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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.

Plungington personal trainer’s mountain trek for The Mental Health Foundation

In April 2022, Dale Wallace will embark upon a fundraising challenge to raise money for The Mental Health Foundation. The challenge is a seven day trek via The Inca Trail […]

2 weeks ago
Commercial building fire in Plungington

Three fire engines have attended a blaze in Plungington Road. Crews were called to the commercial building fire just after 4pm today (Saturday 24 April). Three fire engines from Preston […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Salvation Army help feed over 150 children during the Easter holidays

Struggling families are set to benefit from food vouchers given by Preston Salvation Army. The charity wanted to ensure over 150 children did not go hungry during the Easter holidays. […]

4 weeks ago
Missing pensioner last seen in the Plungington area has been found

Winston Daley, 77. Pic: Preston police Missing man Winston Daley,77 has now been found. Preston police posted on Facebook today (Tuesday 13 April) for information to find a missing Preston pensioner. Winston 77 was last seen […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Multiple deliberate fires in Brookfield, Grange, Moor Nook, Deepdale and Plungington on Easter Sunday

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Multiple fires have been started deliberately in the space of a few hours on Easter Sunday. Crews attended 13 anti-social behaviour fires between 6pm on Sunday 4 April and 4am […]

1 month ago
Emergency services attend crash at Blackpool Road and Plungington Road junction

A crash had shut a major route through Preston. The accident which has caused stand still traffic occurred outside the Suzuki garage on Plungington Road at the traffic light junction […]

2 months ago
Death of man at a house in Plungington not being treated as suspicious

A man was found dead in a house in Plungington yesterday (Tuesday 23 March) after police were called to concerns for someone’s welfare. Police, paramedics and crime scene investigators were […]

2 months ago
Brook Street from Victoria Street to Fylde Road to be closed to all traffic for five months

Brook Street from Victoria Street to Fylde Road will be closed to all traffic from 15 March to 16 August 2021. This is to facilitate highway improvement and installation of […]

2 months ago
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