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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’s coronavirus infection rate is 11th highest in England as government unveils the hotel bill quarantining travellers will face

Sunrise over the city as the government brings in tough new quarantine rules for international travel from 33 countries Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s infection rate is just outside the top 10 highest Covid infection rates in England. Latest figures from Public Health England show while rates are continuing to fall – the […]

4 weeks ago
Appeal to find shotgun stolen in Eccleston

Lydiate Lane, Eccleston. Pic: Google Streetview Lancashire police are appealing for more information about a registered shotgun stolen in Eccleston. The incident occurred on Friday 5 February before 4pm at an address on Lydiate Lane/the B5250. […]

4 weeks ago
Number of weekly Covid cases for each area of Preston and South Ribble up to 3 February

Latest coronavirus case map. Most areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a drop in coronavirus cases over the last week. However, some areas have remained the same or increased. Areas such as […]

4 weeks ago
Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates continue to fall as booster vaccine shots may be needed to defend against South African Covid variant

Preston's skyline as viewed from Oram Road Pic: Mick Gardner Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates are continuing to fall – although the city now has the highest rate in Lancashire. New cases confirmed for Preston on Monday (8 […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement How Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates changed during January and vaccine passports ‘won’t be issued’ say government

The third lockdown in England saw empty streets in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall The full picture of how coronavirus infection rates have changed during January can now be seen. We track the infection rates daily, based on the Public Health England dashboard, and […]

4 weeks ago
Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates as debate continues over route out of lockdown

Social distancing signs in Preston city centre Pic: cockerhoop As latest coronavirus infection rates continue to fall across Lancashire scientists have urged the government not to lift lockdown restrictions too quickly. Preston’s new Covid-19 cases for Friday (5 February) […]

1 month ago
Preston and South Ribble infection rates continue in right direction as update given on new Covid variant and vaccination progress

Sun goes down at the Bullnose Pic: cockerhoop Preston and South Ribble’s Covid-19 infection rates are continuing to head in the right direction. New cases recorded for Thursday (4 February) showed Preston had seen 73 new cases. South […]

1 month ago
NHS confirms Covid jab now offered at every eligible care home in Preston and Lancashire

A vaccination being given Pic: Pixabay In a major milestone for the NHS vaccination programme, nurses, GPs and other NHS staff have now offered the life-saving jab to every eligible care home with older residents in […]

1 month ago
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