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Police dealing with three car crash in Longridge

The crash happened on Preston Road, Longridge Pic: Blog Preston Preston Police are dealing with a three-car crash on Preston Road, Longridge. The incident happened just before 4pm today (22 May) by the Old Oak Pub, near the roundabout. It […]

2 hours ago
Crash near school in Ribbleton led to no injuries

Grange Avenue, Preston An incident at the weekend that saw police ask the public to avoid the area led to no injuries. Officers from Lancashire Constabulary were called to Grange Avenue in Ribbleton […]

1 day ago
Search underway for ‘high-risk missing person’ last seen in New Longton

Eleanor Sumner A search is underway for a teenager police have described as a ‘high risk missing person’. Eleanor Sumner, 17, was last seen in New Longton close to Howick Cross Lane. […]

2 days ago
Man in his 70s dies in hospital after Clayton-le-Woods A6 crash

A general view of the A6 at Whittle-le-Woods A man was killed in a one-vehicle incident in Chorley yesterday morning (18 May). Police were called at around 10.48am to the A6 Preston Road at Clayton-le-Woods after reports of […]

3 days ago
Preston man, 66, snared engaging in sexual conversations with who he believed to be schoolgirls

Ian Hollinghurst, 66, thought he was communicating with two 13-year-old girls A 66-year-old man has been jailed after engaging in online sexual conversations with people he believed were schoolgirls – leading to him pleading guilty to nine offences. Ian Hollinghurst, 66, […]

5 days ago
South Ribble Police says no criminal offences after Higher Walton Prime incident

King George V playing field in Higher Walton. Pic: Google Maps South Ribble Police are ‘satisfied that no criminal offences took place’ after a man was filmed handing out Prime energy drinks to children in Higher Walton on 7 May. A […]

6 days ago
Body of missing man found in the sea off the coast of Lytham

Richard Parker was last seen in Wrea Green on Monday 4 March Pic: Fylde Police The body of a man who had been missing since March has been found. Richard Parker, from Wrea Green, had been missing since 4 March when police undertook an extensive […]

6 days ago
Appeal for help to find missing Walton-le-Dale man who ‘might be confused’

Michael Weir Police are appealing for help to find a man who is missing from Walton-le-Dale. Update: Police said Michael was found safe and well during Thursday morning Officers say they are […]

7 days ago
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