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Preston to see first ever Disability Pride on Flag Market

A view across the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is hosting its first ever Disability Pride on the Flag Market this week. Caritas Care and Disability Equality North West are co-hosting the celebration of those who have a […]

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In pictures: Preston Euros Fanzone sees England fans celebrate victory despite the rain

England fans didn’t let the rain dampen spirits as they celebrated Gareth Southgate’s sides opening Euros victory. Jude Bellingham’s first-half header meant the Three Lions started their campaign with a […]

11 hours ago
Boy, 13, charged with Fulwood lollipop man attack

Police are continuing to appeal for footage or information related to this scrambler bike A teenage boy has been charged with an attack on a lollipop man in Fulwood. A 13-year-old boy from Preston – who cannot be named for legal reasons – is […]

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M6 delays as lanes shut by crash near Junction 31A

Long delays on the M6 southbound due to lane closures at Junction 31A Motorists are experiencing long delays on the Monday morning commute due to a crash between Junction 31A and Junction 31 of the M6. The crash – which took place around […]

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Preston Youth Zone work unearths old mill site and items dating back 300 years

An aerial view of the Preston Youth Zone site in Preston city centre Pic: Andrew Livesey Remnants of Preston’s industrial heritage have been unearthed during work on the city’s new Youth Zone. The new multi-million pound building is to stand on the corner of Tithebarn Street […]

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World’s first black professional footballer remembered as part of Preston Windrush Festival

Arthur Wharton c1896 The first black professional footballer in the world is being commemorated as part of Preston’s Windrush Festival. Arthur Wharton – who played for Preston North End’s Invincibles from 1886-1888 – […]

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‘Sweetheart’ pocket bully Moon who has been waiting a year for a new home

Moon has spent most of her life being bred from Pic: RSPCA Preston and District A pocket bully is searching for a new home in and around Preston a year after being taken in by the RSPCA. Moon has spent her five years being bred […]

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London Road police checkpoint saw 200 taxi drivers pulled over

More than 200 taxis were pulled over during the course of Friday evening. A checkpoint was set up by Preston Police in London Road. Three drivers were suspended from operating […]

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