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Police issue dispersal order for fourth night in Skeffington Road area

The police are targeting a very specific area with the Section 34 order A dispersal order is in force in an area of Deepdale for a fourth night in three weeks. Skeffington Road area is subject to a Section 34 order. Preston Police […]

2 months ago
Let’s Grow Preston win prize at Southport Flower Show

The Colonial style garden Pic: Steph Lees-Pinson A Preston charity has triumphed at one of Britain’s biggest flower shows. Southport Flower Show gave a gold medal to Let’s Grow Preston and also awarded them the prize of […]

2 months ago
Labour apologise for Preston Market Hall tweet ahead of offer to traders

Looking into the Market Hall building under the Covered Market Pic: Blog Preston Preston Labour have been forced to apologise and remove a tweet which ‘breached confidentiality’ around the future of Preston’s Market Hall. Councillors are due to hear two reports into the […]

2 months ago
Private hospital in Preston to double in size

On site at the hospital from l-r: Prof Charles Davis, Caroline Lane, Claire Wignall, Gwam Rajiah and Sara Rajiah A private hospital in Preston is expanding. Greater Lancashire Hospital off Longridge Road has been operating since January 2014. Now it is seeing a significant extension built so they can […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pictures from Preston City Wrestling taking over the Flag Market

Preston City Wrestling made their return to the Flag Market during Saturday. Basking in summer sunshine hundreds of people watched on, fans and non-fans alike, as the wrestling group put […]

2 months ago
Lane closure on the M6 causing Sunday lunchtime delays at Preston

Heavy traffic on the M6 around Junction 31A on Sunday Pic: MotorwayCameras Sunday drivers heading through Preston are seeing delays due to a crash on the M6. Highways England says there is a lane closed on the M6 northbound, although this closure […]

2 months ago
Preston Guild Hall to see council fund new paving along front of building

The report points to the usage of the front of the building for live TV broadcasts as placing extra strain on the pavement Pic: Tony Worrall Simon Rigby’s stalled renovation of the front of Preston Guild Hall now looks set to land Preston City Council with a new bill. Lancashire County Council undertook major roadworks down […]

2 months ago
Memorial bench placed in Haslam Park in tribute to personal trainer who died

The new bench in Haslam Park was installed by the parks team working with Steven Wardle's family Pic: Tony Worrall A new bench has been installed in Haslam Park in memory of Steven Wardle. The father-of-two drowned in the pond in the park after going for a late night run […]

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