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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.

Blue skies on the horizon for Preston’s Rosemere Cancer Centre

Ceiling lights for radiotherapy patients There are blue skies on the horizon, literally, for patients needing to undergo radiotherapy at Rosemere Cancer Centre, the region’s specialist cancer treatment centre at Royal Preston Hospital. Rosemere Cancer […]

6 days ago
Appeal after Leyland aggravated burglary ended with car being set alight in Penwortham

The Nissan Micra was set alight near Hurst Park Detectives are appealing for CCTV and dashboard mounted camera footage after a car was stolen during an aggravated burglary in Leyland. Police were called around 10.20am on Friday 31 July […]

6 days ago
Health and economy at risk from complacency as Preston faces new lockdown

Skyline of Preston catches a golden glow Pic: Paul Melling The chief executive of Preston City Council has warned people’s health and the economy are at risk from complacency over coronavirus in Preston. Speaking on BBC Radio Lancashire, Adrian Philips […]

6 days ago
Preston Hockey Club raising £200k to replace pitch

Preston Hockey Club Preston Hockey Club, part of Preston Sports Club, has seven men’s teams and two ladies teams and is at the heart of hockey in the North West. Around a year […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston faith group to host event aimed at tackling anti-Muslim sentiment during Covid-19

Coronavirus and Mosques Panel Members (top-left Imam Qari Asim MBE, bottom-left Saba Zaman, top-right host Adam Kelwick, middle-right Shaukat Warraich, bottom-right Mufti Rafiq Sufi) A live online event is set to tackle anti-Muslim sentiment and reassure the public about Covid-19 safety measures being taken by Mosques. The event is being hosted by Preston-based non-profit […]

6 days ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

6 days ago
Pet sparrow from Deepdale reunited with family after going missing

Rhia went missing earlier this week A family from Deepdale have been reunited with their pet sparrow Rhia after she went missing on Monday (August 3). The family took her in after she dropped out of […]

7 days ago
Fulwood-based clothing company makes £5,000 donation to NHS

Julia Gruszka with her winning design for an ARCO competition Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has received a donation after being chosen as a worthy recipient of £5,000. During lockdown, Fulwood-based Arco Clothing Centre staff and families joined together […]

7 days ago
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