Fire service attend chemical fire at Preston Docks

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service At 4.06pm on Monday 28 February, four fire engines attended a commercial building fire on Chain Caul Way, Ashton-on-Ribble. When crews arrived from Preston, Fulwood, and Penwortham, they found the […]

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BAE Systems announces 2021 full-year results

The Lightnings at BAE Samlesbury The full-year results have been released for BAE Systems which employ a large number of people in Preston. Employees across the UK Air business are involved in helping to develop […]

6 months ago
Fulwood collections point set up for Ukraine donations

A collection point for donations for Ukrainian refugees has been set up in Fulwood. Donations for those fleeing Ukraine and entering Poland are being collected at MCR Therapies on Sharoe […]

6 months ago
Longridge florist makes wreaths for Ukraine

A florist is showing their solidarity in Ukraine by creating door wreaths in Ukrainian colours for front doors. The Bloom Room, based in Longridge, has been creating the wreaths to […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broadgate police patrols stepped up to tackle anti-social behaviour

Preston Police have been tackling anti-social behaviour issues in the Broadgate area of the city. Officers were out on patrol offering reassurance to local residents, businesses and places of worship […]

6 months ago
£30m loan to UCLan will help deliver university improvements

A deal between the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and Canada Life Asset Management will give the university £30 million to deliver its strategic plan. In return, Canada Life Asset […]

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Latest Preston planning applications for February 11 to 18

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the latest Preston planning applications registered with Preston City Council for February 11 to 18 Stage 2 Technical Details Consent for 2no. dwelling following the grant of stage […]

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Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning February 21

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning February 21. Replacement of approved cladding with brickwork at Tusons Farm, Gill Lane, Longton, Preston. […]

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