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 […]8 months ago Should the Mother and Child statue stay in St Mary’s car park?
The statue of Mother and Child, which stands in the car park on the old St Mary’s Catholic Church site is to be renovated. St Wilfrid’s Church has begun a […]8 months ago Rough sleepers given haircuts and advice in drive to end modern slavery
Homeless people are being offered help and advice to know the warning signs of modern slavery. Rough sleepers are often vulnerable to exploitation, and this week, police, health and community […]9 months ago Lift surfers strike twice in Preston city centre
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said it is “strongly against” lift surfers after new videos emerged online showing them riding on top of the lifts in the Market Hall car […]9 months ago Advertisement Advertisement Police hunt two men who fled Audi in fatal M61 crash
Lancashire Police are trying to find the identities of two men who fled the scene after a collision on the M61 in which a 12-year-old girl died. Ebony Gould, from […]9 months ago Have you seen Karl Bruney?
Police are continuing to hunt for Karl Bruney after he failed to attend court on January 14. Bruney is wanted in connection with motoring offences and for breaching bail conditions. […]9 months ago Met office extends yellow warning for snow and ice
The Met Office has issued a new warning for snow and ice this week. Temperatures will remain in single figures with the warning in place from 3pm on Thursday. Preston […]9 months ago Preston Military Show is returning to Fulwood Barracks
Preston’s popular Military Show will return to Fulwood Barracks this summer. Visitors will have the chance to enjoy displays of military equipment, activities in the arena and see bands marching […]9 months ago Most Discussed