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In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week, September 12 to September 18

Ben pictured left before taking medical cannabis, and right after It’s been another busy week in Preston news and events. The latest Covid-19 developments saw new curfews and travel warnings introduced, there were community testing issues, while a Kirkham resident […]

10 hours ago
Fulwood school classes asked to stay home after positive Covid-19 cases

Sherwood Primary School Pic: Google Two classes at Sherwood Primary School have been asked to stay at home and self-isolate in light of a number of positive Covid-19 cases. In a letter to parents and […]

13 hours ago
‘Desperate’ Much Hoole mum organises medical cannabis vigils to help son

Joanne Griffiths with her son Ben A desperate mother from Much Hoole has helped organise a series of medical cannabis vigils taking place across the country today (Wednesday 16 September). Joanne Griffiths, who is mum to […]

3 days ago
Organiser of Kirkham party with 45 people and live band hit with £10,000 fine

Dowbridge area of Kirkham Pic: Google The organiser of a party in Kirham has been issued with a £10,000 fixed penalty notice by police after breaching Covid-19 regulations. Officers received reports of the breach at around […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Appeal for footage of Land Rover after shotgun fired in Deepdale

The silver Land Rover Police are appealing for CCTV or dashcam footage of a silver Land Rover as part of their investigation into shots being fired in Deepdale. Two shots, believed to be from […]

7 days ago
Independent collectibles shop opens in Plungington Road

Plunge into 67 Pic: Tony Worrall An independent collectibles shop has opened in Plungington. Plunge into 67 – based at 67 Plungington Road – stocks official licensed goods sourced from around the world. The shop has […]

1 week ago
Preston hits highest infection rate since lockdown

A woman in Preston wears a face mask Pic: Joseph Gudgeon The infection rate of coronavirus in Preston is at its highest since the national lockdown earlier this year. The rate of infection is rising, with numbers reaching 59.1 (per 100,000) […]

2 weeks ago
Partial closure for Longridge school after staff member tests positive for Covid-19

St Cecilia's Roman Catholic High School Pic: Google St Cecilia’s Roman Catholic High School in Longridge has closed to Years 7, 8 and 9 after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19. 12 staff members are in self-isolation. […]

2 weeks ago
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