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Missing teenager last seen at Blackpool station has links to Preston

Saskia Baldwin Police are appealing to trace a missing teenager who could be in Preston. Saskia Baldwin, 15, has gone missing from Darwen. She was last seen outside Blackpool railway station during […]

5 hours ago
Message of hope left on Preston’s Flag Market by city artist

Seek to understand as seen from the air Pic: Tim Saunders A Preston artist placed hundreds of sapling trees in Preston’s Flag Market during the early hours of Sunday morning. Under the cover of darkness Tim Saunders crept onto the city’s […]

8 hours ago
Four further coronavirus deaths at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals as confirmed cases also rise

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Four more people have died from coronavirus at Royal Preston and Chorley Hospitals, according to new figures released by the NHS. The number comprises of one death on May 31, […]

8 hours ago
Fundraiser set up in memory of footballer Christian Mbulu who died in Cottam

A fundraiser has been set up in memory of footballer Christian Mbulu, who died at his home in Cottam last week (Tuesday May 26). Mbulu, 23, was a defender for […]

9 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man wanted after women attacked with a hammer in Plungington

Police are looking for a man they want to speak to after two women were attacked with a hammer in Ripon Street, Plugington. Officers were called to a house at […]

10 hours ago
Police appeal to trace missing woman last seen in Preston city centre

Kelly Lofthouse Pic: Preston Police Police say they are growing ‘increasingly concerned’ for the welfare of a woman last seen in Preston city centre. Kelly Lofthouse was last seen in the city centre at 10.15am […]

12 hours ago
Rogue trader warning after paving slabs rip-off in Preston

Paving stones Pic: Pixabay Reports of rogue traders and scams have been increasing in Preston and Lancashire during lockdown. Lancashire County Council says there have been reported of face masks, cleansing gel and gloves […]

13 hours ago
Lancashire Encounter Festival in Preston delayed for a year

The Red Canopies were the main attraction of last year's Lancashire Encounter Pic: Tony Worrall A major arts festival for the city has been put back to 2021. Lancashire Encounter festival takes place every other year throughout Preston city centre. Preston City Council say they […]

15 hours ago
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