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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.

Preston storm drain scheme up for engineering award

A view of a drain under Preston A project to build a 3.5km storm tunnel is up for an engineering award. United Utilities have been digging up the area around Strand Road and Watery Lane for two […]

8 years ago
Free Preston music event Progmatic to celebrate first birthday

A progressive house & trance music event celebrates its first birthday this week with their biggest event to date and it’s free. Over the last 12 months Ashley Bonsall has […]

8 years ago
Fire at Hungry Eyes takeaway on New Hall Lane

Fire fighters on the scene at the Hungry Eyes takeaway Firefighters in Preston are tackling a blaze at a takeaway in New Hall Lane. The fire in the ground floor of the Hungry Eyes establishment started at 3.44pm. A crew […]

8 years ago
CCTV pictures released after assault on elderly man in Preston city centre

Police in Preston are appealing for witnesses after an elderly man was assaulted in the city centre. CCTV images of a man police wish to speak to have been released […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement History of names on Preston war memorial to be researched

Volunteers are being sought to help document the history of a war memorial in Preston. Researchers at the Museum of Lancashire want to explore the stories of the men named […]

8 years ago
New homes to be built on site of former Royal Cross School

The site of a former Victorian institute for the deaf could become new housing if plans are approved. The Royal Cross site on Brockholes Brow, Fishwick, has seen a proposal […]

8 years ago
Police seek information after theft at Chiquitos Restaurant

Lea Area Police are asking for information on the people shown in these CCTV images. Does anyone recognise these males? Police are seeking their identity in connection with a recent […]

8 years ago
Police warn of illegal card skimmer use on Church Street

Preston Police inspected the cash machine at the Tesco Express store on Church Street in Preston on 2 February. They advised a card reading machine had been attached to it. […]

8 years ago
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