Preston Railway Station

Preston Railway Station is on the West Coast Mainline and operated by Avanti West Coast. The station is a listed building and sees services to London, up to Scotland and many local services too serving Manchester, Liverpool, Blackburn and elsewhere.

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 […]

3 years 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 […]

3 years ago
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 […]

3 years 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 […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

4 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 […]

4 years ago
How strike action will affect services from London Euston to Preston over Christmas

Virgin Trains Class 390 Penolino passing through Leyland Virgin Trains Class 390 Penolino passing through Leyland Strike action will have an affect on West Coast Main Line services from London Euston over Christmas and into the new year. […]

4 years ago
How to get a rail ticket refund if you were caught in Preston station chaos

The scene at Preston Railway Station. Credit: @infindesltd Passengers were left stranded and awaiting coach travel this evening (November 22) due to flooding on the line between Preston and Lancaster. […]

4 years ago
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