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.

Cyclist remains in hospital after Garstang Road attack

The incident took place at the junction of Aqueduct Street and Garstang Road Pic: Google A cyclist was pushed off his bike and remains in hospital after an attempted robbery in the Plungington area of the city. The 33-year-old was cycling along Garstang Road at […]

8 months ago
Man suffered serious head injuries when he was punched in a Plungington pub

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to after a man suffered serious head injuries in a pub attack in Plungington. At around 7.30pm on […]

8 months ago
Major Blackpool Road junction to shut for roadworks

Resurfacing work is needed at the junction of Plungington Road and Blackpool Road Pic: Google Motorists using a busy junction in Plungington are being told to brace for major delays. Pothole repair work will close where Plungington Road crosses Blackpool Road. The day-time closures will […]

8 months ago
Plungington 24-hour off-licence to be reviewed after crime and disorder concerns

A 24-hour off licence is to have its licence reviewed after the police lodged a catalogue of concerns with Preston City Council. The Price Check off licence in Plungington Road […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Time to talk about Freda – inside Age Concern’s befriending service

Freda and Kate Thursday 7 February is Time to Talk Day 2019 – and I’d like to talk about Freda. Freda lives in Plungington. She’s 94 years old, and she’s housebound. She lives […]

8 months ago
UPDATE: Police looking for driver after crash in Brook Street

Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle which burst into flames after hitting a wall in Brook Street. At around 6am this morning (Tuesday January 15) the vehicle, […]

9 months ago
Plungington man who wielded a meat cleaver is jailed

Jamie Killeen A Preston man has been jailed for two years after running through the street wielding a meat cleaver. Jamie Killeen of Ripon Street triggered a police call-out to Plungington after […]

9 months ago
Police hunt man after Plungington disorder

Miguel Di Palma A man is wanted in connection with a fight after a car crashed into a house in Plungington just before Christmas. Preston Police have released a picture of Miguel Di […]

10 months ago
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