The Harris has a new entrance from Lancaster Road

The new Lancaster Road entrance Pic: Harris Museum and Art Gallery A new entrance into the Harris Museum and Art Gallery is being opened up. The Harris will be accessed direct from Lancaster Road. The new back door has been put […]

3 years ago
Taxi and car involved in crash at Blackpool Road crossroads in Preston

Police shut off the crossroads near Sainsbury's and Preston North End Pic: Stephen Melling A major crossroads in Preston was shut by emergency services while they dealt with a crash. Blackpool Road where it meets Deepdale Road was shut off around 3.30pm. A taxi, […]

3 years ago
Apartments in former Booths store have been finished

The former Booths bridge in Glover's Court with the City Bridge logo Pic: Tony Worrall You know where you were when you saw the Booths logo down Glover’s Court. Developers on swanky new apartments in Preston city centre have now put their own logo up […]

3 years ago
Man jailed for Blackpool Road burglary where window was smashed

Shane Jones A man who smashed his way into a home in Blackpool Road has been jailed. Shane Jones was sentenced to two years and 10 months at Preston Crown Court. This […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Thunderstorm warning issued for Sunday in Preston

Thunderstorm over Penwortham Pic: Janette Hall Preston is set for a damp end to the weekend. While we might be enjoying 23 degrees and sunshine during Friday (2 August) and Saturday (3 August) there’s a stormy […]

3 years ago
Hen harrier chicks fledge in the Forest of Bowland

A hen harrier in flight Pic: rado_vaclav Populations of a bird of prey near Preston have been given a boost. The RSPB has announced 22 hen harrier chicks have fledged their nests. Five nests in the Forest […]

3 years ago
Preston Guild Hall firm being investigated for missed pension payments

The Guild Hall is not currently operating as a venue Pic: Tony Worrall Staff working who worked for Preston Guild Hall have begun to receive letters about missed pension payments. Director of Operations at The People’s Pension Kevin Martin has begun writing to […]

3 years ago
Preston Bus says it is not cancelling the 88 service

Preston Bus is making timetable changes to a number of services Pic: Ian Simpson A service linking Fulwood, Lea and Larches is not being scrapped according to Preston Bus. Timetable changes are due for the Service 88 along with a number of other services […]

3 years ago
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