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Plungington

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 confirm missing Plungington man has been found

Missing man, Roger Potter, 70. Pic: Preston police Preston Police have confirmed they have located a missing man from Plungington. Police became concerned for 70-year-old Roger Potter’s welfare after he went missing on Monday 7 December. Read more: […]

4 months ago
Police object to Plungington off-licence due to high anti-social behaviour levels

Former B&D Newsagents premises Police have expressed their objection to a Plungington shop being granted a premises licence. Eldon Local, which is due to open next month in what was B&D Newsagents, has applied […]

5 months ago
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 […]

5 months 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 […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

5 months 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 […]

6 months 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 […]

6 months 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 […]

6 months ago
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