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Feeling peckish? Why not park recklessly at one of these Preston eateries

Car parked on the pavement outside Co-op in Garstang Road For my sins I spent a quiet afternoon trawling the online comment sections of local Facebook community groups (please don’t judge me, there was a pandemic and it was raining). I […]

1 week ago
Tesco Express on Preston’s Blackpool Road closes for refurb

The Tesco Express store on Preston’s Blackpool Road has partially closed for refurbishments. The store shut its doors on Sunday 18 July and is not expected to fully reopen until […]

1 week ago
Man in his 30s stabbed in head and stomach in Blackpool Road near Deepdale

Detectives are appealing for information and footage after a man was stabbed in Preston. Police were called by North West Ambulance Service at 12.40am today (Thursday, July 15) who said […]

2 weeks ago
Frustrated Preston patients having to make ’80 calls a day’ to book GP appointments

Patients of The Park Medical Practice and other GP practices around Preston and Lancashire have been struggling to call through to make bookings too see their doctor recently. A patient […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Emergency services at the scene of two-car crash in Ashton

Crash at Blackpool Road and Tulketh Road junction Pic: Ayman Fazeli Emergency services have been called to a two-car crash in Ashton-on-Ribble. The accident took place at the junction of Blackpool Road and Tulketh Road this afternoon (Sunday 6 June). An […]

2 months ago
Dog rescued in Preston bath fire

Blackpool road will see closures over the weekend to install a new footpath over the River Wyre Firefighters attended a domestic fire in Preston yesterday. A bath in the first floor bathroom of a house on Blackpool Road was on fire when firefighters arrived. The crew used […]

2 months ago
Salon offering aesthetics, massage and fitness to open in Ashton

Skin Medicine is located at 382A Blackpool Road A beauty salon with a difference is set to open in Ashton-on-Ribble. Skin Medicine will deliver a range of services including aesthetic medicine, permanent make-up, massage, and exercise classes for […]

3 months ago
Emergency services attend crash at Blackpool Road and Plungington Road junction

A crash had shut a major route through Preston. The accident which has caused stand still traffic occurred outside the Suzuki garage on Plungington Road at the traffic light junction […]

4 months ago
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