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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.

Venue announced for Preston Now and Then photo exhibition

preston now and then poster A photo exhibition showcasing modern-day Preston versus the city of yesteryear will take place later this month. The pictures, put together by Lea resident Bernie Blackburn, will be shown at […]

10 years ago
Police seek key witness who saw Church Street crash

dorothy sumner Police are appealing for a witness who might hold key information about the death of an 87 year old woman to come forward. Dorothy Sumner broke her hip after the […]

10 years ago
Charity store gets ready to open retro fashion section

pdsa retro dress and broach A Preston charity store is launching a new fashion section on Saturday morning. The PDSA shop on Orchard Street opens its doors from 9.30am on a whole new range of […]

10 years ago
Fishwick Rec litter pick to be streamed live on BBC Radio Lancashire

litter A volunteer litter pick at a Preston recreation ground will be live on BBC Radio Lancashire this Friday. The team from Friends of Fishwick and St Matthews are encouraging local […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tesco store faces battle to keep alcohol licence as police request review

tesco at tulketh mill A major supermarket’s store in Preston could be stripped of its licence to serve alcohol by the council later this month. Tesco has been hauled before Preston City Council’s licensing […]

10 years ago
Photos + Videos: Preston Guild 5k in Avenham Park

500 runners will take part in the event As part of a great year of running in the city the Guild 5k signalled the start of the Guild Series of races. Hundreds of runners tied up their trainers […]

10 years ago
Community petitions against Preston pub getting live music licence

royal consort A Preston pub faces a backlash from the local community as it looks to allow live music on its premises. The Royal Consort on Meadow Street wants to have bands […]

10 years ago
Preston university building gets £1.9m revamp

artists impression of new look Foster building entrance Work has started to makeover one of the main university buildings in Preston. Foster Building, at the University of Central Lancashire, which borders Corporation Street and Marsh Lane, is getting […]

10 years ago
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