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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.

Aldi cash robbery: CCTV images of three men released by police

CCTV images of three men police want to trace in connection with a robbery at a Preston supermarket. Lancashire Police say the theft took place around 3.30pm on Tuesday 13 […]

8 years ago
Local residents group asks Fishwick and St Matthews to decide funding priorities

Volunteers at the Friends group A community group have launched a survey to find out how £1 million should be spent. Friends of Fishwick and St Matthews have launched a consultation program on how a […]

8 years ago
Rescue teams search for man in the River Ribble

Rescue services have spent the evening trying to locate a man who got into difficulties on the River Ribble. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said they were called to a […]

8 years ago
Two new homes planned for Tulketh playground

A little-used play area in Tulketh could be turned into new homes. Documents submitted to the city council by Mellor Architects show the current space on Heatherfield Place would be […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Lancashire Market returns to Friargate as shoppers brave the rain

Grey skies welcomed shoppers to Friargate to sample the flavours of Lancashire You can always rely on Preston for one thing, and that’s a bit of rain. Food lovers braved the drizzle to sample cakes, drinks and much more local produce at […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Harris Flights opened to the public

Temporary steps up from the Flag Market to the Harris Museum & Art Gallery have been officially opened. The One Voice Community Choir were on hand to serenade the arts […]

8 years ago
Fishergate roadworks: Road closures as Lancashire County Council begins pedestrian-friendly changes

An artists impression of how Fishergate could look in the future Major roadworks will begin on Fishergate on Monday. A major project to make Preston’s main shopping street more pedestrian-friendly will see £3.4 million put into it. Lancashire County Council has […]

8 years ago
Harris Flights opening to bring four weeks of unique art to Preston

One year on from the Preston Guild proclamation and the Harris steps will play host to a different kind of celebration. The Harris Flights officially open at 11am on Saturday […]

8 years ago
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