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Two ‘lads from Preston’ fined for driving to Cumbria during lockdown

Police escorted the two men out of Cumbria Pic: Cumbria Road Police Police in the Lake District are continuing to warn Prestonians about visiting. Cumbria Road Police said during Saturday (May 9) morning they had escorted ‘two lads from Preston’ out of […]

2 years ago
Family pay tribute to Preston man who died after Cumbria A590 crash

Ali Mohammed Khawaja Pic: Cumbria Police The family of a Preston man who died following a crash in Cumbria have paid tribute to him. Ali Mohammed Khawaja was involved in a crash with a lorry on […]

3 years ago
Preston pensioner dies while climbing in Lake District

Hevellyn, Lake District, where the man was found Pic: Google A pensioner from Preston has died after climbing in the Lake District. A 73-year-old man was climbing at Helvellyn mountain, between […]

4 years ago
Man found dead near Avenham Park was due in court

John Williamson John Williamson A man found dead in Avenham Park was standing trial for historic sex offences at Preston Crown Court. John Williamson, 70, was accused of 13 counts of rape […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Missing Preston man John Allen’s body found in Cumbria

John Allen had not been seen since getting into trouble in water near Ravenglass Police in Cumbria have confirmed a man found on Wednesday was a missing Preston man. John Allen, 76, had not been seen since late April when he entered the water […]

8 years ago
Body found in Cumbria river in search for missing Preston man

John Allen had not been seen since getting into trouble in water near Ravenglass A body has been found in a river at Muncaster, Ravenglass which could be missing Preston man John Allen. Cumbria Police said the body had not yet been formally identified […]

8 years ago
Preston pensioner still missing in Cumbria

A search is still underway for 76-year-old John Allen from Preston. He was last seen entering the Ravenglass estuary, in Cumbria, at around 9am last Monday. The Preston pensioner had […]

8 years ago
Tributes to Preston man killed by 200ft fall during Lake District walk

peter huntley A keen walker who slipped and fell over 200ft from a ledge on one of the Lake District fells has been named today. Peter Huntley, who lived in Primrose Grove, […]

10 years ago
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