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St Matthews primary school anti-academy campaign to lobby Bishop of Blackburn

Union members are today lobbying the Bishop of Blackburn to protest a decision to turn a Preston school into an academy. From today (Thursday 20 January) at 10.30am, National Education […]

4 months ago
Police ‘increasingly concerned’ for missing man last seen travelling to Preston

Update: Louis has been found safe and well in Blackburn Lancashire Police have appealed for information to locate a missing man seen travelling to Preston. Police said they are becoming […]

8 months ago
Preston to host series of free ‘Get Stuck In’ holiday clubs this summer

Preston will host a series of free ‘Get Stuck In’ holiday clubs this summer to support families across the borough. A similar scheme ran successfully across Blackburn with Darwen last […]

10 months ago
Prestonians over 80 years old may be invited to new Blackburn Cathedral vaccination hub

Blackburn Cathedral is to become a new NHS large-scale vaccination centre. Thousands of people aged 80 and over are to be invited to book a coronavirus vaccination at the new […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two people charged with murder of Preston man Nigel Scott

Nigel Andrew Scott, 58, has died from his injuries Pic: Preston Police Detectives investigating the death of Nigel Scott have charged two people with murder. Officers were called by the ambulance service at 10.05am on Sunday (27 December) to reports a man […]

1 year ago
Police make second arrest in murder investigation into death of Nigel Andrew Scott

Nigel Andrew Scott, 58, has died from his injuries Pic: Preston Police Detectives investigating the death of Nigel Scott have made a further arrest. The 26-year-old woman, from Blackburn, was arrested at an address in the town last night (Tuesday 29 December) […]

1 year ago
Family pay tribute as Preston man found unconscious in Blackburn street has died in hospital

Nigel Andrew Scott, 58, has died from his injuries Pic: Preston Police A man found seriously injured in a Blackburn street has sadly died. Officers were called by the ambulance service at 10.05am on Sunday December 27 to reports the Preston man […]

1 year ago
Police appeal as missing man could be in Preston

Lee Davies Preston Police are appealing for help locating a missing man who could be in the city. Lee Davies, 43, went missing from Blackburn nearly a month ago, on Monday 3 […]

2 years ago
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