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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.

Friends group set up for Fishwick and St Matthew’s

friends group in action Preston Council’s Unity FM Neighbourhood Management Office on New Hall Lane closed its doors in April this year, following central government spending cuts. This has left Fishwick and St Matthew’s […]

10 years ago
Preston taxi driver found dead at house in Ribbleton

Police Line Tape A man was found dead in the East of the city last night after police were called to an address in Ribbleton. 39-year-old Paul McBride is believed to have killed […]

10 years ago
New website launched to help Preston’s restaurants

shelley redfern and gareth redfern at north'n exposure launch A new website aiming to help people decide where to eat in Lancashire has launched, run by a husband and wife team from Fulwood. North’n Exposure took over the Fusion […]

10 years ago
“Bottleneck” Preston station criticised in rail report

Preston Station has been branded one of the worst for passenger overcrowding and bottlenecks. The regional West Coast hub was identified on an 11-strong station list requiring intervention, with action […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Win cash prizes with Speak Up Preston’s Challenge

Speak Up Preston has announced the launch of the East Preston Challenge – an opportunity for people across Deepdale, Ribbleton and St Matthew’s to win cash prizes for ideas that help make […]

10 years ago
Moroccan market comes to Preston

berber market in harris street A touch of Cassablanca has come to Preston this weekend as a Moroccan craft market takes over the city centre. Harris Street welcomes the market from Thursday 8th September until […]

10 years ago
Ice cream queen Kirsty Henshaw among nominees for 2011 Lancashire Business Awards

kirsty henshaw with peter jones Preston’s very own ice cream entrepreneur has been nominated for a prize at the Lancashire Business Awards. Kirsty Henshaw who won the backing of Dragons Den mogul Peter Jones for […]

10 years ago
Re-paving of Preston Flag Market begins ahead of Guild year

preston flag market The historic market square in the centre of Preston will have the builders in from tomorrow, as the go ahead was given for improvement works. Sections of Preston’s Flag Market […]

10 years ago
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