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The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is officially open again

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Mick Gardner The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is officially open as the summer holidays get under way. The cafe has been swiftly renovated by Preston City Council after its shock closure […]

11 hours ago
Mystery over where blue plaque on former Broughton restaurant has gone

The blue plaque which has gone missing A blue plaque which used to be fixed to the wall of a Preston pub has gone missing. The Touch of Spice Indian restaurant in Broughton is in the process […]

11 hours ago
Warning to drivers after thefts from cars in New Hall Lane

New Hall Lane Pic: Google Two men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing from cars in and around New Hall Lane. Preston Police have launched an appeal to trace the owners of the items. […]

13 hours ago
Police officer suffered a broken ankle in ‘Mad Friday’ attack

A police officer attending an incident in Preston city centre on ‘Mad Friday’ had to have plates and screws inserted into his foot after he was pushed to the ground […]

18 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Amputee told she may lose her other leg after developing DVT following surgery at Royal Preston Hospital

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston A woman who lost her leg in a car accident has been told she may face a further amputation after she developed DVT following an operation at Royal Preston Hospital. […]

23 hours ago
New section 60 order triggered after violence in Ripon Street

Police in Ripon Street during Sunday evening Pic: Plungington Labour A man has been taken to hospital with head injuries after he was assaulted in Ripon Street this evening. The incident was the latest in a series of incidents which […]

1 day ago
Second night of stop and search area activated by police in Preston

The area covered by the order on Sunday night A second night of stop and searching by police has been activated. It follows a car chase and fight in Deepdale during Saturday (20 July) afternoon. Preston Police have confirmed […]

1 day ago
Police confirm St Thomas Road incident which triggered use of stop and search

St Thomas Road where the incident took place Pic: Google A stop and search order for a large swathe of Preston was stood down during Sunday morning. Preston Police have revealed more about the incident which triggered the use of […]

1 day ago
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