Crash between ‘trials bike’ and Vauxhall Zafira leaves 19-year-old in hospital

Alder Road in Ribbleton Pic: Google A 19-year-old man remains in hospital with injuries after a crash between a ‘trials-type bike’ and a car. Preston Police say they were called to Alder Road in Ribbleton during […]

3 hours ago
Corporation Street bus gate blasted by nearby family-run business

Vicky Brown, right, and colleague from Gainsborough Flooring are deeply unhappy about the bus gate Pic: Blog Preston A flooring company say a new bus-only zone in Preston city centre is going to damage their business. Gainsborough Flooring, in Heatley Street, are one in one of the side-streets […]

9 hours ago
Man charged with theft from TKMaxx at Capitol Centre

The TKMaxx store at the Capitol Centre Pic: Blog Preston A man has been charged after a theft from TKMaxx at the Capitol Centre. South Ribble Police were called to the store during Sunday 19 May. A 26-year-old man was […]

23 hours ago
All the side street changes in and around Corporation Street bus gate

Corporation Street signage going up near the bus gate Pic: Blog Preston As the new bus-only area of Corporation Street comes into force on Tuesday – known as a bus gate – we’ve taken a look at all the other road changes […]

1 day ago
Benches thrown in brooks and trees cut down in Moor Park and Haslam Park vandalism

The broken bench in the brook in Haslam Park Pic: Preston Parks Preston’s parks have been hit with a spate of vandalism throughout the sunny weekend. Picnic benches thrown into brooks, trees cut down and benches damaged are among the incidents. Preston […]

1 day ago
Fulwood primary schoolboy ‘seriously injured’ during assault by fellow pupil

Longsands Community Primary School in Longsands Lane, Fulwood Pic: Google A police investigation has been launched after an assault at a primary school in Fulwood. Longsands Community Primary School has issued an update to parents after the incident on Wednesday […]

1 day ago
90 minute delays on M6 at Preston after major crash

Queues from the M55 trying to join the M6 southbound Pic: Traffic England Motorists on the M6 near Preston are being warned of severe delays. A crash involving a number of vehicles took place shortly after 4pm on Sunday (19 May). National Highways […]

2 days ago
Lea man charged with West Cliff stabbing

The scene in West Cliff during Friday morning Pic: Blog Preston A man has been charged after a man was stabbed in the chest near Avenham and Miller Park on Friday morning. Preston Police say Jack Sanderson, 31, of Charlesway Court, […]

2 days ago
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