Woman barred from Preston city centre charged with breaching Criminal Behaviour Order 16 times

Claire Neville A woman from Preston who has been issued with a Criminal Behaviour Order has been charged with breaching the order on 16 different occasions. Claire Neville, 50, appeared before Preston […]

3 days ago
Firefighters tackled fire at former BHS store in Fishergate

Firefighters were called out early on Sunday morning to a fire in the former BHS building in Preston city centre. On June 5 2022, four fire engines from Preston, Bamber […]

4 weeks ago
Preston trails: Exploring the route of the Ribble Steam Railway

The Ribble Steam Railway station, note the bitumen tankers Pic: Geoff Whittaker This walk is about three miles one way, or six miles returning the same way. It starts from Preston Station. You can return via Penwortham Bridge and Fishergate to the […]

1 month ago
Dramatic drone images show extent of fire at Preston’s derelict St Joseph’s Orphanage

Drone image of fire at St Joseph's Orphanage Pic: LFRS Drone / Twitter Dramatic drone images show the extent of the fire at St Joseph’s Orphanage that saw Fishergate closed for hours. The official Twitter account for Lancashire Fire and Rescue ServiceĀ Drone Team […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fishergate closed as eight fire engines battle Preston city centre blaze

Mount Street fire Fishergate is closed as firefighters battle a blaze in Preston city centre. Eight fire engines and two aerial ladder platforms are at a fire in a derelict building in Mount […]

2 months ago
Bird freed from netting in Fishergate rescue

View along Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A bird has been rescued after becoming trapped in netting in Preston city centre. The incident happened in Fishergate today (Thursday 7 April) just after 3.30pm. One engine from Preston […]

3 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week March 19 to 25

Looking down Fishergate on a sunny Preston day Pic: Tony Worrall This week, development and infrastructure progress in Preston switched up a gear after Lancashire County Council released a video of the now complete Penwortham Brow section of the Preston cycle […]

3 months ago
Preston city centre to display Jubilee-themed illuminations this weekend

An array of Jubilee-themed lights and decorations will this weekend illuminate Preston city centre until the end of June. From 25 March, residents will enjoy red, blue and white lighting […]

3 months ago
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