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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.

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
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
Advertisement Advertisement 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on and China House is still operating, as pictured on Saturday A Chinese restaurant in Preston which had its licence withdrawn due to safety fears has continued to trade.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
Chinese restaurant and karaoke bar could lose booze licence

Police officers and fire safety officers have visited China House Updated: The licensing hearing is now set to take place on Tuesday 7 January after the owner of China House asked for more time to prepare for the hearing A […]

8 years ago
Appeal for information as graffiti sprayed across Plungington for months

Police are appealing for information to catch a man wanted for graffiti across the Plungington area of Preston. Since January this year graffiti has appeared on a Preston shop and […]

8 years ago
Vandals hunted after community centre attacked in Plungington

Police in Preston are appealing for information after a community centre had bricks thrown through its windows. The community centre on Brook Street, Plungington, was targeted by vandals between Friday […]

8 years ago
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