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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 now and then: View from the Harris Museum roof

View from the roof of the Harris Museum looking down Friargate in 2013 It’s a striking contrast, the difference in Preston’s skyline from 1934 to the present day. Flickr photographer scrappyNW was given permission to get onto the roof of the Harris to […]

8 years ago
Two men charged for cannabis production after police raid Preston homes

Cannabis was found in properties in Ribbleton Preston police have raided four properties in the city and seized half a million pounds worth of cannabis. Addresses at Waverley Road, Cemetery Road and New Hall Lane in Ribbleton […]

8 years ago
Restaurant review: Duk Bodega, Preston

Located in a quirky cellar venue on Lancaster Road in Preston is a restaurant that has been feeding hungry Prestonites with tapas style small plates for years now. Duk has […]

8 years ago
In pictures: View from the Harris Museum roof

View of Preston from the Harris roof The spires, old mill towers and brooding hills in the distance are a feature of Preston if viewed from the city. Urban explorer scrappyNW, who has previously sent in photos […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cash reward offered in hunt for Salford man wanted for Brookfield armed robbery

Lee James Seddon Police are offering a £25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man wanted following a robbery in Brookfield. Lee James Seddon, from Salford, is still on the […]

8 years ago
Preston business creates new project to help fund The Space Centre

The Space Centre provides a safe place for children with disabilities to play and relax A Preston business has thrown its backing behind keeping The Space Centre open. The centre, which provides respite support to parents whose children have learning disabilities, has been struggling for […]

8 years ago
Broughton roundabout roadworks to be finished by Christmas

Traffic at the Broughton roundabout is often backed up due to congestion on the A6 Work on the Broughton roundabout is due to be completed just before Christmas. Lancashire County Council have been working on the roundabout since June, part of their transport plan for […]

8 years ago
Updated: Police cancel appeal as missing Fulwood man is found

Updated: 9.52am on Thursday 21 November. Mark MacMahon has now been found, the police thank the public for their assistance. A 52-year-old man has gone missing from Fulwood in the […]

8 years ago
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