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Man arrested after fire at Avenham flats

Sandown Court, in Preston. Credit: Google A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at a block of flats in Avenham. Hundreds of residents were […]

4 years ago
Cause of huge fire at derelict pub under investigation

Fire crews at the Old England pub on Ribbleton Lane An investigation is underway following a fire at a derelict pub in Ribbleton. Crews from Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service […]

5 years ago
Preston Police issue warning for those who filmed van fire

Witnesses stood to film the fire Preston Police have issued a warning for those who were filming a fire in the city centre today. A van caught fire on the […]

5 years ago
Huge fire as Sandos takeaway goes up in flames

A huge fire has erupted at Sandos takeaway on Church Street. Witnesses on the scene have reported seeing flames higher than the building and Church Street is cordoned off with […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fire crews called to blaze at derelict Manchester Road pub

Fire crews were called to a derelict former pub on Manchester Road at around 2.15pm this afternoon. There were no casualties of the fire which occurred on the ground floor of the two-storey […]

7 years ago
Police investigate possible arson in city centre

Lancashire police are appealing for information about a group of men they want to speak to after a fire on Grimshaw Street in the city centre. The fire was believed […]

8 years ago
Aftermath of fire in Preston

Pictures of the aftermath of a fire near Church Street in Preston. On Monday we reported on the suspected arson at an abandoned Preston City Centre warehouse located just behind […]

8 years ago
Fire crew tackles blaze at Riversway carpet store

Severe fire in a retail business in Preston during the night. Fire crews quickly stopped the fire spreading but smoke caused damage throughout the premises. Around 5am this morning blaze […]

8 years ago
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