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Watch as police disarm man who waved gun at them in Ribbleton

Ashley Gerrard and the imitation firearm recovered by police The terrifying moment a man waved a gun in a police officer’s face has been released after he was jailed. Ashley Gerrard, 29, of Bruce Street, St Helens, pulled the […]

4 years ago
Watch as the Royal Scot steams into Preston

The Royal Scot at Preston Station Pic: Gary Brooks Steamheads got a treat on Saturday night as the Royal Scot pulled into Preston. Around 75 steam engine fans were on the platform at Preston Station to greet her. Gary […]

4 years ago
Watch as tidal bore comes up the River Ribble

A surge of water comes up the River Ribble in this video showing the tidal bore. Kevin Livesey captured the footage down near the bullnose – where a tidal surge […]

4 years ago
Creative sparks needed to fly at Harris Museum and Art Gallery

A previous Sparks session at the Harris Teenagers in Preston are being invited to spark their creativity into life at the Harris Museum. Award-winning art show Nothing Happens is currently on at the art gallery and 16 […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Watch as Ben Ashworth and family open up on bowel cancer fight

A Preston family have told of how they face the struggle of trying to beat bowel cancer each day. Ben Ashworth, whose story we have covered frequently on Blog Preston, […]

4 years ago
Watch as Easter Egg rolling tradition continues in Avenham Park

Thousands of people turned out to honour the Preston tradition of rolling their Easter Eggs down the hill at Avenham Park. Children chased their chocolate down the slopes as the […]

4 years ago
Watch as Preston chef takes on world’s hottest chillis in a Pot Noodle

Carl taking on his chilli challenge A Preston chef had a tongue-tingling experience to raise money for the St Catherine’s Hospice. To add to Carl Redman’s pain he was filmed as he took on eating the […]

4 years ago
Watch CCTV showing Barton Takeaway being raided

CCTV stills show a man entering the premises, and on the right working to unplug the till A Preston takeaway has been left counting the cost after thieves smashed in the front door and stole their till. Barton Takeaway in Garstang Road has released CCTV footage as […]

4 years ago
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