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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.

Elderly couple tell of their ordeal as police tackle rogue traders

Rogue traders and doorstep sellers across Lancashire were targeted in a national day of action yesterday. The day, which police forces and trading standards took part in, comes as part […]

10 years ago
Preston MP wants debate on boundary changes, calls public meeting this week

Preston’s MP Mark Hendrick will hold a public meeting this Thursday, 20 October, to discuss the Boundary Commission proposal to remove Fishwick from Preston. The meeting will take place at […]

10 years ago
Opinion: Bus station debate shows how Preston has fallen behind

This is a guest post by Steve Ratcliffe. You can find him on Twitter here, and he also blogs here.  To be clear I am neither Pro-Tithebarn nor Pro-Save Preston […]

10 years ago
Preston Guild – A view from the other side of Lancashire

Thursday was the first day of the Arts Development UK conference at Blackpool Winter Gardens. The programme included a number of study tours to arts, cultural and heritage venues in Blackpool […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Harris Museum begins revamp as building work commences

  In 2010 the Harris Museum & Art Gallery was successful in its bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund to create a new history gallery for the 2012 Preston Guild […]

10 years ago
Winckley Square group ask public for opinions on the future of the square

The Winckley Square Community Interest Company (WSCIC) is asking the public for their opinions on the future of the square. The group has been set up to facilitate the running […]

10 years ago
Pregnant woman and son go missing from Avenham

shona blundell A pregnant woman and her young son have gone missing from Avenham. Police in Preston are appealing for help in tracking down Shona Blundell, 24, pictured left, who has not […]

10 years ago
Preston Bus Station named on world monuments list

The under-threat Preston Bus Station has been named this week as a worldwide monument in need of protection. The bus station, which is due to be demolished as part of […]

10 years ago
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