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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.

Search continues for missing Fulwood pensioner John Rayton

John Rayton Police and mountain rescue teams have issued an appeal for a pensioner to return home to Preston. 70-year-old John Rayton from Fulwood was last seen leaving his home on Sharoe […]

10 years ago
Harris Museum in Preston wins at the Lancashire Green Awards

Preston’s Harris Museum and Art Gallery came top in the Green Tourism category at the Lancashire Green Awards held tonght (15 November) Nicknamed the ‘Green Globes’ the Green Tourism awards […]

10 years ago
SPACE fundraiser night at The Variety: get your tickets now!

space centre Save our Space campaign night 1 December 2012. As well as a charity bike ride where Louise Taylor and friends will be cycling the Guild Wheel in fancy dress on […]

10 years ago
Public Debate: Do we care about our Mental Health and the Mental Health of others?

Public Debate in Preston: Do we care about our Mental Health and the Mental Health of others? A free event with Speakers from Asylum Magazine. Let’s help each other and […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Remembrance Sunday 2012: Preston falls silent to honour war dead

remembrance parade in preston The Last Post rang out across the Flag Market at 11am on Sunday 11 November as Preston came to a standstill to remember the soldiers who died in the First […]

10 years ago
“Mr Charles, I will not let another person like you devastate another family like mine”: Haunting letter from widow Jane Sherriff to her husband’s killer

jane and phillip sherriff “You took an amazing man away from us so brutally and no one will forget that” – these are the opening words of a letter from the widow of a […]

10 years ago
Man jailed for life for Philip Sherriff bottle attack at Jessie J gig

Jane Sherriff and Philip Sherriff A 26-year-old man from Leicester has been jailed for life for stabbing a man in the neck with a broken bottle. Philip Sherriff, a telecommunications worker from just outside Preston, […]

10 years ago
Preston poised to remember war dead in Remembrance service

poppies on remembrance sunday The city will come out on Sunday to pay its respect to those who died in the First World War. The annual Remembrance Day parade will take place in Preston […]

10 years ago
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