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Preston storm drain scheme up for engineering award

A view of a drain under Preston A project to build a 3.5km storm tunnel is up for an engineering award. United Utilities have been digging up the area around Strand Road and Watery Lane for two […]

8 years ago
Updated: Flood warning removed for Penwortham area near the River Ribble

Chris Idaho tweeted this picture of the Ribble after heavy rain Updated 4.56pm: The Environment Agency have now removed the flood warning on the River Ribble. Penwortham along the Ribble estuary was placed on a flood warning from 11.15am this morning […]

8 years ago
Teenager charged after A6 closure on Sunday morning

A teenager stopped traffic on the A6 in the early hours of Sunday morning. Max Shearer, 18, Walton le Dale, was found sitting on a wall of the bridge over […]

8 years ago
Ex Preston pub reduced to rubble

Another story of the disappearance of a Preston landmark. This time it’s the devastation a prominent public house that once stood proud above the banks of the Ribble at the […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham Gala 2014 dates announced

Taking part in the Gala Queen competition The date for this year’s Penwortham Gala has been announced. An annual celebration of the town it sees processions through the streets and the crowning of a Gala King and […]

8 years ago
Appeal to trace woman who stopped to help Penwortham assault victim

Help to find a ‘good Samaritan’ who stopped to help a man who was unconscious and bleeding in Penwortham is being sought. Lancashire Police are appealing for information after the […]

8 years ago
Police seek information after indecent exposure at Penwortham bus stop

Police are appealing for information after a man performed a sex act at a Penwortham bus stop. The incident took place just before 7pm on New Year’s Eve when a […]

8 years ago
Full list: Major cull proposed to evening and weekend bus services to and from Preston

Using buses to get to and from Preston in the evenings won't be as easy from May A number of evening and Sunday bus services across Preston are due to be withdrawn from May. Lancashire County Council is planning to cut its subsidising of a number of […]

8 years ago
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