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Meeting Preston’s railway vicar who spends life on the line

Reverend Richard Cook This Preston preacher has licence to travel during the Christmas period. Reverend Richard Cook is the railway chaplain for the North West and is always on the move. He’s been […]

5 years ago
Police arrest man at Preston Station after coffee throwing incident

Officers met the man at Preston Railway Station Pic: 70023venus2009 A man was arrested at Preston railway station on Saturday morning in connection with an assault involving a cup of coffee. British Transport Police were called by Virgin Trains after […]

5 years ago
Preston Station bar assault: CCTV images released in police appeal

Preston station assault Police are appealing for information after an assault on a staff member at Preston Station. CCTV images have been released of a man wanted in connection with the incident. It […]

7 years ago
Late-night Preston trains see increased police presence

Daniele Baron's picture of the station triggered many other Blog Preston readers to send in their pictures on Tuesday Police were out in force on Friday night on train services through Preston. British Transport Police are running monthly days of action where they will patrol late-night services. Special Constables […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement CCTV picture released of man wanted in connection with Preston station laptop theft

Police are looking for a man who may hold clues to a laptop being taken from a train at Preston. British Transport Police have issued a CCTV picture of a […]

7 years ago
Police seek two men after assault on train guard at Preston railway station

Two men wanted by transport police after the incident at Preston Two men are being sought after assaulting a train guard as their train pulled into Preston railway station. The incident happened around 9.30am on Wednesday 15 October. Investigating officer from […]

7 years ago
Woman in stable condition in hospital after Lostock Hall train drama

Farington curve where the incident is understood to have happened A woman injured when she went under a train between Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge is in a stable condition in hospital. British Transport Police were called shortly after 5pm […]

7 years ago
Major train delays as woman under train at Lostock Hall

Farington curve where the incident is understood to have happened Delays were caused between Preston and Blackburn after a person under a train at Lostock Hall. British Transport Police were called to a stretch of line between Bamber Bridge and […]

7 years ago
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