Free summer fun activities for children in Preston

Children in UCLan's Young Scientist Centre To help families from breaking the bank and keep children entertained in the summer holidays, the University of Central Lancashire has created a range of free, fun activities for youngsters. […]

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Long delays as firefighters battle lorry blaze on closed M6 near Ribbleton

Lorry fire on the M6 Pic: @LancsRoadPolice / Twitter The M6 southbound is closed between J32 (Preston) to J31A (Ribbleton) due to a lorry fire. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service remain on the scene to extinguish the fire. Lane […]

2 weeks ago
Plans to redevelop Preston Bus depot in Deepdale Road

Aerial view of Preston Bus depot with outline of buildings to be demolished Pic: Paul Gaughan Building Consultants A planning application is seeking permission to partly demolish and redevelop Preston Bus depot to allow the construction of new buildings. It is proposed that the bus maintenance depot will […]

2 weeks ago
Family pay heartbreaking tribute to murdered Higher Walton couple

Tricia Livesey and Anthony Tipping The family of Tricia Livesey and Anthony Tipping have paid a heartbreaking tribute to the pair. Their son, Lee Tipping, was today jailed for life for murdering Tricia and Anthony […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement First-class achievement for young Preston mum

Chelsea Edwards graduated with a first degree in BSc Biology (Hons) from UCLan The life-changing experience of a university education is well documented but for one University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) graduate, life change came about in an unexpected way.  In 2016, Chelsea […]

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Man who murdered his parents in their Higher Walton home is jailed for life

Lee Tipping A man has today been jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering his parents in their Higher Walton home. Lee Tipping was told he would have to serve […]

2 weeks ago
Friends of Broughton Mosque call for respect in planning application debate

Design view of planned Broughton mosque The Friends of Broughton Mosque are calling for respect in the debate surrounding the planning application for the potential new place of worship. The planned mosque has proved a divisive […]

2 weeks ago
Preston City Centre bar Baker Street applies to create beer garden

Baker Street is located in Avenham Street opposite Stratos and Angelo's A Preston city centre bar has lodged plans to transform an adjacent patch of land into a temporary outdoor seating area and beer garden. The Baker Street extension would be […]

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