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Man who wrote racist graffiti on Fulwood mosque ‘had mental health problems’

Paul Melling snapped the work ongoing at the mosque A man who daubed racist graffiti on a mosque in Fulwood has been spared jail after a judge heard he was suffering mental health problems. Gavin Edgehill, 47, was arrested […]

1 week ago
Preston Fire Station burgled while crews are out on duty

Preston Fire Station in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A firefighter had their bank card stolen while on duty. Preston Police arrested a 37-year-old man after the burglary from Preston Fire Station in Deepdale. A man is said to […]

1 month ago
Mercedes driver injured in M6 collision

A driver suffered a broken ankle in a collision on the M6 last night. At around 1am a BMW collided with the central reservation and came to a stop in […]

2 months ago
Motorway closed for five hours after 24 vehicle pile up

The M55 was closed for five hours last night after 24 vehicles collided in the carriageway. A sudden snowstorm led to treacherous driving conditions with several motorists losing control of […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Traffic delays after collision in Ribbleton

Police are dealing with a collision in Ribbleton which happened at 3.25 this afternoon. Emergency services were called to the junction of Ribbleton Avenue and Cromwell Road to reports of […]

2 months ago
Sky filled with balloons and lanterns to remember Rosie Darbyshire

The community came together to say goodbye to Rosie Darbyshire outside her home in Ribbleton this evening. A memorial celebration, arranged by Rosie’s best friend Denni Hartley, saw Whitmoe Place […]

3 months ago
Friends to hold a memorial event to remember popular Rosie

A memorial event will take place on Tuesday to remember popular mum-of-one Rosie Darbyshire. Rosie’s friend, Denni Hartley, has arranged the event in tribute to her. Denni is asking people […]

3 months ago
Great British Railway Journeys visit Preston’s suffragette city

Journalist and railway enthusiast Michael Portillo will visit Preston in the next episode of BBC’s Great British Railway Journeys. Returning to the screen for its 10th series, Portillo kicks off […]

4 months ago
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