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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.

Preston InstaMeet explores Union Lofts in Guildhall Street

Going up the stairs in the Union Lofts Pic: Rijay Parmar Going up the stairs in the Union Lofts Pic: Rijay Parmar Preston’s Instagram community went on their latest exploration around one of the city’s new developments. Moving away from the […]

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Developers want to build homes along James Towers Way in Broughton

The site off James Towers Way, the Broughton Bypass The site off James Towers Way, the Broughton Bypass A swathe of land which runs alongside Broughton’s new bypass looks set to become housing. Gladman Homes have applied to build […]

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What was BHS is now boarded up in Fishergate

The entrance to BHS boarded up on a December evening Pic: Tony Worrall The entrance to BHS boarded up on a December evening Pic: Tony Worrall One of Preston’s largest empty buildings has seen its entrance way boarded up. BHS in Fishergate closed […]

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New book tracks Preston from the swinging 1960s to early 1990s

Mum's and babies at Top Rank Mum’s and babies at Top Rank A Preston historian has pieced together a pictorial look at the city’s development from 1960s to the the early 1990s. Keith Johnson’s latest book […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Man seriously injured in Church Street attack

Pic: Google Police are looking for witnesses to a serious assault outside The Old Dog in Church Street in the early hours of Saturday. At 1.25am a 26-year-old man suffered […]

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Two new defibrillators for city centre

Roper Hall on Friargate A defibrillator will be outside Evoque Preston city centre is set to get two new defibrillators in time for Christmas. The Business Improvement District (BID) will install the life-saving machines […]

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Concern for missing Preston woman

Katie Danson MFH Police have issued an appeal to find a Preston woman who has not been seen for 12 days. Katie Danson, 33, is missing from her home and […]

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Preston’s engineering centre at UCLan is nearing completion

The new engineering building sits on the Adelphi roundabout The new engineering building sits on the Adelphi roundabout A new centre of engineering is due for completion in the city during the early part of 2019. Those driving around […]

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