Bank at Lane Ends set to become new eatery

The old Lloyds Bank in Blackpool Road A new eatery could be coming to Lane Ends. The property previously occupied by Lloyds Bank has been taken on by developer David Lee. Planning permission has been granted to […]

6 hours ago
The Foxton Centre appeals for bottled water to help the city’s homeless

Out on the city streets helping those in need Pic: Tom Stables/Foxton Centre As temperatures rise in Preston a homeless shelter has made an appeal for bottled water. The Foxton Centre is asking kind-hearted Prestonians to donate bottled water to be handed out […]

8 hours ago
Police say two attacks in Plungington during Sunday were linked

Police in Ripon Street Pic: Plungington Labour Police have released details about two targeted attacks in Plungington during Sunday. Two men attacked a man with metal bars during an attack in Haysworth Street. It took place around […]

10 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Brockholes Brow killer has dropped his appeal

Rachel Murphy and Shelby Maher The man who killed Rachel Murphy and Shelby Maher as they crossed Brockholes Brow has dropped his appeal against his sentence. Mohmed Patel, 27, was convicted of causing the deaths […]

13 hours ago
Waterstones launch night for new UCLan published book The Harm Tree

Author Rose Edwards signs books at this year's NYALitFest New book, The Harm Tree is described as an epic new fantasy series by author Rose Edwards. Published by UCLan, the Northern Launch of the book will take place on […]

13 hours ago
Thunderstorm warning issued as Preston swelters in heatwave

Motorists are being warned of difficult driving conditions as a thunderstorm brews due to sweltering conditions. The Met Office has issued a weather warning for thunderstorms covering Preston and Lancashire. […]

14 hours ago
Sweet stall prepares to quit Preston Market Hall

The sweet stall within the Market will be the latest trader to leave Pic: Blog Preston A sweet stall within Preston Market Hall is preparing to close. The Toffee Stall is blaming ‘conditions’ within the market for the departure. In a sign pinned up it advises […]

18 hours ago
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