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Lollipop man in his 70s hospitalised by kids on e-bikes in Fulwood

Police want to speak with the people in these images A lollipop man in his 70s was left in hospital with fractured ribs after being assaulted by youths riding e-bikes in Fulwood. Police were called to Black Bull Lane at […]

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Catterall community groups benefit from share of £5,000 funding from Anwyl Homes

Anwyl's Imogen Suffell with Catterall in Bloom volunteers. Pic credit: Anwyl Homes. Seven good causes in the Catterall area have received funding from the Love From Anwyl initiative. Run by Anwyl Homes, successful applicants to the £5,000 pot included included Catterall Village […]

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Troubled micropub reopens with ‘new management’ two weeks after landlord seized property

Tulketh Tap Room. Credit: Blog Preston An embattled micropub whose property was seized by its landlord last month has reopened. Tulketh Tap Room was forced to close down when building owner Kenilson Properties reclaimed both its […]

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Thunderstorm warning issued as Preston faces a Saturday washout

Thunderstorm over Penwortham Pic: Janette Hall A thunderstorm warning has been issued as Preston faces a washout Saturday. The Met Office has a yellow weather warning in place for ‘slow-moving thunderstorms and heavy showers’. The weather […]

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Preston’s ‘fish and rice cakes guy’ set to launch new product

Danny Andrews is known as the 'fish and a rice cake guy'. Pic: Danny Andrews A barber living in Preston, subject to a viral meme 18 years ago, is launching a new product. Danny Andrews, known as the ‘fish and rice cakes guy’ has been […]

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New look Preston Peace Garden in Friargate takes shape

A new look Peace Garden is close to being finished in Preston city centre. Located on the edge of the Ringway and Friargate the mini public square has been re-designed […]

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Man training ‘next generation of dentists’ in Preston on King’s Birthday Honours list

Peter Dyer has held many clinical dental roles during his career Pic: UCLan A Preston-based dental expert is to receive an OBE. University of Central Lancashire’s Peter Dyer is in the King’s 2024 Birthday Honours’ list. A proud Lancastrian, Peter has worked as […]

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Chorley Council leader Alistair Bradley to receive MBE

Alistair Bradley is the Labour leader of Chorley Borough Council The leader of Chorley Council says the MBE he has received in the King’s birthday honours list is an accolade for the entire borough – and the people who make […]

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