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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.

The changing face of the Adelphi roundabout area over passing decades

  With the announcement of the proposed Adelphi Square which would sweep away the Adelphi roundabout and nearby buildings, we thought it would be interesting to see the past developments […]

7 years ago
Talking ****: Four Preston roads declared dog fouling zones as Preston City Council acts on Blog Preston reader comments

Ripon Street Pic: Jim Beattie Four roads in PrestonĀ have been turned into crackdown areas to stop dog fouling in the city. Brackenbury Road, Ripon Street, Roebuck Street and Geoffrey Street are being targeted by Preston […]

7 years ago
UCLan Studentsā€™ Union announce registration drive with support of Preston City Council

A new project which will see the UCLan Students’ Union enter partnership with the Preston City Council in a drive to create awareness in students to their right in registering […]

7 years ago
Woman left shaken after Plungington knife point robbery

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked on her way home on Monday evening. She was approached by two men as she walked home along Ripon Street […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Blackpool Road collision driver bailed until January as police continue appeal

A Preston man has been bailed until January following a serious collision in the city. The 29 year old man was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following a pedestrian […]

7 years ago
Plungington smash causes rush hour delays

Rush hour traffic was delayed in the Plungington areaĀ on Wednesday morningĀ due to a crash. North West Ambulance Service treated a woman on the scene while Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service […]

7 years ago
Plungington armed robberies: Chorley man charged

A Chorley man has been charged in connection with an armed raid in Plungington. Kenneth Goldthorpe, 40, of Chorley Road, Adlington, Chorley, is accused of two counts of robbery and […]

7 years ago
Preston man arrested after armed robbery in Plungington

A Preston man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after a man hunt in Plungington on Tuesday. Preston Police were called to a report of a knifepoint robbert at […]

7 years ago
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