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Children in Need Team Rickshaw cycles through Penwortham

TV presenter Matt Baker rode through Penwortham today as part of his 450-mile journey to raise money for Children in Need. Baker rides alongside Team Rickshaw, powered by give young […]

7 years ago
Car left abandoned after Longton Bypass crash

Scene of the crash at Longton Bypass Police closed one lane of the Longton Bypass overnight following a crash, A silver Renault Clio was left abandoned near to the police headquarters at Hutton. Preston Police said the […]

7 years ago
All is shipshape with Preston Sea Cadets headquarters makeover

On Wednesday 5 November 2014, the headquarters of the Sea Cadets in Strand Road, Preston was a hive of industry as several organisations came together to give the building a […]

7 years ago
Penwortham fireworks 2014 in pictures: Dazzling display for all the community

Hundreds of Prestonians turned out in the south of the city to watch the annual Penwortham fireworks extravaganza. Tony Worrall was there among the crowds to snap the fireworks exploding […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Sex offender Leanne Gilder arrested just outside Preston after breaching licence

A wanted sex offender who went on the run has been arrested just outside Preston. Lancashire Police confirmed Leanne Gilder, 29, had been caught in the early hours of Wednesday […]

7 years ago
Preston Gridlock: Map showing roadworks circle of hell around city

Tailback on the M6 at Preston Two sets of major roadworks on the M6 in both directions until Halloween are the major cause of Preston’s gridlock. Combined with the Fishergate roadworks at the railway station and […]

7 years ago
In pictures: More images show Preston in 1985

More pictures showing how Preston looked nearly 30 years ago have emerged. Retrieved by Preston’s Digital Archive the images from Ian Thacker show the Docklands, early student accommodation and a […]

7 years ago
Rolex watch snatched from man in Penwortham park robbery

The Rolex taken is worth more than £6,500 A Penwortham man was robbed of his Rolex watch while walking through a park. The 31 year old man was walking through Hurst Grange Park around 5.30pm on Sunday. He […]

7 years ago
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