News and information about the area of Plungington in Preston, Lancashire. Known locally as “Plungie” the area runs in a strip alongside Plungington Road which is one of the main student housing areas in the city.

Police say these are Preston, South Ribble and Chorley’s most wanted

Police have urged the public to share any information that may lead to the arrest of five of South Lancashire’s most wanted offenders. Earlier this month, Lancashire Constabulary launched Operation […]

2 days ago
Plungington Hotel listed as an Asset of Community Value

The Plungington Hotel Pic: Tony Worrall With the help of local community groups, businesses, customers and previous tenants – Friends of The Plungington Hotel submitted a detailed application to have the pub listed as an ‘Asset […]

6 days ago
Police appeal to find Plungington man wanted in connection with assault, robbery and theft

Police are asking for help to locate Kian Lowe, 19, from Preston. He is wanted in connection with a serious assault and robbery on Emmanuel Street, Plungington, on Sunday, July […]

1 week ago
Man wanted in connection with baseball bat attack in Plungington

Kingsley Cairns, 22. Pic: Preston police Police are appealing for information about Kingsley Cairns, 22, from Preston. They want to trace him in connection with an incident on Cambridge Street, Plungington, in the early hours of […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mobile Covid vaccine clinic at Preston locations this week

Mobile vaccination clinic. Pic: Caritas care A mobile vaccination clinic is in Preston this week and it started Monday 14 June. Members of the public who are eligible for the vaccine are able to receive their […]

1 month ago
Extra police patrols after disorder involving machetes in Deepdale and Plungington

Police are stepping up patrols in response to disorder in Deepdale and Plungington since Saturday (12 June). Additional stop and search powers are in place under Section 60 of the […]

1 month ago
Drugs arrests in Plungington after residents raise concerns

Plungington Road Pic: Tony Worrall Two males have been arrested in Plungington for supplying Class A drugs after concerns were raised by residents. Officers for the Plungington ward worked with the Neighbourhood Policing Task Force […]

2 months ago
Police want to trace Plungington man who breached prison licence

Gary Mooney of Jemmett Steet, Plungington, is described as white, 5ft 6in tall, of medium build with blue eyes and receding grey hair. The 43-year-old is wanted by police for […]

2 months ago
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