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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.

Ingol man jailed for rape and sexual assault of teenage girl

Robert Weir A man from Ingol has been jailed for raping and sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. Robert Weir, 37, of Greenfield Way, Ingol, was sentenced to 12 years in prison following […]

8 years ago
CCTV image of woman released after city centre stiletto attack

A CCTV image released by Lancashire Police showing the woman wanted in connection with the attack Police have released CCTV image of a woman they wish to speak in connection with an assault at a fast-food restaurant in the city. A student was hit in the […]

8 years ago
Arts installation to showcase the sun on Preston’s Victorian covered market

Preston’s covered market will see a light shone on it like never before. The Sun At Night is an art installation which combines science and a chance to see the […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Inside the former Odeon cinema

The former cinema theatre Remember the former Odeon cinema? Well, these photos show what it’s like now. The cinemas has been left to rot but there are still glimpses of happier times. Urban explorer […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ribbleton man Kurt Stevens wanted for questioning after alleged breach of restraining order

Kurt Stevens A Ribbleton man is being sought by police for allegedly breaking a restraining order. Kurt Stevens, 22, is wanted for questioning by Lancashire Police following an alleged breach of the […]

8 years ago
Entertainment night at Korova to raise money for mental health research

Spoken word will be just some of the entertainment on offer A city centre arts cafe and bar is hosting a night of entertainment for charity. Rethink at the Korova bar on St Wilfrid Street raises money puts funds towards research […]

8 years ago
Short film about Preston Bus Station to be premièred at The Continental

Preston Bus Station is now a listed building, but the Town Hall coffers have to support it A film celebrating the architecture and people of Preston Bus Station will be premièred later this month. 56,000 – a short film about the grade II listed building – takes […]

8 years ago
CCTV pictures released following Fulwood burglary

CCTV images have been released by police in Preston following a burglary in Fulwood. Detectives believe the burglary took place between 7.45am and 5pm on Tuesday 29 October at a […]

8 years ago
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