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Friends of Winckley Square to present an alternative Christmas concert for 2020

The Winckley Square Christmas tree Pic: Stephen Riley This year’s Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert is set to spread festive cheer virtually when it goes out on YouTube. Since being established in 2016, the Friends of Winckley […]

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Fulwood school joins the Big Climate Fightback

ATS Pupils planting trees Pic: Archbishop Temple School Archbishop Temple School in Fulwood has joined the Woodland Trust’s Big Climate Fightback by planting 400 trees. Year 7 pupils planted a mixture of Rowen, Hawthorn, Wild Cherry, Mountain Ash […]

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‘Day of action’ to tackle rising anti-social behaviour in Larches and Savick

Graham Dunkley and CGA colleagues in 2019 Pic: CGA A day of action is taking place to tackle the rise in reports of anti-social behaviour and youth nuisance in Larches and Savick. Taking place today (Wednesday 2 December), the […]

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Fire at former Baffito’s restaurant by Preston Docks

Fire at former Baffito's restaurant Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service / Twitter Fire crews were called to a blaze at the former Baffito’s restaurant in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 1 December). Eight fire engines and two aerial ladder platforms attended […]

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Advertisement Advertisement New UCLan record label supporting local musicians with help of industry pros

John Kirby Pic: Dan Archer Local musicians have been given a boost from the new university label UCLan Recordings Group. Over the summer, the label worked remotely with UCLan-based acts David Shurr, Ike James, John […]

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82-year-old man and young granddaughter threatened in Penwortham burglary

Hawkhurst Road Pic: Google Police are appealing for information after an 82-year-old man and his 8-year-old granddaughter were threatened during a burglary in Penwortham. The incident happened at around 6pm on Saturday (28 November) […]

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Police warning as Walton-le-Dale BMWs targeted by thieves

BMW stripped interior Pic: South Ribble Police A warning has been issued after three recent reports of BMW vehicles in the Walton-le-Dale area being entered and the interiors stripped out. South Ribble Police are asking car owners […]

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Preston taxi drivers fear for their lives after series of attacks

AAA Taxis damaged cab Preston taxi drivers say they fear for their safety after a spate of attacks on their cars. The attacks, which are concentrated around New Hall Lane and Blackpool Road, involve […]

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