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Covering the North, South, East, West and Centre of the city of Preston we aim to bring you news and information for the area near you in Preston. These areas do not follow the electoral boundaries of Preston City Council, which differ, especially since they were re-drawn.

Avenham pair jailed for Penwortham burglary

Lee Hewitt and Daniel Little were jailed for stealing from a home in Penwortham Two Preston men have been jailed for a burglary in Penwortham. Lee Hewitt, 21, of Avenham Road was sentenced to 29 months in prison. His partner in crime Daniel Little, […]

8 years ago
Michael Lavalette: A reflection on ten years in Preston’s political arena

Michael Lavalette After ten years as a Preston city councillor I have had to resign due to family illness. It’s a sad moment and there is much I will miss, but sometimes […]

8 years ago
Fishwick and St Matthews resident’s views wanted for big plan

Fishwick Bottoms: The nature reserve is one area the Friends mention Residents in Fishwick and St Matthews are being asked for their views on a ground breaking plan. The Friends of Fishwick and St Matthews have prepared a neighbourhood plan for […]

8 years ago
Police seek information after indecent exposure at Tom Benson Way

Preston Police are appealing for information after a 16 year old girl was approached by a male who exposed himself to her. The incident happened just after 4.00pm on Tuesday […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Kitchen fires in city centre after pans left unattended

Fire crews from Preston fire station had to visit two properties after pans were left unattended causing fires. A crew from Preston fire station attended the flat on Great Shaw […]

8 years ago
Facebook helps re-unite lost dog with owner

The Jack Russell pup has been re-united with its owner A student has helped track down the owner of a lost dog. Craig McPhillips found the Jack Russell puppy on Plungington Road on Saturday afternoon. There was no tag, no […]

8 years ago
Say I love you with a doughnut on Valentine’s Day

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a lush Krispy Kreme doughnut. In celebration of that special day Krispy Kreme are making fresh heart-shaped doughnuts, plus romantic drinks. […]

8 years ago
Prison sentence for driver who admitted killing Fulwood cyclist

Paul Fingleton was killed while cycling home in May 2012 A driver who was on his mobile phone has been jailed for killing a cyclist on the Broughton roundabout. Paul Fingleton, 47, was knocked down by Frank Wrathall of Strickens […]

8 years ago
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