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Preston Past: A Ramble Along Church Street (Part 2)

The image above shows a part of Church Street with the premises of Merigold Brothers, No. 147, cycle and motor factors, extending from the centre of the image towards the right, followed […]

9 years ago
Preston Past: A Ramble Along Church Street (Part 1)

This time we will start our journey by looking at the buildings and shop premises along the south side of Church Street in an easterly direction. The 1921 image of a Preston Whit […]

9 years ago
Police seek key witness who saw Church Street crash

dorothy sumner Police are appealing for a witness who might hold key information about the death of an 87 year old woman to come forward. Dorothy Sumner broke her hip after the […]

9 years ago
Pensioner killed following city centre bus smash

dorothy sumner Family members have been paying tribute to a pensioner who died following a bus crash in the city centre. Dorothy Sumner fell and broke her hip while travelling on a […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Drama set to recreate Preston’s Jacobean battle

jacobean fight rehearsal photos A dramatic interpretation of the last battle fought on English soil will take place in Preston next month. Jacobite: The Preston Fight, which tells the story of the battle on […]

10 years ago
City centre reveller in hospital after having throat slashed on Church Street

Police Line Tape Two men have been arrested after a Preston man had his throat slashed this morning on Church Street, Preston. The 24-year-old was attacked by three men after being involved in […]

10 years ago
Police hunt three women after two teenage girls hurt in street brawl on Church Street

Above: The faces of three women police want to speak to in connection with an assault on Church Street These are the faces of three women police in Preston want to speak to about a fight outside a city night club. Five women were involved in an incident outside […]

10 years ago
Things to do in Preston this August

Despite the predictions that our BBQ summer is going to become a drizzle summer there is still plenty of things to do and see during the next month in Preston. […]

12 years ago
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