Preston day-by-day weather forecast as heatwave begins

Sunshine and fluffy clouds on Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is set to bask in glorious sunshine for the weekend to come. With Armed Forces Day and Rockprest both on in the city they should see bumper crowds as […]

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Red Scar Industrial Estate fire sees six crews tackle flames at recycling centre

Firefighters on site at Red Scar Pic: Bamber Bridge/Chorley fire stations Firefighters were tackling a fire at an industrial estate on the outskirts of Preston from the early hours of Wednesday (26 June) morning. Six crews from Preston, Bamber Bridge, Chorley […]

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Cause of the huge Frank Street fire remains unknown

Flames leap from the Preston Motor Village site Pic: Ben Horn What caused a fire which ripped through a car breakers yard in Preston and sent flames into the night’s sky is no closer to being known. Lancashire Fire and Rescue […]

5 hours ago
Fulwood cannabis factory shut down by police

Inside the cannabis factory Pic: Preston Police A cannabis factory in Fulwood has been busted. Preston Police raided an address in the city – which has not been revealed – during Tuesday (25 June). They uncovered more […]

15 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston woman to compete for this year’s Miss England title

Holly will head to Newcastle for the competition A Tanterton woman has made it through to the final of Miss England. Holly Moore will compete for the top prize of £100,000 and a luxury holiday to Mauritius. The […]

17 hours ago
Warning to Fulwood car owners after thefts from vehicles

Drivers in Fulwood are being urged to double-check their vehicles are locked and secured. Preston Police have issued a warning after a number of thefts from cars and other vehicles […]

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Harris library staff due to transfer to Preston City Council to help lottery bid

The Harris overlooking the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall A key change which could help unlock millions of pounds of funding for the Harris Museum and Art Gallery is due to be confirmed this week. Preston City Council will […]

24 hours ago
Motorbike stolen from driveway in Ribbleton

The Italian-themed motorbike was taken over the weekend A Ribbleton man is appealing for the return of his motorbike. Roberto Atzei’s beloved bike was taken from a driveway between 9pm and 11.30pm on Saturday (22 June). The distinctive […]

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