Preston-born jockey races to £950 total for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A Preston-born jockey who has raced for royalty has raised £950 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Dad-of-four Maurice McCarthy lives in Poulton and is regarded as one of the country’s leading […]

6 months ago
Meet the new police horse on the Preston beat

Finnigan, close up, and with his namesake, the chief constable A new police horse has been stabled at Lancashire Police’s headquarters on the outskirts of Preston. Named after the chief constable Finnigan is a 17.3 hands high black shire gelding. […]

6 years ago
Preston horse owners urged to attend security clinic

PCSO John Holland with Preston Horsewatch co-ordinator Katy Lawton Owners of horses in and around Preston are being advised to take security measures by police. A special Preston Horse Watch takes place next month for horses and trailers to […]

10 years ago
Police horses prepare for busy festive period

Spare a thought this festive season for Lancashire’s police horses who have a busy festive schedule ahead of them. Based at the Lancashire Constabulary’s headquarters in Hutton, just outside Preston, […]

11 years ago
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