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Things to do during May half term 2019 in Preston

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall It may seem like the kids were only just off school for Easter but May half term is nearly upon us! Most schools still have one week off but others […]

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Serious crash shuts road in Walton-le-Dale

The junction of Duddle Lane and Severn Drive Pic: Google Police have shut a road in Walton-le-Dale due to a crash. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area after a crash at the junction of Duddle Lane and Severen […]

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Work starts on first homes approved on former Ingol golf course

Work starts on the land off Wychnor Homes being built as the first in a development of hundreds of new homes on the former Ingol Golf Club have been approved. Preston North End owner Trevor Hemmings is […]

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Lancaster Bomber set for fly-past at Preston Military Show

A fly-past by the Lancaster Bomber set to be the star attraction Visitors to the Preston Military Show will see a fly-past and parachute displays. Fulwood Barracks throws open its doors to the city during a celebration of the British Armed Forces. […]

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Advertisement Advertisement G-Festival brings ale and music back to Hoghton

Hoghton native Emily Clark is back again to perform A three-day music and beer festival is returning to a village outside Preston during the late May Bank Holiday weekend. G-Festival is now into its fourth year and takes place […]

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Preston author caught up in campus shooting says USA is ‘not safe to live in’

A.J. Hartley in front of Cold Bath Street sign Preston-born author A.J. Hartley has written a scathing analysis on US gun crime after he was caught up in a campus shooting. Hartley teaches at the University of North Carolina, […]

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Former Lancaster Road shop due to become new home for solicitors

The former shop in Lancaster Road Pic: Google A solicitors is preparing to move into a listed-building in Preston city centre. A&M Solicitors has instructed Jenkins Design Services to table plans for 58 Lancaster Road. Next door to […]

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Arson investigation after bins set alight behind Plungington Road shop

Crews hosing down the bins Pic: Preston Fire Station An arson investigation has been launched after a fire during the early hours of Monday (13 May) morning in Plungington Road. Preston Fire Station sent two crews to the car […]

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