Police appeal to find Plungington man wanted in connection with assault, robbery and theft

Police are asking for help to locate Kian Lowe, 19, from Preston. He is wanted in connection with a serious assault and robbery on Emmanuel Street, Plungington, on Sunday, July […]

2 weeks ago
Man in his 30s stabbed in head and stomach in Blackpool Road near Deepdale

Detectives are appealing for information and footage after a man was stabbed in Preston. Police were called by North West Ambulance Service at 12.40am today (Thursday, July 15) who said […]

2 weeks ago
Tulketh Brow roadworks to come to an end next week

After being in place since May, the Tulketh Brow roadworks are set to come to an end at the end of July. The roadworks are in place due to a […]

2 weeks ago
South Ribble police cadets help transform former pond into a beach

A former pond at Chorley Police Station has been transformed into a brand new beach setting by Police Cadets from Chorley, South Ribble and West Lancashire for this year’s Chorley […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital Covid patient urges people to get vaccinated as soon as they can

Last night’s (Wednesday, July 14) sobering ITV evening news highlighted that there are currently 60 people being treated for coronavirus due to the highly transmissible Delta variant. Statistics show that […]

2 weeks ago
Preston police welcome tougher laws on gun and knife ownership being brought in

Knives handed in during a knife amnesty in 2016 Changes to legislation, brought about by the Offensive Weapons Act 2019, mean that from Wednesday July 14, all weapons banned in public by the Criminal Justice Act 1988, including zombie […]

2 weeks ago
‘Language barrier’ blamed for slow police response to Ribbleton boutique break-in

Ickle Ishy’s boutique on Ribbleton Ave in Preston was burgled in the early hours of Monday 12 July. Shop owner Ellena Ali contacted Blog Preston about the break in. She […]

2 weeks ago
Ingol’s Intact Centre desperately need donations to help feed those in need

The Intact Centre, a Preston-based charity that runs a pantry to help vulnerable locals needs help. They are feeling the effects of the national shortage of truck drivers as supermarket […]

2 weeks ago
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