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.

McDonalds at Preston Docks, Deepdale and Capitol Centre retail parks see huge queues

Stewards directing traffic at the McDonalds on the Docks Pic: Paul Melling Drivers experienced up to 90-minute waits as major queues formed for McDonalds drive-throughs. The fast-food chain reopened a number of outlets across Preston, South Ribble and Chorley during Wednesday (June […]

3 days ago
Brother of Jon-Jo Highton launches knife crime campaign ‘The J-J Effect’ in his name

The brother of a teenager brutally murdered in a gang attack in Deepdale has launched an anti-knife campaign in his name. Jon-Jo Highton, 18, was stabbed to death by six […]

4 days ago
Police warning after break-ins in Holme Slack area

Holme Slack Lane is one of the roads targeted by thieves Pic: Google Police have issued a reminder to homeowners and drivers in Preston to secure their homes and vehicles. Reports of a bike being stolen from a garden shed in Holme Slack, […]

7 days ago
Royal Preston Hospital staff receive Indian takeaway and ‘Thank You NHS’ cream cake

Some of the food delivered to NHS workers and the cream cake thanking them An Indian takeaway in Deepdale has been helping keep the city’s key workers fed. Adam Sayid and team made the delivery to Royal Preston Hospital. It included a fresh cream […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Moment suspected drug driver crashes into parked cars in Deepdale

Parked cars are hit by the driver of the car as police arrive shortly afterwards Pic: Kelly-Marie Carberry Shocking footage shows the moment a driver lost control and hit parked cars in an early morning crash in Deepdale. St George’s Road was closed by police while they dealt […]

2 weeks ago
Police shut St George’s Road in Deepdale after crash

St George's Road at the roundabout where it meets Harewood Road Pic: Google Police have shut a road in Deepdale due to an early morning crash. St George’s Road is closed between Deepdale Road and the roundabout where St George’s Road meets Harewood […]

2 weeks ago
Sumners housing and community centre scheme approved despite neighbourhood objections

The heavy machinery at work at the Sumners site Pic: Chris66092274 A new housing development on the site of a former Preston pub has been approved. Nearby residents have been left riled over the approval of the Sumners scheme with two […]

3 weeks ago
Police appeal to trace teenage girl last seen on Friday in Deepdale

Brooke Nicholas Pic: Preston Police A 16-year-old girl has gone missing from Deepdale. Preston Police have launched an appeal to trace Brooke Nicholas. Update: Police say Brooke was found safe and well during Sunday evening, […]

3 weeks ago
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