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Map shows latest coronavirus case rise and falls in areas of Preston and South Ribble

Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus data map Most areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in Covid cases over the last week (11-18 November). However, areas such as Leyland North, Plungington and University and […]

2 days ago
Police say prisoner who absconded from prison in Doncaster has links to Preston

Philip Lee is wanted by South Yorkshire Police and could be in Lancashire South Yorkshire Police are asking for your help to trace wanted man Philip Lee, who has absconded from an open prison. Lee, 30, is currently serving a five and a […]

1 week ago
Man with links to Preston wanted after woman punched and strangled

Freddie Broadbent A man with links to Preston is wanted by police in connection with a serious assault in Blackpool. Police want to speak to Freddie Broadbent, 24, after a woman was […]

2 weeks ago
Mass coronavirus testing coming to Preston and South Ribble

Mass rapid coronavirus testing is to be rolled out across Preston and South Ribble. This comes after Health secretary Matt Hancock spoke in the House of Commons telling MPs that […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Major apartment development in Preston city centre to be reviewed by councillors on Thursday

The new development planned off Avenham Street A planning application to build four apartment blocks over Avenham street open air car park is to be reviewed Thursday (4 November) at Preston City Council’s planning committee. There are […]

3 weeks ago
The Hot Potato Tram is back open for business and will be during lockdown 2

The Hot Potato Tram has reopened. Pic: Tony Worrall Flickr The Hot Potato Tram reopened Monday 2 November at Preston’s Flag Market and will remain open during the second national lockdown. The famous tram sadly had to close due to […]

3 weeks ago
Latest plans for the former Touch of Spice restaurant in Broughton lodged

What the new apartments will look like. Pic: Planning application Preston City Council The former Touch of Spice restaurant, Garstang Road is to be turned into residential apartments if planning applications are approved. The former restaurant, that has already been demolished, will be […]

4 weeks ago
Preston City Council receives £366,000 grant to help those impacted by coronavirus

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is to receive £366,176.76 as a general support package to help the city through the coronavirus pandemic. The money is aimed to help those in the city struggling to […]

4 weeks ago
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