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Contaminated vapes warning issued by police after children taken ill

A vape Pic: Pixabay Parents have been warned about a batch of illegal vapes which have been circulating at high schools in Chorley and West Lancashire. Lancashire Police released a warning after two pupils […]

2 months ago
Search underway for missing teenager Ethan Coggon who has links to Preston

Ethan Coggon A search is underway for a missing teenager who has links to Preston, police have confirmed. Ethan Coggon, 15 from Ormskirk, was last seen on Noel Gate at 6pm on […]

2 months ago
Man charged after laptop, phone and cash stolen from Plungington

Preston Magistrates' Court A man has been charged following two burglaries in Preston.  They happened in the Plungington area on Sunday February 4 and Saturday February 10. Items including a laptop, phone and […]

2 months ago
Shops across Preston at risk after selling alcohol to 15-year-old test purchaser

Alcohol bought by a tester at shops in Preston Six premises tested as part of a joint operation across Preston failed and sold alcohol to a 15-year-old, police have said. Lancashire Constabulary tested 12 premises on Saturday night (February […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Driver arrested for driving with two unrestrained kids, cannabis and other issues on M61

The car in question from the M61 A driver was arrested for driving with two unrestrained children, testing positive for cannabis and a number of other issues with the car in question. Police received an initial report […]

2 months ago
Man taken to hospital after incident on Avenham Park

Avenham Park A man was taken to hospital after an incident on Avenham Park, police have confirmed. Police were called to a concern for welfare incident on the park at around 2.50pm […]

2 months ago
Search underway for man last seen near Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital Emergency Department Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust A search is underway for a man last seen near Royal Preston Hospital, police have said. Victor Seed-Munnich was last seen this morning (February 12) at around 8.46am on Sharoe […]

2 months ago
Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries after Wigan Road crash

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police A man was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after a crash involving a car and a cyclist on a key road connecting Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge with Leyland. […]

2 months ago
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