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Virgin Trains auction off the City of Preston name plate from Pendolino

A Virgin Pendolino standing at Preston Railway Station Pic: Paul Melling Auctioning off the name plate from a Virgin Pendolino train with a nod to Preston is expected to raise thousands towards helping youngsters fight cancer. Virgin Trains has announced it […]

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Preston tram line plan derailed by chicken factory extension in Deepdale

Gafoor halal in Fletcher Road Preston’s test tramline in Deepdale has been derailed by an extension to a chicken processing plant. Gafoor Poultry Products Ltd applied to extend the side and rear of the building […]

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Major Preston junction reopens following crash

The scene in Water Lane Pic: Tony Worrall A busy Preston junction has reopened after a crash. Preston Police were at the scene in Water Lane in Ashton-on-Ribble. Where the road meets West Strand and Watery Lane has […]

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Drugs raids see two men and a woman arrested in Deepdale

Stanleyfield Road in Deepdale Pic: Google Three suspected drug dealers were arrested during raids in Preston. Warrants were executed at a property in Alexandra Pavilions in Deepdale. The property in Stanleyfield Road, off Noor Road, was […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Preston Lib Dems urge council to take action to halt a No Deal Brexit

Councillor Raisbeck says the city must do more to raise alarm over prospect of a No Deal Brexit A Preston councillor is asking the city council to put pressure on the city’s MPs to reject a No Deal Brexit. Liberal Democrat councillor Tony Raisbeck has tabled the motion […]

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Latest Harris Live show to see Preston songwriter perform

Susie Jones performing A Preston singer-songwriter is preparing the perform at the Harris after-hours. The Harris Live shows have become a monthly staple since their inception in 2017. Susie Jones brings her band […]

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Former Oblivion pub and townhouse to become social housing

The former Oblivion pub in Grimshaw Street with 16 Grimshaw Street next door which is grade-II listed A former gay pub in Preston city centre looks set to become new social housing. Oblivion in Grimshaw Street has seen proposals tabled by Halo Housing Association. The pub, which […]

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New high-rise Preston city centre flats would tower over Ringway

How the new flats towering at 15-storeys high would look Developers The Heaton Group are planning another high-rise scheme for the city. Land in Pole Street off Ringway and Church Street is being eyed up for an £18million investment. A […]

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