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

How City Deal worth millions to Preston will change the face of the city forever

The majority of the City Deal work is to happen in the West of the city Detailed plans have been released showing how the shape of Preston will be changed forever by a multi-million pound plan. The City Deal, worth £434m in funds for new projects […]

5 years ago
Second real ale and sausage festival planned for Whittingham

A three day beer and sausage festival takes place on the outskirts of Preston in May. During the Bank Holiday weekend the second Whittingham Beer and Sausage Festival is hosted […]

5 years ago
Abandoned car clue after woman and children tied up in house raid

Car recovered by police which they believe was used in the robbery Police have arrested four men following a robbery where several firearms were stolen. Three men aged 23,24 and 34 from Preston and a 20-year-old man from Liverpool have been arrested […]

6 years ago
Missing Preston man George Mayo found safe and well

George Mayo has been reported missing Police in Preston have announced missing Whittingham man George Mayo has been found safe and well. Police said the man, who disappeared on Tuesday last week, was found in Cambridgeshire.

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Katherine Jenkins and James Blunt to headline St Catherine’s Hospice concerts

Jenkins returns to the city after her Guild appearance Opera and pop superstars Katherine Jenkins and James Blunt are to headline a pair of charity concerts in Preston. The Symphony at the Tower events at Hoghton Tower raise tens […]

6 years ago
CCTV picture released in hunt for missing Whittingham man

Picture from CCTV at Preston Bus Station Updated: Police have confirmed George has been found safe and well Police looking for missing Preston man George Mayo have released a CCTV picture of the last time he was […]

6 years ago
Police appeal to find man missing from Whittingham

George Mayo has been reported missing Updated: Police have announced George has been found and well Police in Preston are appealing for help to try and find a missing 45-year-old man. George Mayo was reported missing […]

6 years ago
Parish councils object to “inappropriate” development of former Whittingham Mental Hospital

The buildings at Whittingham have been boarded up for years Two parish councils have decided to object to plans to demolish the former Whittingham Mental Asylum. The former hospital is earmarked to become hundreds of new homes but parish councillors […]

6 years ago
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