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M6 near Preston reopens after crash involving vehicle transporting sheep

M6 near Junction 32 Pic: Google The M6 near Preston has reopened after a crash involving a vehicle transporting sheep. The incident happened this afternoon (Wednesday 10 August). Traffic was stopped in both directions between J32 […]

5 days ago
St Joseph’s demolition vehicle damages pavements by blocked Preston city centre road

The demolition vehicle on the pavement in Mount Street A vehicle used in the demolition of St Joseph’s Orphanage has mounted pavements and caused damage, according to nearby residents. The vehicle was transported through Avenham and then driven along […]

2 weeks ago
Preston secures safer streets funding

Church Street today Parts of Preston City Centre are set to become safer thanks to new Home Office funding. Preston City Council has won a bid of £146,568 in the latest round of […]

2 weeks ago
Two arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after Preston man brutally attacked in his home

Beech Terrace Pic: Google Two people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a serious assault on a man in his Preston home. Officers were called at around 3.45am on Wednesday (27 […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Long delays as firefighters battle lorry blaze on closed M6 near Ribbleton

Lorry fire on the M6 Pic: @LancsRoadPolice / Twitter The M6 southbound is closed between J32 (Preston) to J31A (Ribbleton) due to a lorry fire. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service remain on the scene to extinguish the fire. Lane […]

3 weeks ago
Family pay heartbreaking tribute to murdered Higher Walton couple

Tricia Livesey and Anthony Tipping The family of Tricia Livesey and Anthony Tipping have paid a heartbreaking tribute to the pair. Their son, Lee Tipping, was today jailed for life for murdering Tricia and Anthony […]

3 weeks ago
Man who murdered his parents in their Higher Walton home is jailed for life

Lee Tipping A man has today been jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering his parents in their Higher Walton home. Lee Tipping was told he would have to serve […]

3 weeks ago
Friends of Broughton Mosque call for respect in planning application debate

Design view of planned Broughton mosque The Friends of Broughton Mosque are calling for respect in the debate surrounding the planning application for the potential new place of worship. The planned mosque has proved a divisive […]

3 weeks ago
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