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Clearance work at Larches House site riles nearby residents

One of the trees that has been felled Larches residents say they have been ‘left traumatised’ after the new owners of Larches House began clearing woodland at the site. The Grade-II listed building and surrounding woodland, off Larches […]

6 days ago
Firefighters bring building fire near Goosnargh under control

Residents in Inglewhite Road, near Goosnargh, were advised to keep their doors and windows closed while firefighters tackled a blaze. Crews from Fulwood, Preston, Longridge, Bamber Bridge and Garstang were […]

6 days ago
Preston pub not calling last orders yet on vulnerable regulars

Elizabeth and Brian outside a house delivering a food basket to one of their regular customers In unprecedented times, The Wheatsheaf Pub in Ashton-on-Ribble has been keeping vulnerable regulars as happy customers. The pub has been giving free home cooked meals to their vulnerable regulars during […]

6 days ago
Preston woman suffers ‘serious injuries’ after BMW overturns in Ribble Valley crash

Longsight Road, the A59, was closed for nearly seven hours as police investigated the crash Pic: Google A woman from Preston is in hospital with serious chest, face and finger injuries after a crash in the Ribble Valley. The 23-year-old was a passenger in a black BMW […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Rottweiler dog missing after Hoghton crash which left van driver in hospital

The crash took place in Blackburn Old Road Pic: Google A Rottweiler has gone on the run following a crash in Hoghton. Chorley Police were called to Blackburn Old Road at 8.10am on Wednesday (May 27). A Peugeot Partner van […]

6 days ago
Police appeal for CCTV footage after arrest made for vehicle crime off Miller Road

Tennyson Mill Court Pic: Google Police have stepped up patrols in Ribbleton after vehicle break-ins. A man was arrested in Tennyson Mill Court in connection with vehicle crime. Preston Police said the housing estate, off […]

7 days ago
Tributes to popular footballer Christian Mbulu who died at home in Cottam

Tributes have been paid to a footballer who was found dead at his home in Cottam yesterday. Christian Mbulu, 23, signed for Morecambe FC in January and had previously played […]

7 days ago
Preston barrister in training wins place in the courts for prestigious scheme

Sanah Ehsan has been accepted into the Middle Bar for two weeks of training Two budding legal eagles of the future from the city’s university are to spend two vital weeks in the court room. The University of Central Lancashire say two of its […]

7 days ago
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