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This area is home to the main campus of the University of Central Lancashire and includes news about Friargate, one of the major shopping areas in the city and Plungington an area inhabited by thousands of students.

Plungington estate agents appealing for information on damage to store window

Highgate Homes are appealing for information on the identity of the people in these images An estate agents on Blackpool Road,¬†Plungington in Preston are appealing for information after a window was damaged last week. Highgate Homes are looking for information on the identity of the […]

14 hours ago
Minor injuries after two-car crash in Plungington closes road near Moor Park

Lancashire Police were called to a crash on Wednesday (11 November) just before 11pm. The collision happened near Moor Park at the junction of Blackpool Road and Garstang Road. Find […]

2 weeks ago
Two children’s bikes and a speaker stolen from education centre in Fulwood

Preston Police are appealing for information on a burglary at a community centre in Preston. They would like to speak to the men in the CCTV images released and would […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s Salvation Army launches annual Christmas Toy Appeal

Each year, The Salvation Army ensures each child receives a Christmas present. Recently, the number of children they have to provide presents for has dramatically increased, meaning they have over […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston dancer helps UCLan create virtual dance project for primary school pupils

Dr Joanne Pledger behind the scenes Fun, free resources aimed at helping to engage primary school pupils with the wonders of space through dance are available for schools now. The project has been created by the […]

3 weeks ago
Man ‘dumped’ outside Southport shop after abduction in Preston

One Stop shop Southport A man who was found outside a Southport convenience store ‘covered in blood’ claimed he was dumped there after being abducted in Preston. Staff were alerted by members of the […]

4 weeks ago
Fundraiser started for dog injured in Plungington hit and run

Narla was seriously injured in a hit and run A fundraiser has been started to help pay for the recovery of an American Bulldog who was injured in a hit and run on Monday (October 26). Narla, a two-year-old […]

4 weeks ago
All but four areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases increase in latest local figures

The Covid cases map of Preston is featuring more and more purple - high case areas Pic: Public Health England The week from 14 October to 21 October has seen all but four areas of Preston record an increase in their coronavirus cases. Penwortham North has seen a 163.6 per […]

4 weeks ago
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