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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.

Teenager arrested after assault on teenage boy on Plungington Road

Police are appealing for information after a teenager was assaulted and robbed in Preston. A 17-year-old boy was approached by a male on Plungington Road on Tuesday 6 May at […]

7 years ago
Oxheys Mill Studio celebrates third birthday on Radio Lancashire

Local artist run gallery is celebrating its third year on BBC Radio Lancashire next Thursday. The studio, set up by three Preston-based artists and run on a purely voluntary basis, […]

7 years ago
Fire crews tackle deliberate spate of fires across Plungington

Crews from Preston Fire Station were called out to a series of fires in the Plungington area. From 6.15pm on Sunday a number of deliberate fires were sarted by a […]

8 years ago
Former charity shop could become fast food takeaway

An Age Concern charity shop in Plungington is set to become a new fast food takeaway. Plans have been submitted to Preston City Council to change what the former charity […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Updated: Police find missing Preston man safe and well

Updated 6.40am: Police in Preston have confirmed the man they were looking for in the Docks area has been found safe and well. Chief Superintendent Tim Jacques tweeted the news […]

8 years ago
Multi-agency task force in Plungington area of Preston

Police report a week of multi-agency action taking place in Preston. Next week on the 17th, 18th and 20th of February a combined Fire and Police untit will be focussing […]

8 years ago
Facebook helps re-unite lost dog with owner

The Jack Russell pup has been re-united with its owner A student has helped track down the owner of a lost dog. Craig McPhillips found the Jack Russell puppy on Plungington Road on Saturday afternoon. There was no tag, no […]

8 years ago
Chinese restaurant China House remains open despite safety fears

The lights are on and China House is still operating, as pictured on Saturday A Chinese restaurant in Preston which had its licence withdrawn due to safety fears has continued to trade. China House on Aqueduct Street had its licence revoked on Tuesday by […]

8 years ago
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