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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
Melissa Smith memorial to be created at Euxton pitch as funeral service is announced

Melissa Smith was a pupil at Penwortham Girls School A Preston teenager who collapsed and died during a football match is to have a permanent memorial created for her. Melissa Smith was playing for Cadley FC, based in Fulwood, […]

7 years ago
Plans for huge new Cuerden development to the south of Preston begin

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development The first step in a major new development on the southern edge of Preston has been taken. The Cuerden site which is 65 hectares of land between the end of […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Missing Preston teenager Shanice Romanienko found

A teenager who had not been seen since Tuesday has been found. Shanice Romanienko has been found safe and well according to Lancashire Police and is back home in Bamber […]

7 years ago
Police dogs memorial unveiled at Hutton HQ

A memorial has been unveiled to all of Lancashire’s police dogs. Those who sniff out criminals are remembered in a headstone at the Lancashire Police HQ at Hutton near Penwortham. It […]

7 years ago
The Mill cafe to open at St Catherine’s Hospice

Inside the Mill A new cafe is to open in the grounds of St Catherine’s Hospice in late November. Named The Mill it will have rooms for community use alongside coffee and cake. […]

7 years ago
A59 delays after Penwortham collision

Police on the scene at Penwortham Pic: Preston Police WRCO Police were called during a rush-hour collision in Preston. The incident took place at the A59, Golden Way, in Penwortham – where roadworks are currently in place on the roundabout. […]

7 years ago
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