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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 areas of Preston to have had positive Covid-19 tests last week

Woman finishing coronavirus test Frenchwood and Fishwick had the highest recorded number of positive coronavirus tests in the week from August 22 to 28. Eleven people tested positive for the virus in that area. […]

5 months ago
Man with links to Plungington and Ribbleton wanted in relation to two assaults

Police are appealing for help finding a Preston man who is wanted in relation to two assaults of a woman. Robert Irvine, 40, has links to Plungington and Ribbleton. He’s […]

5 months ago
Police raid £1m cannabis farm in Preston industrial unit

Preston Police have discovered a cannabis farm worth more than £1m close to the city centre. As a result of community information Preston Neighbourhood Policing Team gained entry to a […]

6 months ago
Longridge and South Ribble are not included in the Preston local lockdown

A woman having a coronavirus test After the announcement today of a government enforced local lockdown from midnight, many people in and around Preston are concerned about whether the lockdown will affect their household. The local […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Preston charities helping prevent fly-tipping

Fly tipping sign Prestonians are being reminded to recycle their waste where possible, but one in eight people across the UK (13 per cent) admit to illegally fly-tipping unwanted items, according to a […]

6 months ago
Moor Park pub implementing additional measures after breaking Covid-19 guidelines

Moor Park pub The Moor Park in Plungington is putting in additional safety measures after a complaint was filed against the pub for not adhering to Covid-19 guidelines. Preston City Council has confirmed […]

6 months ago
Ashton man dresses up to deliver homemade meals to Preston’s frontline workers

Chris delivering to Preston Police An Ashton man has dressed up in his partner’s dress to deliver homemade meals to Preston’s frontline workers. Chris Murray is the founder of Preston Here for Humanity, a non-profit […]

6 months ago
Get out with the kids as Preston’s leisure venues begin to re-open

As leisure venues are given the green light by government to re-open their doors, families are ready to get back to some fun activities outside of the home. Some leisure […]

6 months ago
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