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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.

How your photos of Preston Bus Station could be displayed at the Harris

The distinctive curves of Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Bus Station must surely be one of the most photographed bus stations in the country. A quick search on Instagram reveals more than 1,500 posts with the hashtag #prestonbusstation. […]

6 days ago
Longridge Road waste energy plant moves to next stage

A ground level view of the plans for Longridge Road Proposals for a £200million incinerator on the outskirts of Preston have moved to the next stage. Preston City Council’s planning committee voted not to object to the scheme from Miller […]

6 days ago
Miller & Carter Steakhouse coming to Fulwood

Fillet steak at Miller and Carter A national steakhouse chain is to open in Fulwood. Miller and Carter Steakhouse has taken a unit at the Eastway Hub. The development, which will be between the Preston Grasshoppers […]

7 days ago
Warning as dodgy door-to-door sellers operating in Samlesbury

Tea towels are among the items being offered for sale but Trading Standards say they are poor quality Households in Samlesbury are being warned about doorstep sellers. Underhand sales tactics are being used according to Trading Standards. Lancashire County Council has issued the warning after reports of door-to-door […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mental health marathon to see laps round Preston Docks

Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall A charity event promoting the benefits of exercise for mental health is taking place at Preston Docks. The Mental Health Marathon is being organised by the Preston Community Mental Health […]

7 days ago
Search continues for missing Preston teenage boy

Husnain Abbas Police say they are growing concerned for the welfare of a missing 15-year-old boy. Husnain Abbas went missing from his home address in Preston. He is 5’1″, slim and with […]

1 week ago
Cottam Brickworks site sees work begin ahead of next stage plans

Workmen on the Brickworks site Pic: Brian Bell Early stage works are underway for the next part of the Cottam Brickworks development. Workmen have been on site at the site along the canal at Lea and Cottam. It […]

1 week ago
Comedy show with hard-hitting message about Windrush is coming to Preston

L-R Tony McPherson, Andrew George, Deborah Colphon Nicola Gardner, stars of The Community Centre A multi-ethnic comedy show inspired by the Windrush scandal is coming to Preston. The Community Centre is stopping at The Continental on the way to Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Written by […]

1 week ago
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