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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.

Things to do in Preston during the 2019 summer holidays

Enjoying an ice cream at the show The summer of 2019 is nearly upon us! The weather might be undecided as to what season it is but the kids will certainly let us know they’re off school […]

4 days ago
Public warned not to approach Preston man wanted in connection with sexual assault

Matthew Parkinson Police are continuing to search for a prisoner who is on the run. Matthew Parkinson was convicted of battery, assault and theft in November last year. The 26-year-old has breached […]

4 days ago
Top marks for Royal Cross deaf school

A primary school for deaf children has been awarded to marks by inspectors. Royal Cross School in Ashton-on-Ribble has once again been ranked as outstanding after Ofsted inspectors visited on […]

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Spot yourself at Hopfest 2019 in Fulwood

The sun was out as was the gin and ale at a Fulwood rugby club’s beer festival. Hopfest had its biggest and busiest year yet. Organisers have released dozens of […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police want to find a missing Preston teenager last seen in Bamber Bridge

Saskia Baldwin Police are appealing to trace a missing teenage girl with links across Preston. Update: Police found Saskia safe and well during the early hours of Monday (15 July) morning Saskia […]

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Change of venue for RSPCA Summer Fair on Sunday

The RSPCA open day on Sunday has changed venue after a dog at the shelter has become unwell. The shelter in Longridge Road has temporarily closed on the advice of […]

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Plans to create an ‘urban village’ in the Stoneygate area have been unveiled

Exciting plans to create an ‘urban village’ in a neglected part of Preston have been unveiled. The Stoneygate Masterplan sets out a framework to develop the area and attract investment […]

5 days ago
Get Together to create healthier and safer communities

Need support in getting back to work? Worried a loved one is getting involved with gangs? Not sure how to help a friend with mental health needs? Residents from Ribbleton […]

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