Eight of 12 Lancashire local leaders officially ask government to rethink devolution deal

County Hall on Fishergate Hill in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Eight of Lancashire’s 12 district councils have written to the government asking them to rethink the county’s devolution deal. The letter – seen by the Local Democracy Democracy Reporting Service […]

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Concern for missing teenager with links to Preston and Longridge

Concern is growing for a teenager who has gone missing since Wednesday (29 November) evening. Update: Police say Dom was found safe and well during Sunday morning 13-year-old Dom was […]

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Preston musician’s song Our Town becomes soundtrack to city’s events

Karl Eland A Preston musician’s song is becoming a soundtrack for events in the city. Karl Eland wrote Our Town to capture some of his fondest memories of Preston’s landmarks and events. […]

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Cyclist taken to hospital after Longridge collision

Stonebridge roundabout Longridge Pic: Google A cyclist has been taken to hospital following a crash at the Stonebridge roundabout in Longridge. The incident happened today (Friday 1 December) at 1.20pm. The road was closed while […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Restaurant and bar owner throws weight behind pedestrianised, green Winckley Street

One vision for Winckley Street by John Bright A new green pedestrianised vision has been revealed for a popular Preston street with one business owner throwing his weight by the idea. John Bridge, found of Studio John Bridge […]

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Garstang Road contractor booted off road over temporary traffic light rules

The spot on Garstang Road A contractor whose roadworks brought bumper-to-bumper tailbacks to one of the busiest routes around Preston was ordered to fill in the hole they had dug and leave the site, after […]

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Grimsargh bridge widening works sign causes confusion

The sign on the edge of Grimsargh Green Pic: Blog Preston A Preston village was left baffled after a sign appeared saying the main route through it was due to be shut. Preston Road in Grimsargh at Skew Bridge is due […]

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Preston Street Pastors to mark 15 years of serving the city

The Street Pastors go out no matter what the weather is in the city Pic: Preston Street Pastors A group who patrol Preston city centre and Plungington to help those in need will mark 15 years this December. Preston Street Pastors began on 16 December 2008 and on […]

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