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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.

Your photos as Preston turns into a Winter Wonderland

Penwortham snow Pic: @janette__hall Snow has fallen over Preston and South Ribble, turning the area into a Winter Wonderland. As ever, our readers have been sharing their beautiful photos with us. We’ve posted many […]

2 months ago
Preston clinical site dosing volunteers in Covid-19 prevention trial

Blood tests taken during a clinical trial Pic: Pixabay A clinical trial in Preston is aiming to find an antibody combination that can prevent Covid-19. Panthera Biopartners, based at Issa Medical Centre in Deepdale, has begun dosing volunteers in […]

2 months ago
How to recycle your Christmas tree in Preston, South Ribble, Fylde, Ribble Valley, Wyre and West Lancashire

The Christmas tree on the Harris balcony in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Now that the festive period is winding down, the Christmas decorations will soon be packed away for another year. But many people will be left unsure what to do with […]

2 months ago
Former Toys R Us store at Deepdale Shopping Park due for approval on gym conversion

The former Toys R Us in the Deepdale Shopping Park Pic: Blog Preston A planning application has been submitted to turn the former Toys R Us store, Deepdale Shopping Park into a new gym. The application proposes to change the internal layout of […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement ‘He was always giving back to those in need’ says stabbing victim Sarmad Al-Saidi’s best friend

Sarmad Al-Saidi, 16 with his best friend Safyan Akhtar,18 More than £6,000 has been raised to go towards building water wells in different countries in memory of a teenage boy who died after a stabbing in Deepdale. Sarmad Al-Saidi, […]

2 months ago
Parents pay tribute to teenager Sarmad Al-Saidi who died after Deepdale stabbing

Sarmad Al-Saidi was attacked during Wednesday 23 December Pic: Preston Police The parents of Sarmad Al-Saidi, 16 who died on Sunday (27 December) as a result of a stabbing have paid tribute to their son. Officers were called to an address […]

2 months ago
Area-by-area Preston and South Ribble coronavirus cases for the week before Christmas

Latest coronavirus case map. Some areas have seen a drop in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Christmas. Areas such as Ingol, St Matthew’s and Walton-le-Dale have reported less cases compared to […]

2 months ago
First picture of teenage boy who died after Deepdale stabbing

Sarmad Al-Saidi was attacked during Wednesday 23 December Pic: Preston Police Police have released a picture of the 16-year-old boy who died following a stabbing in Deepdale. Sarmad Al-Saidi, from Broadgate, was found with stab wounds to his chest and legs […]

2 months ago
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