Here for Humanity group walking 32 miles from Royal Preston Hospital to Alder Hey for charity

Masked up and ready for the off this Sunday are team Preston Here for Humanity members with director Chris Murray, fifth from left, who are walking to raise vital funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation and to support the family of Carson Adams A community group that helps to feed struggling Preston families is heaping an even greater challenge on its plate on Sunday (November 1). 14 members of the Preston Here for […]

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Couple appeal for witnesses after car damaged in Deepdale hit and run

A Fulwood couple are appealing for witnesses after their car was damaged in a hit and run. Tricia and Lee Evans are asking for people to come forward if they […]

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Man ‘dumped’ outside Southport shop after abduction in Preston

One Stop shop Southport A man who was found outside a Southport convenience store ‘covered in blood’ claimed he was dumped there after being abducted in Preston. Staff were alerted by members of the […]

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How Preston firms affected by tier-three restrictions can apply for up to £3,000 in grant funding

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall A grant for businesses who have been affected by the new local restrictions is being overseen by Preston City Council. Businesses in the Preston City Council area are eligible for […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Latest figures show where Preston’s coronavirus infection rate ranks in England’s top 20

A woman wears a face mask as she makes her way through Preston's rain Pic: Paul Melling Preston remains in England’s top 20 places for coronavirus infections according to the latest data. The city’s Covid-19 infection rate for the seven days to October 25, according to Press […]

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The Preston dog walking service supporting people who have learning disabilities

Two friends reunited through walking dogs for Barks and Recreation A Preston and South Ribble dog walking service with a difference is providing opportunities to people with disabilities. Barks and Recreation supports adults who have a learning disability to make […]

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Flood alert issued for River Ribble and Ribble Darwen at Walton-le-Dale

Past flooding in the Preston area Pic: Stephen Melling A flood alert has been issued for a section of the River Ribble at Preston. The Environment Agency say heavy and persistent rainfall means the Ribble and the River Darwen […]

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Police close off Leyland Road in Penwortham due to flooding

Heavy rain has seen police close off part of Leyland Road in Penwortham. Preston and Lancashire remains in the grip of a weather warning from the Met Office for heavy […]

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