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Traffic delays in Fulwood due to fire at allotments

Fire crews are dealing with a fire at allotments in Fulwood. Lancashire Police also attended to close the road as smoke was billowing across causing visibility problems. Crews were called […]

12 hours ago
Police name man killed in Kirkham ‘road rage’

Freckleton Street in Kirkham Pic: Google Police have named a man who died in an alleged road rage incident in Kirkham as Andrew Dean. Mr Dean, 46, died after being struck by a car near the […]

14 hours ago
Woman arrested following Penwortham bridge fall

A 26-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of causing a public nuisance after she fell from a bridge in the early hours of this morning. Police were called to […]

18 hours ago
Road reopened after incident on Penwortham bridge

Police closed the A59 in Golden Way, Penwortham, this morning after reports a woman was on the bridge. Traffic built up between Preston and Penwortham while specially trained officers brought […]

22 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Preston city centre apartment block will create 28 homes

Plans for new apartment block located within the Stoneygate development area have been approved. Once completed, the development in Grimshaw Street, will provide 28 new homes. The four-storey apartment block […]

4 days ago
Top marks for Royal Cross deaf school

A primary school for deaf children has been awarded to marks by inspectors. Royal Cross School in Ashton-on-Ribble has once again been ranked as outstanding after Ofsted inspectors visited on […]

7 days ago
Change of venue for RSPCA Summer Fair on Sunday

The RSPCA open day on Sunday has changed venue after a dog at the shelter has become unwell. The shelter in Longridge Road has temporarily closed on the advice of […]

1 week ago
Plans to create an ‘urban village’ in the Stoneygate area have been unveiled

Exciting plans to create an ‘urban village’ in a neglected part of Preston have been unveiled. The Stoneygate Masterplan sets out a framework to develop the area and attract investment […]

1 week ago
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