Gang of six who attacked Runshaw College student with a machete jailed

Runshaw College where the attack took place Pic: LancsLive Six men have been jailed for their part in a weaponised attack on Runshaw college in 2019. The disorder which left a student aged 17, with arm injuries after a […]

5 months ago
Police appeal to trace man in connection with metal bar attack in Ashton-on-Ribble

Preston Police have sent out an appeal for information on Leon Halsall, aged 37, from Preston pictured above. The request comes after an incident occurred on Friday 23 April where […]

5 months ago
Preston man jailed for dragging woman back to his flat and raping her after night out

Quarashi Suliman, 22, of Osborne Street in Preston has been found guilty of rape and sentenced to eight years and four months in prison after he dragged a woman into […]

5 months ago
Live question and answer session with Preston Police and JJ Effect founder as part of anti-knife crime week

Preston Police will be hosting a live question and answers session with JJ Effect founder Byron Highton. The creator of anti-knife organisation, JJ Effect CIC is joining the cities police […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble Police appeal after Penwortham pensioner’s home was raided

Police are appealing for information on the two people pictured. South Ribble Police have released a statement in regards to an incident that took place in November last year. Detectives are investigating a burglary in Penwortham whereby suspects forced their […]

5 months ago
Preston Police make arrest following latest knife crime clampdown

The lock knife found by Preston Neighbourhood Police Team. A knife found by Preston Neighbourhood Police Team lead to the arrest of a 20-year-old male. The unnamed man appeared at Preston Magistrates court yesterday, April 27, he was then […]

5 months ago
Supported housing planned for Parkinson House in West Cliff

Previously a hostel, the address will become supported accommodation. A planning application submitted to Preston City Council is seeking approval to turn Parkinson House, 68 West Cliff, Preston into supported housing units for vulnerable adults also including associated staff […]

5 months ago
Container park, gym and Fulwood Central retail park extension due for approval

A busy car park at Fulwood Central on Saturday (14 November) Pic: Mary Elspeth/Blog Preston Plans to further extend Fulwood Central Retail park are set for approval from the Preston City Council’s planning committee in a meeting that will take place next Thursday, (April 29). […]

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