Inskip is a small village on the outskirts of Preston

Preston to Fleetwood bus route 74 and 75 has new operator

The 75 bus leaving Preston Bus Station Pic: Colin Ward A bus route serving Ashton-on-Ribble as well as key villages in the western side of Preston and into Fylde is to remain. Blackpool Transport had announced it was handing back […]

2 weeks ago
Preston to Fleetwood bus service 74 and 75 future in doubt

The 75 bus leaving Preston Bus Station Pic: Colin Ward A bus service linking Preston and Fleetwood could stop operating this summer. Blackpool Transport has announced it intends to hand back the 74 and 75 route. The service goes through […]

2 months ago
Police release pictures in search for missing man last seen near Inskip

Stuart McFadyn has gone missing Pic: Garstang and Over Wyre Police Police are searching for a man last seen near Inskip on the outskirts of Preston. Stuart McFadyn was last seen at 7.15pm on Wednesday 24 January on Lewth Lane. He […]

4 months ago
Police decision to release personal Nicola Bulley information ‘unnecessary and avoidable’

Nicola Bulley The decision made by police to release personal information about Nicola Bulley while undertaking a missing persons operation was unnecessary and avoidable and led to a significant, negative public response. […]

6 months ago
A critical incident, family liaison and personal information: How police could’ve improved in Nicola Bulley investigation

Nicola Bulley The findings from the independent report into Lancashire Constabulary’s response to the widely publicised missing person Nicola Bulley have been published this morning (November 21).  Nicola Bulley was reported missing […]

6 months ago
Great Eccleston pub reopens after £120,000 revamp

Licensees John and Mishi outside the White Bull Pic: Bernard Platt The White Bull in Great Eccleston has reopened following an almost four-week closure and £120,000 upgrade by Heineken-owned Star Pubs and Bars. The outside of the pub has been painted […]

9 months ago
Cuadrilla given another two years to return Little Plumpton fracking site

Fracking firm Cuadrilla has been given another two years to fully restore its controversial exploration site in Fylde to its former use as an unremarkable field. The plot, off Preston […]

12 months ago
Nicola Bulley inquiry: TikTok ‘conspiracy theory’ amateur detectives to be probed

Nicola Bulley Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner says he wants to understand how TikTokers “pushing conspiracy theories” wrested the narrative surrounding the disappearance of Nicola Bulley away from the detectives leading the […]

12 months ago
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