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Joy for trainspotters as LMS Jubilee Class 5690 Leander steams through Preston

Rail enthusiasts were treated to a rare sighting of the LMS Jubilee Class 5690 Leander as it steamed through Preston on Saturday. Dozens of fans visited Preston Railway Station to […]

3 months ago
Concern growing for missing woman last seen in Preston

Police are growing increasingly concerned for a woman who has gone missing from home. Stacey Doherty, 35, was last seen at Preston Train Station at about 7.30am on January 7th. […]

6 months ago
Disruption to rail services as drainage works get underway

Drainage works on the Preston to Blackpool line Pic: Network Rail Passengers are being advised to plan their journeys and check before they travel as the final phase of drainage improvements […]

8 months ago
Rail strikes planned for every Saturday in the run up to Christmas

Pre-Christmas rail travel will be disrupted after a fresh series of strikes were announced. Rail union RMT has announced extra strike dates in its long-running dispute with operator Northern over […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Station carjacker ‘thought he was being chased by zombies’

Butler Street, Google street view A drunk man who carjacked two drivers and punched a police officer in the face because he thought he was being chased by zombies in […]

9 months ago
Jail for 19-year-old dealer caught with drugs haul and knuckle duster

Handout from British Transport Police A 19-year-0ld dealer caught with a variety of drugs has been jailed for 32 months. Kym Slater, from Preston, was caught with MDMA, cocaine, cannabis […]

1 year ago
Virgin Trains to run ‘full timetable’ after strike action cancelled

Virgin Trains service to London Euston departing Preston Virgin Trains service to London Euston departing Preston Virgin Trains plan to run a ‘full timetable’ tomorrow after the scheduled union industrial action  was called off. Trains between London Euston […]

2 years ago
Young girl racially abused on train between Wigan and Preston

Waiting at Preston Railway Station Pic: 70023venus2009 The girl was abused between Wigan and Preston Pic: 70023venus2009 British Transport Police is appealing for information after a young girl was racially abused on a train between Wigan and […]

2 years ago
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