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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.

UPDATE: Police looking for driver after crash in Brook Street

Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle which burst into flames after hitting a wall in Brook Street. At around 6am this morning (Tuesday January 15) the vehicle, […]

1 day ago
Plungington man who wielded a meat cleaver is jailed

Jamie Killeen A Preston man has been jailed for two years after running through the street wielding a meat cleaver. Jamie Killeen of Ripon Street triggered a police call-out to Plungington after […]

2 days ago
Police hunt man after Plungington disorder

Miguel Di Palma A man is wanted in connection with a fight after a car crashed into a house in Plungington just before Christmas. Preston Police have released a picture of Miguel Di […]

2 weeks ago
Man charged with Plungington Christmas Day stabbing

Warren Givens Police have charged a man with a stabbing which took place in Preston on Christmas Day. Warren Givens, 44, of Blackpool Road, is accused of Section 18 wounding and possession […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man arrested on suspicion of Plungington Christmas Day stabbing

The police cordon in Blackpool Road Pic: Plungington Labour A man at the centre of a stabbing and then lock-down of the Plungington area of the city on Christmas Day has been arrested. A 44-year-old man, was arrested by […]

3 weeks ago
The man police are searching for in connection with Plungington Christmas Day lockdown

Warren Givens Police have released an image of the man wanted in connection with a serious assault on Christmas Day, warning the public not to approach him. Blackpool Road was closed on […]

3 weeks ago
Police statement reveals what happened in Plungington Christmas Day lockdown

The police cordon in Blackpool Road Pic: Plungington Labour A suspect is still on the loose after the incident that caused armed police to be deployed on Christmas Day, it has been confirmed. Police put an area of Plungington […]

3 weeks ago
Police re-open Blackpool Road after armed siege

The police cordon was in place for more than three hours Pic: Plungington Labour The police cordon was in place for more than three hours Pic: Plungington Labour Roads in Plungington have been reopened following a three-hour police stand-off. Preston Police called in armed […]

3 weeks ago
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