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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.

Police hunt three women after two teenage girls hurt in street brawl on Church Street

Above: The faces of three women police want to speak to in connection with an assault on Church Street These are the faces of three women police in Preston want to speak to about a fight outside a city night club. Five women were involved in an incident outside […]

9 years ago
November 30 Public Sector Strikes – How they affect you

By Yewtree on Flickr Tomorrow will see teachers and other public sector workers strike on a day of action across Lancashire and the UK. Members of Unite and Unison and many others have voted […]

9 years ago
New Longton drugs gang get 16 years jail time after police raids

new longton drugs gang A drugs baron who lived a life of luxury in an affluent village outside Preston has been jailed for nine years and four months. Lee Ormandy who blighted the local […]

9 years ago
Preston celebrates Lancashire Day 2011

lancashire day Today the bells ring out and proclamations take place across the county to declare it Lancashire Day. This historic date celebrates when the county first sent its representatives to Parliament […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston prepares to shut down on November 30 for public sector strikes

Public sector workers in Preston will join nearly 3 million across the country in walking out of work on Wednesday over cuts to pensions. Unison, Unite and GMB members have […]

9 years ago
Christmas market and late night shopping for Preston city centre during festive period

preston christmas lights Free parking, a Christmas market and late opening hours will be unleashed to help keep the festive pounds flowing in the city centre this December. Preston’s Business Improvement District (BID) […]

9 years ago
Jail time for Ingol thief who stole Poppy Appeal tins

carl mason Watch CCTV below showing Carl Mason swiping the Poppy Appeal charity tin from the counter of Santander in Blackburn A Preston man who stole cash donated to help war veterans […]

9 years ago
Local students raise awareness of Samaritans

Five UCLan students have been raising awareness about the local Samaritans by offering free hugs to anyone around the university campus. As part of their public relations course, the students […]

9 years ago
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