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Smyths Toys staff were threatened with violence during Queen Street retail park incident

Police want to speak to this man Staff at a Preston toy store were threatened during a Sunday shop. Preston Police have released the picture of a man they wish to speak to. A public order incident […]

2 years ago
Longridge Road waste energy plant moves to next stage

A ground level view of the plans for Longridge Road Proposals for a £200million incinerator on the outskirts of Preston have moved to the next stage. Preston City Council’s planning committee voted not to object to the scheme from Miller […]

2 years ago
Miller & Carter Steakhouse coming to Fulwood

Fillet steak at Miller and Carter A national steakhouse chain is to open in Fulwood. Miller and Carter Steakhouse has taken a unit at the Eastway Hub. The development, which will be between the Preston Grasshoppers […]

2 years ago
Warning as dodgy door-to-door sellers operating in Samlesbury

Tea towels are among the items being offered for sale but Trading Standards say they are poor quality Households in Samlesbury are being warned about doorstep sellers. Underhand sales tactics are being used according to Trading Standards. Lancashire County Council has issued the warning after reports of door-to-door […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Search continues for missing Preston teenage boy

Husnain Abbas Police say they are growing concerned for the welfare of a missing 15-year-old boy. Husnain Abbas went missing from his home address in Preston. He is 5’1″, slim and with […]

2 years ago
Cottam Brickworks site sees work begin ahead of next stage plans

Workmen on the Brickworks site Pic: Brian Bell Early stage works are underway for the next part of the Cottam Brickworks development. Workmen have been on site at the site along the canal at Lea and Cottam. It […]

2 years ago
Pensioner dies after falling off bike in Lea

Sidgreaves Lane Pic: Google A pensioner has died after falling off his bike in Lea. Police were called to Sidgreaves Lane shortly after mid-day on Thursday August 8. An 83-year-old man was pronounced dead […]

2 years ago
Skeffington Road dispersal order in force for third night

The dispersal order runs from Ribbleton Lane down to Matiland Street Police are stepping up patrols again around Skeffington Road. A Section 34 dispersal order is in force for a third night this week. It gives police the power to ask […]

2 years ago
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