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Police find body in search for missing man Tony Mills

Tony Mills A body found in Scarisbrick between Ormskirk and Southport is understood to be missing man Tony Mills. South Ribble Police made an appeal to trace Tony during Friday (26 January) […]

4 weeks ago
Leyland Station platform extension due to open in ‘next few weeks’

Leyland Station's platforms have always been too short for many trains Pic: calflier001 Leyland railway station’s platform extension is nearing completion by Network Rail. Northern Rail operates six-carriage electric trains from the station but could only open the doors on five carriages due […]

4 weeks ago
Repeated push-bike burglaries at popular Worden Park Folly Café

The Folly Café at Worden Park Police are investigating after a number of burglaries at a popular café in Leyland. The Folly Café has been targeted three times within a week with an offender seen arriving […]

4 weeks ago
Search underway after Tony Mills goes missing from Moss Side Industrial Estate

Tony Mills Police have released an image of a man who went missing earlier this week from Leyland. Update: Police say they have found a body in the search for Tony Mills […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man wanted in Preston for burglary and on prison recall

Ryan Gardner Police have issued an appeal to help track down a man wanted in Preston. Ryan Gardner, 21, is wanted in Preston for burglary and on recall to prison. Police have […]

4 weeks ago
Residents near Pickering’s Farm site feel condemned to ‘living on a building site for next 20 years’

Bee Lane A resident whose quiet home is at the centre of long-opposed plans for a massive housing estate in the South Ribble countryside says that he and his neighbours have been […]

1 month ago
Preston Police officers who saved elderly man who suffered cardiac arrest receive award

Chief Constable Chris Rowley and PS Timperley being presented with their award. Pic: Lancashire Constabulary Officers and staff from Preston and South Lancashire have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to Lancashire Police. The twenty-three people from the South Division, which covers Preston, Chorley and […]

1 month ago
Five-year battle against Pickering’s Farm plans could be over after government overruled local decision

Dog walkers in Bee Lane A five-year battle against controversial plans to build 1,100 homes in a rural part of South Ribble looks to be over after it emerged that the legal process to challenge […]

1 month ago
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