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Latest news for Preston, Lancashire. Covering the city and surrounding area this has the latest crime, traffic and travel, politics and other big news affecting the city of Preston.

Man taken to hospital after Ribbleton crash

Hazel Grove in Ribbleton Pic: Google Hazel Grove in Ribbleton Pic: Google Firefighters have cut a man free from a car in Ribbleton following a crash. The crash in Hazel Grove, off Fir Trees Lane, near […]

1 hour ago
Young Cadets experience life on the front line of public services

Young cadets have discovered what life is like on the front line of public services at specialist CadetFest event. More than 40 air, army, police and sea cadets from Preston, […]

3 hours ago
Fallen trees as Storm Ali reaches Preston

The scene in Bray Street Pic: Tony Worrall The scene in Bray Street Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is seeing the stirrings of Storm Ali as it sweeps through. Trees have fallen in Ashton-on-Ribble and gusts of more than […]

7 hours ago
Family pay tribute to delivery driver who died in Ribbleton

Police remained at the primary school throughout Tuesday Pic: Stephen Melling Police remained at the primary school throughout Tuesday Pic: Stephen Melling Tributes have been paid to a delivery driver who died at the gates of a Preston primary school. His […]

8 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Murder investigation into man’s death in Fulwood ends

Gareth Roberts died after an incident at a house in Fulwood - two people were arrested on suspicion of murder Gareth Roberts died after an incident at a house in Fulwood A murder investigation into the death of a man in Fulwood has been dropped. Gareth Roberts was found with […]

10 hours ago
What to see on the Sunday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for last year’s Lancashire Encounter. Pic: Benjamin Wareing The grand finale of this year’s Lancashire Encounter takes place on Sunday 23 September. The finale will see memorable outdoor […]

10 hours ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre break-in sees money taken

A leisure centre in Preston has been broken into during the early hours of Wednesday (19 September) morning. Fulwood Leisure Centre was targeted by thieves and money taken from a […]

13 hours ago
Broughton referendum date is set for future plan vote

Flower tubs in Broughton Pic: Keith Sergeant Flower tubs in Broughton Pic: Keith Sergeant A referendum will be held in Broughton during October. Residents in the village and surrounding area are to vote on a neighbourhood plan […]

15 hours ago
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