Dental clinic being offered to Preston by UCLan dentists in training

A patient being seen at UCLan's Dentistry school on the city campus Pic: UCLan Preston’s university is offering free dental treatment by dentists in training. The University of Central Lancashire is running a Community Dental Clinic in the city. Patients needing difficult surgical procedures, […]

2 weeks ago
Police searching for man with injured left hand last seen in Deepdale

Dylan Scanlon has been reported as missing and also wanted in connection with affray Pic: Preston Police Police are appealing to trace an 18-year-old man who is wanted in connection with affray and has been reported as missing. Dylan Scanlon, who is from Preston, was last seen […]

2 weeks ago
Jordan North who started radio career in Preston quits BBC Radio 1

Jordan North was the drivetime presenter on BBC Radio 1 Pic: BBC A radio DJ who started his broadcasting career in Preston has abruptly quit Radio 1 after a decade. Jordan North, who lived and went to high school in Penwortham and […]

2 weeks ago
One person in hospital after fire crews spend two-and-a-half hours tackling Penwortham fire

Danesway in Penwortham Pic: Google One person was taken to hospital after firefighters spent two and a half hours tackling a fire at an outbuilding in Penwortham. Three fire crews were sent from Preston and […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Contaminated vapes warning issued by police after children taken ill

A vape Pic: Pixabay Parents have been warned about a batch of illegal vapes which have been circulating at high schools in Chorley and West Lancashire. Lancashire Police released a warning after two pupils […]

2 weeks ago
Flooding shuts M61 between Chorley and Horwich

M61 southbound at Junction 8 for Chorley Pic: Google Flash flooding has shut a section of the M61 during Wednesday evening. Lancashire Police said the motorway iwas shut between Junction 8 and 6 in the southbound direction. The motorway […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Volunteers begins operating in the city

The former Unity building on the corner of Shepherd Street and Rose Street is being converted for use by Preston Volunteers Pic: Google An empty city centre building is to be brought back to life as part of a major push on volunteering in the city. Preston Volunteers has launched and aims to […]

3 weeks ago
Property developer behind Preston’s old Post Office hotel The Shankly declared bankrupt

Lawrence Kenwright in front of The Shankly The developer who promised to breathe new life into the former Post Office building in Preston city centre has been declared bankrupt. Lawrence Kenwright, who was behind the ill-fated Shankly […]

3 weeks ago
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