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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.

Hit and run appeal after three-car Plungington crash

Police at the scene in Plungington Road Pic: Andy Speariett Police at the scene in Plungington Road Pic: Andy Speariett Police have issued an appeal for witnesses following a hit and run in the Plungington area of the city. Emergency […]

1 week ago
Fire crews stabilise house after driver crashed into wall in Eldon Street

Fire crews in Eldon Street Pic: Nimesh Patel Fire crews in Eldon Street Pic: Nimesh Patel Part of a street in the Ashton-on-Ribble area of the city has been taped off following a crash. Lancashire Fire and Rescue […]

3 weeks ago
Restaurant review: RK Sweets in Plungington Road

The Premium thali Pic: Blog Preston Enjoying starters at RK Sweets Pic: Blog Preston Sitting cheek-by-jowl with charity shops and takeaways is an Indian street food kitchen with a rapidly growing reputation. Deciding to break up […]

3 weeks ago
Two cars in crash at North Road crossroads

The scene in North Road Pic: Blog Preston The scene in North Road Pic: Blog Preston Emergency services are treating one person after a crash at a busy Preston junction. A BMW and an Audi were involved in […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Major Preston Bus and Stagecoach timetable changes from September

The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson Bus passengers in Preston are being advised of a number of changes from early […]

2 months ago
Police raid abandoned Preston restaurant and discover cannabis farm

The former China House restaurant saw a heavy police presence The former China House restaurant saw a heavy police presence A major police operation during Friday (27 July) shut down a suspected cannabis farm in Ashton-on-Ribble. Dozens of police officers […]

2 months ago
Driver in hospital after crashing into wall in Plungington

The scene in Eldon Street following the crash Pic: Kaity Lyon Corner of Jemmett Street and Eldon Street Pic: Google A man was taken to hospital after a crash in the early-hours of Wednesday morning in the Plungington area. The driver […]

2 months ago
Emergency sewer works shut Plungington Road

The 23 service is one of those with later times Pic: Claire Pendrous The 23 service is taking a different route Pic: Claire Pendrous One of Preston’s busiest bus services is continuing to be diverted due to a road closure. Update: Plungington Road […]

2 months ago
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