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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.

Peter Andre meets hundreds of Preston fans at Morrisons

Peter Andre gives a thumbs up to fans Over 500 Prestonians flocked to the Riversway Morrisons to catch a glimpse of singer-songwriter and reality TV star Peter Andre. Peter was greeted by hundreds of fans who had queued […]

8 years ago
New takeaway for Preston’s student area approved

The Queen Vic on Moor Lane has been boarded up for a number of years A new takeaway has been granted permission to open in a former pub on Moor Lane, in the heart of Preston’s university district. The former student favourite The Queen Victoria […]

8 years ago
Funding for Penwortham Town FC to hold family events

Penwortham Town's seniors Saturday side A Penwortham football team has secured valuable funds from the county council. Penwortham Town FC applied to Penwortham North county councillor David Howarth for £750 to buy a mess tent […]

8 years ago
Indian restaurant to open on Strand Road

The restaurant opens in the recently closed Ming Dynasty Another Indian restaurant is to be added to Preston’s curry eating scene. The Silk Route opens in mid-June on the site of the former Ming Dynasty Chinese restaurant on Strand […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cyclist saved by bystanders after “nasty and unprovoked” assault by gang

Members of the public saved a cyclist who was being attacked a group of men in Ribbleton. The cyclist had a car driven intentionally at him at the junction of […]

8 years ago
Supermarket faces battle to win alcohol licence on Ribbleton Lane

cans of beer A new European supermarket planned for Ribbleton Lane is facing objections to selling alcohol. Europa Delikatesy is due to open in the St Matthews area but a petition of 133 […]

8 years ago
Police appeal as two men wanted for Flag Market assault

Police are appealing for information following an unprovoked attack on a teenager in Preston city centre. The incident happened between midnight and 1am on Sunday 25 May. An 18-ear-old was […]

8 years ago
Motorists to be stopped for Preston traffic survey

preston ringway Motorists in Preston are to be surveyed by the county council during their journeys in and around the city. Lancashire County Council highways officers will be stopping traffic from Monday […]

8 years ago
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