Update given on River Ribble flood defences scheme at Broadgate and Penwortham

River Ribble runs high during Wednesday 20 January Pic: Tony Worrall Progress is being made on the Preston and South Ribble flood risk management scheme which will cost £54.7m. A spokesperson for the Environment Agency said: “We are making good progress […]

4 months ago
NHS launch birth trauma service in Preston

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling The NHS in Lancashire is offering a new service for people in Preston and beyond who have gone through a traumatic experience connected to pregnancy. The Reproductive Trauma Service will […]

4 months ago
Body found in search for missing Preston man Kevin Long

A body has been found in the search for 57-year-old Kevin Long who went missing from his home in Preston. The body of a man was recovered from the sea […]

4 months ago
Man with links to Broadgate, Penwortham and Bamber Bridge wanted by police

Preston Police have launched an appeal to find a wanted man. Cameron Farley, 20, from Preston has been wanted since Wednesday, 9th March in connection with drugs offences. He is […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New sign for Preston Flag Market to reflect city’s heritage

A new sign which will symbolise the rich history of the cotton and textile industry in Preston will be unveiled this week. The unique sign will be unveiled this Wednesday […]

4 months ago
Lorry crashes into bus stop outside Fulwood primary school and church

A lorry crashed into a bus stop on Friday, 25 March which demolished the bus stop outside St Clare’s Catholic Church in Fulwood. The bus stop in Sharoe Green Lane […]

4 months ago
Bamber Bridge industrial estate redevelopment given green light

Planning has been approved for a 55,750 sq ft multi-let industrial (“MLI”) scheme in Bamber Bridge. Industrials REIT has secured the approval for the scheme at its Old Mill Industrial […]

5 months ago
Students at Penwortham school rebuild school community

Penwortham Girls High School's Mrs Cattanach’s Buddy Groups recording a podcast Students at Penwortham Girls’ High School have been rebuilding their school’s community following the pandemic. Students worked on a number of community projects during the autumn term in ‘buddy forms’ […]

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