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Guild Wheel fires tackled by Preston wildfire unit

Guild Wheel grass fire Pic: Preston Fire Station Several fires have been dealt with along the Guild Wheel near Brockholes. Firefighters from Preston Fire Station tackled the unattended camp fires and grass fires today (Saturday 3 April). The […]

2 weeks ago
Urgent appeal to find missing girl with links to Preston who is in company of older man

Sophie Wilson Pic: Preston Police Update: Sophie has been found safe and well. Police are urgently appealing for help to find a missing 17-year-old girl with links to Preston. Police believe Sophie Wilson is in […]

2 weeks ago
Daughter of Preston cancer fighter sings about checking for lumps in heart-wrenching viral video

Ivy Brown in the video Pic: @cancerfightingpantsareon A video starring Ivy Brown, the six-year-old daughter of Preston cancer fighter Roisín Pelan, is spreading the word on the importance of checking for changes in the body. In the […]

2 weeks ago
Trapped duck rescued by quack-acting Preston firefighters

Duck walking Pic: Tony Worrall A wild duck has been rescued by Preston firefighters. The duck had become trapped in the front grille of a car. After firefighters from Preston Fire Station freed the duck, […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Quad bike seized after anti-social use in busy Avenham Park on Good Friday

Seized quad bike Pic: Preston Police Police have seized a quad bike thanks to reports from the public of the vehicle being used in an anti-social manner around Avenham Park on Good Friday. Officers have been […]

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Retired Penwortham GB Para athlete launches disability awareness programme for schools

Claire Buckle A former GB Para discus thrower and shot putter from Penwortham has launched a disability awareness programme for schools and youth providers in Lancashire. Claire Buckle shares her experiences of having […]

2 weeks ago
Scrub fire in Preston stopped as emergency service warns of increased danger

Scrub fire in Preston city centre Pic: @preston_fire A dry scrub fire that threatened a city centre business has been put out thanks to quick action from a Preston crew. Posting about the fire on Twitter, a spokesperson […]

2 weeks ago
Concern for missing 15-year-old girl last seen in Preston

Charliese Gallacher Police are becoming increasingly concerned about the welfare of a 15-year-old girl who was last seen in Preston. Charliese Gallacher, who is missing from her home in Lancaster, was last […]

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