Watch Red Rocks bridge at Hoghton being swept away by River Darwen

What remains of the Red Rocks Bridge Pic: Mick Gardner A bridge over the River Darwen near Preston has been swept away in the floods. The river turned into a raging torrent during Boxing Day and just after lunchtime the […]

7 years ago
Motorcyclist suffered lacerated liver after Hoghton crash

A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries are a horror accident at Hoghton on Saturday. The 29 year old man was left with serious injuries to his left leg, a broken foot […]

8 years ago
Nine kilometre electricity cable to be laid from Hoghton to Bamber Bridge

Electricity North West engineers A major upgrade of the electricity network across the south of Preston has begun. Electricity North West are pumping £1.7 million into installing a nine kilmetre underground cable between Hoghton […]

8 years ago
Police appeal after driver hurt in Samlesbury crash

Police are appealing for information after a collision near Preston in the early hours of Saturday morning. Preston New Road, A675, near Samlesbury, was closed in both directions for three hours following […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Arrests made after Hoghton burglary

Police have made arrests following a burglary in Hoghton. The arrests came following information from members of the public. Two police dogs were used to track down the suspects. Lancashire […]

8 years ago
Concern grows for Preston man missing since Bank Holiday Monday

Police are asking for information about Nigel Wheeler's whereabouts A Preston man has not been seen since Bank Holiday Monday. Police are growingly increasingly worried for the whereabouts of Nigel Wheeler. Wheeler, 48, left his home address on Knowsley […]

8 years ago
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