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Latest news for Wyre, Lancashire. The borough borders to the North and Western side of Preston and includes the market town of Garstang and surrounding villages.

Preston and Lancashire will remain in tier-3 restrictions

Preston's skyline Pic: Mick Gardner It has been announced that Lancashire will be staying in the tier-3 restrictions. This is after a rise in coronavirus cases across many places in Lancashire. The seven-day average per […]

5 months ago
A ‘smaller Christmas’ urged as Preston coronavirus rate rises but South Ribble falls

Christmas lights in Friargate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s latest coronavirus cases were confirmed during a day of the government’s Christmas restrictions unravelling in confusion. The city, and Lancashire, will also wait another 24-hours for a decision about […]

5 months ago
Preston and Lancashire set to remain in tier-3 restrictions as coronavirus infection rates continue to rise

Looking down a festive Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Latest coronavirus figures have been confirmed for Preston and South Ribble as the city and county awaits the tiers review decision from the government. Preston City Council’s leader say it’s […]

5 months ago
Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates increase as government confirms ‘new Covid strain’ found

Waiting for a takeaway coffee in tier-3 Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has seen another week-on-week rise in its coronavirus infection rate in the latest figures. The city and the rest of Lancashire awaits to see whether there will be any […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and South Ribble’s weekend coronavirus cases, how the infection rates are looking and ‘third wave’ warning due to Christmas

A rainy Sunday in Preston Pic: Paul Melling Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus cases have been confirmed for the weekend. The city saw 75 new cases on Saturday (12 December), one of the highest daily totals in recent […]

5 months ago
Preston coronavirus infection rate sees second day of week-on-week rise as government cuts days needed to self-isolate

The Harris and the Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has seen a second day of a week-on-week rise in the coronavirus infection rate. The latest daily figures for Friday (11 December) show there were 27 new Covid-19 cases. […]

5 months ago
Mass coronavirus testing to begin in Lancashire from next week

The coronavirus testing site at Preston Markets Pic: Tony Worrall Mass coronavirus testing is to begin across Lancashire during next week after successful pilot projects. Lateral flow testing, means those who are asymptomatic can be tested with the test kits […]

5 months ago
Preston sees coronavirus infection rate rise as government gives hint on ‘mass vaccinations’ plan

Shoppers out in Preston city centre under the Christmas lights Pic: Paul Melling Preston has seen the coronavirus infection rate increase after solid weeks of a downward trend. New coronavirus cases of 52 were recorded in the city during Thursday (10 December). South […]

5 months ago
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