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Biker hurt in Deepdale hit and run

Police with the bike in Blackpool Road Police with the bike in Blackpool Road A motorcyclist is in hospital after a suspected hit and run in Deepdale. Preston Police closed the junction of Blackpool Road and Parkside, […]

1 year ago
Takeaway visitors could hold clue to Lea garage break in

The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google Police are hunting four men after they stole cash and cigarettes from a garage in Lea. During the early hours of […]

1 year ago
Preston woman creates petition for pedestrian crossing on Blackpool Road

Pic: Google. The junction of Blackpool Road and Plungington Road An online petition has been created for the installment of a pedestrian crossing on Blackpool Road. The request is for Lancashire […]

1 year ago
Police close Blackpool Road in both directions after crash

Scene of collision near Lea Gate Pic: Chris Pitcher Scene of collision near Lea Gate Pic: Chris Pitcher A major road in and out of Preston has been shut due to a serious collision. Lancashire Police have closed Blackpool […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man charged with Ribbleton attempted robbery

The incident took place outside a row of shops in Ribbleton Pic: Google The incident took place outside a row of shops in Ribbleton Pic: Google An Avenham man has been charged following an attempted robbery in Preston. The incident in Ribbleton put […]

2 years ago
Traffic lights restored at busy Preston junction

The junction near Moor Park has become gridlocked Pic: Google (when the lights were on) The junction near Moor Park has become gridlocked Pic: Google (when the lights were on) A busy junction in Preston was operating without the aid of traffic lights. Garstang Road […]

2 years ago
Mini-supermarket plan for Perrys site on the back burner

The former Perry's site has been subject of arson attempts The former Perry’s site has been subject of arson attempts Proposals for a mini-supermarket and retail development off Blackpool Road have been mothballed. SDG (Preston) Limited had tabled plans for […]

2 years ago
Preston junction sees standing water after heavy rain

The junction of Greaves Town Lane and Blackpool Road Pic: Benny Mc'Nally/Preston Chatterbox The junction of Greaves Town Lane and Blackpool Road Pic: Benny Mc’Nally/Preston Chatterbox Preston awoke to an extremely soggy start on Thursday (31 August). The final day of August has […]

2 years ago
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