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Cannabis farm found in suburban bungalow in Fulwood

An overhead view of the Hall Road and Harrison Road area Police raided a house off Garstang Road and discovered a cannabis grow worth thousands of pounds. Preston Police executed a drugs warrant on September 6 after receiving reports of drug […]

2 days ago
Award-winning poet who ‘suffers from Scottishness’ is coming to Preston

Kevin Gilday Pic: www.jamiemcfadyenphotography.com An acclaimed Scottish writer is coming to Preston fresh from Edinburgh Fringe. Award-winning spoken-word artist Kevin P Gilday is set to deliver a selection of his best work in the Suffering From […]

2 days ago
iPads and headsets provided for mysterious live event at the Harris

A mysterious event described as a “performance, online book and game” is coming to the Harris. The Archive of Missing Things by Zuppa Theatre Co. is being brought to the […]

3 days ago
A new scheme is making Preston taxis even safer

Concerns had been raised about taxis obstructing bus stops on Friargate Preston has become the latest authority to sign up to a national safety register for cabbies. The National Register of Taxi and Private Hire Licence Revocations and Refusals means drivers […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Plea for Race For Life cash as £6,000 remains outstanding

Cancer Research UK is urging people who took part in this year’s Race For Life and Pretty Muddy to return their sponsorship money. More than £6,000 of sponsor money is […]

3 days ago
Meet Shankly, the dog with a nose for trouble in Preston

If you’re out in town tonight, keep your eye out for new kid on the block Shankly. Preston Police’s newest recruit will be on the city’s streets serving out ‘ruff’ […]

4 days ago
Police are looking for missing boy, last seen in Fishergate

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding 16-year-old Brandon Fisher, who was last seen in Fishergate. Brandon is missing from Skelmersdale but has links to Preston, Leyland and […]

5 days ago
Tales from a survivor on World Sepsis Day

Hospital patient Pic: Parentingupstream from Pixabay Although sepsis is life-threatening it isn’t always recognised, so World Sepsis Day aims to shine a spotlight on the condition and raise awareness. A rare but serious complication of an […]

5 days ago
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