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Witness appeal after woman sexually assaulted in Chorley

Harpers Lane, Chorley where the incident took place. Pic: Google street view Detectives are appealing for information after a woman was subjected to a serious sexual assault in Chorley. The incident happened between 3am and 4am yesterday (Monday 25 January) at an […]

10 hours ago
Reps Gym in Preston visited for sixth time over Covid rules breach

The gym is located within the Roman Way Industrial Estate Pic: Google Police have confirmed they have paid a sixth visit to a Preston gym which is breaching Covid rules. Reps Gym within the Roman Way Industrial Estate has now received at […]

11 hours ago
Preston Grasshoppers to become coronavirus vaccination centre

Preston Grasshoppers to become Covid vaccination centre. Pic: Ben Murphy Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Football Club is to become a Covid-19 vaccination centre. The club will be transformed by Thursday 4 February and the centre will operate 8am-8pm seven days a […]

15 hours ago
Latest ice warning issued by Met Office for freezing start to Monday 25 January in Preston and Lancashire

Footprints in icy snow in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for ice across the North West and other areas of the country. The warning is in place from midnight tonight (00:00 […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Updated plans for 139 houses on former Ribbleton Hospital site

Demolition work at the Ribbleton Hospital site Pic: Anthony Douglas John McAiney A planning application has been submitted seeking approval for 139 new dwellings in Ribbleton. The former hospital site plans are looking for access from Miller Road and Sandycroft. The access […]

7 days ago
Former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks care home plans approved

Baffito's front Pic: Tony Worrall Plans have been approved for the former Baffito’s restaurant to become a care home. However, it has been approved as long as it meets conditions such as: a time limit […]

7 days ago
37 new homes planned for Grimsargh just off Preston Road

Housing development site. Pic: Breck Homes Plans for 37 new houses in Grimsargh have been submitted. The new development will include 76 extra car parking spaces. There will be a mixture of two, three and four […]

1 week ago
Enormous new education centre for Preston planned on the banks of the River Ribble

The Pioneer Education Centre will act as a visitor centre for the Phoenix Park leisure site and provide a space for young people to learn Pic: MCK Design Associates A planning application has been submitted to create a huge new education centre as part of the Phoenix Park masterplan. Plans, which were validated this week by the city council, […]

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