Preston city centre apartment block branded unsafe and fire risk

35 Glovers Court has been branded as unsafe to live in Pic: Blog Preston A new apartment block in Preston city centre has been declared off limits by health and safety experts. 35 Glovers Court has seen all tenants and residents forced to move […]

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Steel goes up at Preston’s new vet school on UCLan campus

L-r first year veterinary medicine students Liberty Stamp-Hanes, Liam Laing and Amber Williams; Dr Heather Bacon OBE, Dean of UCLan’s School of Veterinary Medicine; Karen Fairhurst, Senior Project Manager at Morgan Sindall; and Karl Hunter, Pre-construction Director at Leach Structural Steelwork A new vet school for Preston has been taking shape on the city’s university campus. The University of Central Lancashire’s new School of Veterinary Medicine is being built in Victoria […]

1 month ago
Police uncover four cannabis farms across Fishwick and St Matthews

Four cannabis farms have been raided by police across the St Matthews and Fishwick areas of the city. Preston Police released details of more than 300 cannabis plants which have […]

1 month ago
M61 and M6 delays ease after car overturned between Preston and Chorley

There are delays on the M6 southbound close to the M61 junction due to the lane closures on the M61 Pic: Traffic Cameras UK An overturned vehicle is caused delays on the M6 and M61 southbound at Preston. Two lanes were shut on the M61 southbound from the junction with the M6 and M65 […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police find body in search for missing man Tony Mills

Tony Mills A body found in Scarisbrick between Ormskirk and Southport is understood to be missing man Tony Mills. South Ribble Police made an appeal to trace Tony during Friday (26 January) […]

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Woman pursued in car, has windows smashed and handbag taken in Deepdale

Linnet Street in Deepdale Pic: Google Police want to trace three men after a woman was chased in her car, had the windows smashed and robbed in Deepdale. The robbery took place in Linnet Street at […]

1 month ago
Preston Police and Trading Standards seize £84,000 worth of illegal cigarettes

Some of the over-sized and counterfeit cigarettes seized during raids Pic: Lancashire County Council A ‘problem premises’ in Preston has been raised by police and trading standards officers. Lancashire County Council said the shop in Preston – no information was given as to where […]

1 month ago
Police release picture of man in connection with Preston stalking

Police want to speak to this man who they believe may be from the Darwen area Pic: Preston Police Police have released a picture of a man they wish to speak to in connection with a stalking investigation. Preston Police said they would like to speak to the man […]

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