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The village of Grimsargh sits to the North East edge of Preston, a short drive from the major motorway links

Where in Preston Covid-19 cases have doubled, as Lancashire leaders speak out against government plans

Screenshot of Covid-19 case data map 1 to 7 October In the week 1 October to 7 October some areas in and around Preston have seen the number of Covid-19 positive cases double or even quadruple. According to government data, cases […]

3 weeks ago
Person taken to hospital following crash in Longridge

One person was taken hospital last night (Wednesday 7 October) following a collision on Lower Road in Longridge. At around 7.30pm, fire services from Longridge and Preston were called to […]

3 weeks ago
Where Preston’s coronavirus hotspots are for latest available positive cases data

A coronavirus testing site at Moor Park in Preston Pic: Donna Clifford Coronavirus cases in Preston are spiking in central and eastern parts of the city. One Preston ward has one of the highest infection rates in all of Lancashire in the […]

4 weeks ago
Hoghton mum quits teaching to make a difference to parent and baby wellbeing

Jacqueline Winslow A mum from Hoghton is starting a new baby massage venture after deciding to quit her teaching job during maternity leave. Former primary school teacher Jacqueline Winslow has launched Zen […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Deaths from coronavirus in each Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

A map showing how many people have died from coronavirus in each electoral ward has been updated. The total number of people to have died from coronavirus in Preston, South […]

5 months ago
Firefighters bring Longridge Fell woodland fire under control

What the fire service discovered while working near Longridge Fell Pic: Lancashire Fire Service Firefighters have brought the woodland fire on Longridge Fell under control. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service had 10 crews at the fire in Dutton, between Preston and Longridge, since shortly […]

5 months ago
Crowdfunding appeal launches for water and supplies for firefighters tackling Longridge and Darwen fires

Cases of bottled water which were taken up to firefighters Pic: Phil Manning One kind-hearted Leyland man has been helping firefighters tackle their thirst and hunger while tackling moorland and woodland fires. Phil Manning has set up a fundraiser to ensure fire crews […]

5 months ago
Aerial footage shows Longridge Fell fire as firefighters resume efforts at first light

Firefighters have resumed their efforts to tackle a wildfire near Longridge. Crews have been tackling the fire since just before 2pm on Sunday (May 31). Five fire engines remained overnight […]

5 months ago
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