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Campaign launches to block Harris Park homes development in Fulwood

The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park Campaigners are gearing up for a fight to stop a proposed housing development in the grounds of a former orphanage. As reported on Blog Preston, Yousuf Bhailok has tabled plans […]

3 days ago
Preston’s independent shops preparing for high street reopening

Action Records Preston’s shops are preparing to reopen from Monday 15 June, as lockdown eases across the country. Plans have been put in motion after Boris Johnson’s announcement on non-essential shops earlier […]

3 days ago
Police deal with two-car crash in Ribbleton

Police on the scene in Ribbleton Avenue Pic: Stephen Melling Ribbleton Avenue was shut by police following a crash. Two cars collided during Saturday (May 30) around 4.30pm. North West Ambulance Service were also in attendance to treat an elderly […]

3 days ago
Road in Fulwood closed due to burst water main

United Utilities in Lytham Road Pic: Di Guzik A road in Fulwood has been closed due to a burst water main. Lytham Road has been shut between Plungington Road and Garstang Road. United Utilities are on the scene […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Eight deaths from coronavirus confirmed at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals on Saturday May 30

Royal Preston Hospital Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has announced eight more deaths from coronavirus. The figures come from those who have died at Royal Preston and Chorley hospitals. One person died […]

3 days ago
Preston artists urged to submit their work for sale in Harris Museum shop

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A chance for up and coming artists to be featured in the Harris Museum and Art Gallery shop has been unveiled. The Harris is looking for budding artists, designers and […]

4 days ago
Police warning after break-ins in Holme Slack area

Holme Slack Lane is one of the roads targeted by thieves Pic: Google Police have issued a reminder to homeowners and drivers in Preston to secure their homes and vehicles. Reports of a bike being stolen from a garden shed in Holme Slack, […]

4 days ago
Firefighters stop fire at Plungington car garage from spreading

Fire crews and police on the scene in Plungington Road Pic: Stac Dickinson/Plungington Community Page Plungington Road was closed off during Friday afternoon as firefighters tackled a fire at a car garage. The fire broke out shortly after 3pm between Robinson Street and the Lytham […]

4 days ago
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