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Frenchwood flat raid: Three men wanted after two men assaulted

Livesey Street where the incident took place Pic: Google Three men are being hunted by police after a flat was raided by a masked gang. Two women and three men were attacked while at the flat in Frenchwood. Preston […]

3 years ago
Man left with fractured skull after Frenchwood attack

Selborne Street where the incident took place Pic: Google A man in his 60s has been left with serious injuries after being set upon by a group of men in Frenchwood. The 61-year-old victim was subjected to ‘a vicious and […]

3 years ago
Frenchwood attack: Man set upon with knife and metal bar

Frenchwood Street where the attack took place Pic: Google Two men are being hunted by police after a man was attacked with a knife and metal bar outside his front door. Preston Police were called to Frenchwood Street near […]

3 years ago
St Augustine’s Conservation Area in Preston city centre to be scrapped

The construction work at St Augustines A historic part of Preston city centre may no longer be protected by stringent planning laws. St Augustine’s Conservation Area in the streets around what was the old church has […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Firefighters called to fire at terraced house in Frenchwood

Trower Street in Frenchwood Pic: Google Two fire crews have put a fire at a house in Frenchwood. Lancashire Fire and Rescue crews were called to the terraced property in Trower Street on Saturday lunchtime. They […]

3 years ago
Preston flooding: Fire crews rushed to Christ the King School after ‘smell of diesel’ reported

Flooded playing fields can be seen at Christ the King Pic: Chris Taylor Fire crews were called out to a school in Preston after fears flood water had got into the heating system. Christ the King School called out fire crews to the […]

3 years ago
University of Central Lancashire staff encouraged to volunteer in Preston

Faz Ali has been volunteering in Frenchwood and Avenham More than 3,000 students at the University of Central Lancashire are volunteering within the local area. Staff at the Preston-based university are also now being urged to give something back […]

3 years ago
Watch the River Ribble as raging torrent at Walton-le-Dale

The Ribble has burst its banks along parts of the Guild Wheel River levels on the Ribble are rising fast near Walton-le-Dale as this footage shows. Stephen Melling was on the section of the Guild Wheel cycle route along the banks of […]

3 years ago
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