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Penwortham roadworks continue with Chain House Lane closures

Roadworks have been taking place on the A582 since May A major route into Preston is due to be closed for resurfacing work. Parts of Chain House Lane near Penwortham are to be shut during a two week period at […]

9 years ago
More than £8,000 of jewellery taken in Penwortham burglary

Police are hunting a jewellery thief after a raid at a Penwortham home. More than £8,000 worth of jewellery has been taken from an address on Shaftsbury Avenue. Lancashire Police […]

9 years ago
Updated: Road cleared as tree falls across Liverpool Road

The tree on Liverpool Road Pic: Councillor Peter Kelly A tree has been cleared after it collapsed across a major road in and out of Preston city centre. A 30 foot tree fell across Liverpool Road. Access to Broadgate was […]

9 years ago
Lancashire Police open day Behind The Badge to return in 2015

Dog handlers put on a display Police in Preston will be holding a second Behind the Badge Day. Lancashire Police threw open the doors of their Hutton HQ, just outside the city. Nearly 10,000 people passed […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bonfire Night 2014: Firework displays in and around Preston

Fireworks lit up Preston Dock for the Riversway Festival 2013 There are plenty of firework displays to enjoy in and around Preston this Bonfire Night. We’ll be covering the main Preston displays but we’ve included some a little further afield […]

9 years ago
Boy cyclist suffers minor injuries after Penwortham collision

A young boy has suffered minor injuries after a collision with a car in Penwortham. Police were called out by the North West Ambulance Service to Cop Lane, just outside […]

9 years ago
Penwortham science boy wonder Jamie Edwards to speak at TedxSalford

Jamie Edwards A Preston schoolboy is to appear at one of the biggest speaking events in the world. Jamies Edwards, 13, is an amateur scientist who is the youngest person ever to […]

9 years ago
Police hunt fireworks thieves who stole 160 “potentially lethal” fireworks

Type of fireworks stolen from an address in Preston Fireworks worth £10,000 and classed as “potentially lethal” have been stolen from the Preston area. Preston Police say 160 fireworks were stolen between 9.30pm on Tuesday and 7.30am on Wednesday. […]

9 years ago
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