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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.

Here’s a list of the Preston pubs and restaurants opening their doors this week

A beer being poured Pic: Anestiev As lockdown restrictions ease, Preston’s hospitality sector is gearing up to reopen. Many pubs and restaurants will be opening their doors on July 4 but if you are planning a […]

2 days ago
Preston man charged after drugs raid

A significant amount of class A drugs were seized by the neighbourhood police team. A man has been charged after police carried out a drugs raid at an address in the Ashton/Plungington area of Preston yesterday. Ryan Brown, 37, of Hall Street, Preston, was […]

2 days ago
More drugs seized in Plungington and Ashton police raids

A significant amount of class A drugs were seized by the neighbourhood police team. Police seized knuckle dusters, cash and Class A drugs during the morning raids in Preston. The raid was executed as a misuse of drugs act warrant at an address in […]

3 days ago
Drugs seized during raids in Plungington

Police are continuing to crack down on the causes of neighbourhood problems in Plungington. Last night (Saturday June 27), officers executed a warrant and seized drugs from a house in […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement The battle to restore pride in Plungington amid a crime wave

A faded Plungington Road sign Pic: Liam/Doktorb A grid pattern of streets, ginnels and a proud history for this most Preston of areas defines it. But Plungington has been in the spotlight in recent weeks with residents […]

1 week ago
Police recover cannabis in drugs raid in Plungington

Police raided a cannabis farm at a house in Plungington on Saturday and recovered a large quantity of class B drugs. Officers acted on information passed on by the local […]

2 weeks ago
Fire crews called to a blaze at a house in Plungington

Emergency services were called to a house fire in Eversleigh Street, Plungington on Saturday. Fire fighters and police were seen outside the property at 2pm today. The extent of the […]

2 weeks ago
Patrols stepped up to tackle drug dealing and nuisance behaviour in Plungington

Patrols have been stepped up in Plungington after concerns over drug supply and antisocial behaviour. Officers will be speaking to residents and targeting known hotspots. Preston City Council says it […]

3 weeks ago
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