News and information on Deepdale in Preston, Lancashire. An area of the city known mainly for football as it is home to Deepdale the ground where Preston North End play. But it is also home to many residents in rows of tightly packed terraced housing.

Petition launched against takeaway near Deepdale football ground

Takeaway by Preston North End Pic: Google A petition has been launched objecting to the reintroduction of a hot food takeaway near Preston North End‘s stadium in Deepdale. The former ‘refreshments hut’ used to operate on match […]

2 weeks ago
Preston North End matchday shuttle bus making a return

Matchday shuttle bus to be trialled for three days Pic: Preston North End A matchday shuttle bus is to be trialled at Preston North End after receiving feedback from supporters following the announcement that the service will not run during the upcoming season. […]

2 weeks ago
Plans to redevelop Preston Bus depot in Deepdale Road

Aerial view of Preston Bus depot with outline of buildings to be demolished Pic: Paul Gaughan Building Consultants A planning application is seeking permission to partly demolish and redevelop Preston Bus depot to allow the construction of new buildings. It is proposed that the bus maintenance depot will […]

3 weeks ago
Freddie Flintoff visits Preston Vocational Centre during filming

Freddie Flintoff visited Preston Vocational Centre (PVC) in April while filming an episode of Freddie Flintoff’s Field of Dreams. The show on BBC One shows Freddie teaching cricket to young […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Storytelling sessions help kids love books at Deepdale Shopping Park

Storytelling sessions organised by Deepdale Shopping Park have seen over 280 schoolchildren take part. The sessions aim to help children fall in love with reading and professional storyteller John Hughes […]

4 weeks ago
Preston’s Quuwatul Islam mosque celebrates Lancashire public services

A local mosque has shown its appreciation for the work undertaken by county services during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Quuwatul Islam mosque in Preston hosted a ‘star-studded’ event to celebrate […]

1 month ago
Raikes Road murder: Police release fourth Preston teenager on bail

Raikes Road Pic: Google Police investigating the Raikes Road murder have released a 17-year-old Preston teenager on bail until 5 August. A 16-year-old Preston boy appeared at Preston Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 11 July, charged with the […]

1 month ago
Preston Fire Station to hold family open day this weekend

A local fire station has invited residents to a family open day event this weekend after a two-year hiatus. On Sunday, 17 July, from 10am to 4pm, Preston Fire Station […]

1 month ago
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