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Three off-road bikes seized in Callon area

The three off-road bikes seized by officers Pic: Preston Police Three off-road bikes have been seized in the Callon area. A spokesperson for Preston Police posted the news on Facebook on Easter Sunday (4 April). It takes the total number […]

1 month ago
Gun fired at car in ‘targeted attack’ in Fulwood

Briery Close - off Churchill Road and Watling Street Road - between Fulwood and Ribbleton Pic: Google Detectives are appealing for information after a gun was fired at a car between Fulwood and Ribbleton. Preston Police were called to Briery Close, off Watling Street Road, at 2.25pm […]

1 month 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 […]

1 month 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, […]

1 month 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 […]

1 month 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 […]

1 month ago
Ashton school helping to make the internet a safer place for children

Ashton Primary School pupils with the online safety accreditation Ashton Primary School has been recognised for its commitment to keeping children safe online after completing a safety training programme. The Ainsdale Drive school received a National Online Safety Certified […]

1 month ago
Chorley Police urge people to stay safe while doing popular walk this Easter weekend

Rivington Pike Pic: Chorley Police Police are urging visitors to Rivington Pike to stay safe this weekend. Easter weekend, particularly Good Friday, traditionally brings people from far and wide to complete the walk to the […]

1 month ago
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