Search continues for missing 57-year-old with links to Preston

Gail Hatton pictured with the man in question The search for a Blackpool woman with links to Preston continued. Gail Hatton, 57, is missing from Blackpool and police reissued their request for help from the public to locate […]

3 months ago
Preston adoption charity on how 63 children are needing a home

Adopter pushes her daughter on a swing. Pic: Adoption North West Caritas Care, a Preston-based adoption charity are working with other agencies to raise awareness of the need for adopters across the North West. Regional and Voluntary Adoption Agencies are promoting […]

4 months ago
Cottam grandad completes 66-mile Salford to Blackpool cycle for Rosemere

A Cottam grandad has completed a 66-mile cycle from Media City in Salford to Blackpool Tower to raise £385 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Cottam’s Michael Riding, 68, raised funds to […]

2 years ago
Preston pupils ‘earn their stripes’ during zookeeping course at Blackpool Zoo

Around 70 local students have attended Blackpool Zoo to join a course and learn about careers in wildlife conservation. Pupils from Corpus Christi Catholic High School in Fulwood and Cardinal […]

2 years ago
Man with links to Preston amongst three wanted on recall to prison

Police have appealed for any information or sightings leading to the location of three men wanted on recall to prison. Paul Ellerker, 34, who is in breach of his licence […]

2 years ago
Police growing ‘increasingly worried’ for missing 19-year-old Preston woman

Update: Preston Police have reported that they found Melanie Harvey safe and well this afternoon (4 July) and thanked everyone who helped with the appeal. Police have become ‘increasingly worried’ […]

2 years ago
Police appeal to find two missing teenagers with links to Preston

Police have launched an appeal to find two missing teenagers with links to Preston, last seen in Clayton-le-Moors and Huncoat. Justin Freitas, 13, was last seen in the Barnes Street […]

2 years ago
Lancashire County Council urges residents to walk and cycle under new initiative

A cyclist in Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling A new council initiative to boost physical activity aims to increase the number of Lancashire residents walking and cycling by 10 per cent. Lancashire County Council and Blackpool Council have […]

2 years ago
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