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Coronavirus deaths revealed by postcode as confirmed Covid-19 deaths rise to 71 in Preston and South Ribble

The drive-through coronavirus testing facility at Preston's College Pic: StePNE The number of confirmed deaths from Coronavirus in each district of Preston and South Ribble has been revealed. Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show a total of […]

1 month ago
Environment Agency plan first stage of flood defences work on River Ribble and River Darwen at Preston

The River Ribble broke its banks during both Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis this winter Pic: Tony Worrall Work from the Environment Agency is to begin in late April in Preston and South Ribble. Major flood defences are being proposed along the River Ribble and ground investigation works […]

2 months ago
Views sought on Preston rules around multiple occupancy houses

houses on avenham place Residents and landlords are being asked their views on the current rules about houses of multiple occupancy (HMOs) in some areas of the city. Preston City Council is carrying out […]

3 months ago
Search for missing 16-year-old Preston boy

Paul-Cottam Police are asking for help to find 16-year-old boy Paul Cottam, who has been missing since December 28. Paul is described as a white male, slim build, blond curly hair, […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man wanted in connection with stalking and assault

Polic are asking for the public’s help to find Stuart Campbell, 39. Officers say they need to speak to him urgently in connection with a string of offences including stalking, […]

6 months ago
Residents and businesses invited to share their views on the Flood Risk Management Scheme

The Ribble in flood down at the Bullnose on Boxing Day Pic: Roger Goodwin Residents and businesses are invited to attend a number of events hosted by the Environment Agency to share their views on the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. […]

8 months ago
London Road closed due to collision

Police are at the scene of a collision in London Road, which is causing significant delays. The A6 is closed in both directions between New Hall Lane and Primrose Hill. […]

8 months ago
Girl, 3, taken to hospital after fall from window

A little girl was taken to Manchester Children’s Hospital after she fell from an upstairs window on Tuesday evening. Emergency services were called to Bence Road shortly after 8pm to […]

9 months ago
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