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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.

St Catherine’s Hospice invites residents to next Morecambe Bay Walk

A local hospice has invited residents to join the next eight-mile Morecambe Bay Walk this September. Lostock Hall’s St Catherine’s will take to the sands of Morecambe Bay on Saturday, […]

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Preston restaurateur announces closure of Fino Tapas Lytham after one year

Fino Tapas in Lytham Preston restaurateur Mark O’Rourke has announced the closure of Fino Tapas in Lytham after a year. The decision has been taken following a decline in sales and footfall over the […]

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Man with links to Preston city centre, Plungington and Penwortham wanted by police

Daryl Cooke Police are appealing for help to find a Preston man with links to the city centre, Plungington and Penwortham. Daryl Cooke, 31, is wanted in relation to a robbery on […]

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M6 near Preston reopens after crash involving vehicle transporting sheep

M6 near Junction 32 Pic: Google The M6 near Preston has reopened after a crash involving a vehicle transporting sheep. The incident happened this afternoon (Wednesday 10 August). Traffic was stopped in both directions between J32 […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Old Tram Bridge secures spot in Preston City Council’s ‘Levelling Up’ bid

The Old Tram Bridge Pic: Tony Worrall Old Tram Bridge has secured a spot in Preston and South Ribble’s £50m ‘Levelling Up’ bid that may see the building of a replacement foot and cycle bridge if successful. […]

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Care Quality Commission conducts ‘pioneering work’ with Deafway Preston

The Care Quality Commission has encouraged care home residents who are deaf or hard of hearing to share their healthcare experiences. The CQC is conducting ‘pioneering work’ with Deafway, a […]

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44 new homes next door to Broughton club approved

A proposal to build 44 new homes in Broughton has been approved. The application site comprises of one field to the south of Whittingham Lane and to the east of […]

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Preston Military Show returning to Fulwood Barracks

A previous Preston Military Show Pic: Tony Worrall A popular military event will return to Preston this September for the first time since 2019. On Saturday, 3 September, from 11am, the Preston Military Show will return to Fulwood […]

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