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

Preston woman suffers ‘serious injuries’ after BMW overturns in Ribble Valley crash

Longsight Road, the A59, was closed for nearly seven hours as police investigated the crash Pic: Google A woman from Preston is in hospital with serious chest, face and finger injuries after a crash in the Ribble Valley. The 23-year-old was a passenger in a black BMW […]

8 months ago
Rottweiler dog missing after Hoghton crash which left van driver in hospital

The crash took place in Blackburn Old Road Pic: Google A Rottweiler has gone on the run following a crash in Hoghton. Chorley Police were called to Blackburn Old Road at 8.10am on Wednesday (May 27). A Peugeot Partner van […]

8 months ago
Social distancing warning ahead of Beacon Fell being busy this weekend

A view of Beacon Fell Pic: Chris Mocha The first weekend of relaxed lockdown rules have seen a warning issued by Lancashire County Council. Dozens of daytrippers are expected to head for country parks in Preston and Lancashire. […]

8 months ago
Horns Dam caravan park applies to more than double in size

The Horns Dam caravan park has been gradually expanding the number of pitches Pic: Google A caravan park near Goosnargh is planning to expand. The Horns Dam site already has space for 16 touring caravans. The site includes three fishing lakes and the Horns Dam […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hoghton and Coupe Green scarecrow trail begins with key worker theme

The NHS and thank you messages feature heavily in this year's scarecrow trail A socially distanced activity is available for Hoghton residents during the Covid-19 lockdown. Paying tribute to key workers and the NHS this year’s Hoghton scarecrow event has a coronavirus theme. […]

9 months ago
Preston councillor stands down to become a doctor

Councillor Ian Donnell A Preston councillor is standing down to join to front line efforts in the coronavirus pandemic. Councillor Ian Donnell is stepping down from representing Preston Rural East. Now a qualified […]

9 months ago
Roads in Preston and South Ribble to be repaired after Storm Ciara and Dennis damage

The River Ribble broke its banks during both Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis this winter Pic: Tony Worrall Urgent repairs to roads and pathways across Lancashire are to take place in the next six months. Lancashire County Council is set to sign off £1.63million in repairs across the […]

9 months ago
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 […]

9 months ago
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