Road closed after four-vehicle crash on key route

Police image of the incident on Wigan Road, Leyland. Credit: LancsRoadPolice A busy road has been closed following a four-vehicle collision this afternoon (July 11). The incident occured outside the […]

2 years ago
Why this road has collapsed in Leyland

The hole in the road in Dunkirk Lane. Credit: @ClareBear_86 A road has collapsed in Leyland leaving a road closed while repairs take place. The damage happened in Dunkirk Lane […]

2 years ago
Fire crews with a boat rescue woman stuck in stream in Worden Park

Scene at Worden Park. Credit: Shaun Walton Fire crews were called to Worden Park at around 5.48pm yesterday to rescue a woman who drove her mobility scooter into a stream. […]

3 years ago
Police believe car used in Leyland burglary could be in Preston

CCTV pictures show a man police would like to speak to in connection with the incident Police in Preston are looking for a dark coloured hatchback car used in a burglary in Leyland. CCTV pictures have been released following the incident at a mobile phone shop. […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Leyland Festival sees thousands in Worden Park

Leyland Festival 2016 was described as ‘one of the biggest ever’ by many of the volunteer staff working on the day. A mixture of beautiful weather and dozens of attractions […]

3 years ago
Lee Ashton with links to Preston wanted after teenage girl held against her will

Lee Ashton A Leyland man with links to the Preston area is being hunted after being charged with a number of offences. Lee Ashton, 20, is wanted following an incident on Thursday […]

4 years ago
A potted history of a local public transport company whose existence spanned over 100 years

Following the closure of John Fishwick and Sons, Leyland, on 24th October, 2015, local historian, Heather Crook, looks into the history of the ubiquitous ‘green bus’ public transport company since […]

4 years ago
Leyland based firm John Fishwick & Sons bus service to cease trading

Leyland based, Independent bus company, John Fishwick and Sons is to cease operating from Saturday 24 October 2015. The public transport company with a history extending from 1907 will no […]

4 years ago
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