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End of the road for Preston Youth Zone plans

A new view of the Youth Zone standing to one side of the Bus Station Preston will not have its own Youth Zone, it has been confirmed. Leaders say young people have been ‘let down by politicians’ after it emerged the Lancashire County Council has […]

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Icy showers and plummeting temperatures for Preston as Met Office issues ice warning

Frozen canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is seeing icy downpours as temperatures drop dramatically. The city was battered with a deluge of sleet and bursts of hail during the Wednesday afternoon and evening rush hour. […]

11 hours ago
Crashes on M6 and M55 at Junction 32 causing delays

The crashes are affecting traffic trying to leave the M6 at Junction 32 Pic: Google Two crashes on the M6 and M55 are causing delays on Wednesday evening in Preston. One lane is shut on the M6 northbound between Junction 31A and Junction 32 due […]

12 hours ago
South Ribble mum blasts hospital after epileptic son denied medicinal cannabis

Joanne Griffiths with her son Ben A South Ribble mum has spoken out against a hospital’s decision to block medicinal cannabis treatment for her son, saying “this isn’t living”. Joanne Griffiths of Much Hoole says Alder […]

13 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Dog walker attacked in Penwortham by group of off-road motorbikers

Factory Lane in Penwortham Pic: Google A man has suffered a broken jaw after walking out his dog in Penwortham. The 48-year-old victim was walking his Labrador just off Factory Lane on Sunday (13 January) around […]

18 hours ago
Preston ‘hate-rant’ taxi driver bail date extended

Zaheer Hussain makes threats to rape Christians in the video A taxi-driver from Preston has seen his bail date extended in connection with a ‘hate-rant’ video. Zaheer Hussain, 41, was arrested in December last year after a video appeared online. […]

20 hours ago
Four places to help you get your zen back in Preston

Has your ‘get up and go’, got up and gone? Feeling tired, sluggish and ready for a change? Or perhaps you would like to treat aches and pains without popping […]

20 hours ago
Park Hotel plans to restore it are moving forward

The Park Hotel stands overlooking Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Restoration work to revive what was one of Preston’s grandest hotels could soon move forward. The Park Hotel, overlooking Avenham and Miller Parks, is due to see a multi-million pound […]

21 hours ago
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