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Each Saturday we publish a round-up of some of the headlines you may have missed in our news about the city

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 […]

5 days ago
A gruelling 27 hours as Bill Hodgson flips giant tyre 10,000 times

Bill in action Pic: Blog Preston A man from Kirkham has flipped a 226kg tyre 10,000 times on Preston’s Flag Market. It was all to raise money for Jordan Jones, 26, from Kirkham who has a […]

2 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week August 27 to September 2

Preston's skyline over the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall This week, Preston saw a raft of development announcements, with new pictures showing the scale of the upcoming Percy Street high-rises and new apartments planned for Lune Street in Preston […]

2 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week August 20 to 26

Sunshine and fluffy clouds on Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall As the summer months draw to a close, and with the end of the school holidays fast approaching, Preston residents this week learned that the fun continues in September with […]

2 years ago
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In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 30 to August 5

Daffodils in Preston city centre with the Harris and Cenotaph behind Pic: Tony Worrall Last weekend saw the return of the popular Chorley Flower Show, with around 11,000 attendees enjoying the sunshine near the Grade II-listed Astley Hall. Elsewhere in the region, encouraging news for […]

2 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 9 to 15

Preston's skyline over the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall With The Met Office issuing an amber ‘extreme heat’ warning for next week and with most schools breaking up for the holidays yesterday, it’s safe to say that summer is […]

2 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 2 to 8

Sunset over the Preston Marina on a sunny weekend in the city Pic: Tony Worrall As dramatic scenes continue to unfold in Westminster, the summer months roll on, with the school holidays firmly on the horizon and promises of improved weather. This week, news of […]

2 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week June 4 to 10

Preston skyline Pic: Mick Gardner After a busy bank holiday weekend celebrating The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Preston residents submitted their street party photos, with people enjoying food and drink with their neighbours across patriotically decorated communities. […]

2 years ago
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