In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week October 17 to October 23

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. The Harris was glowing purple to celebrate one year until the Rugby League World Cup, Preston’s […]

3 months ago
Woman charged with murder of Longton man

Cedar Grove in Longton Pic: Google A woman has been charged with murder following the death of a man in Longton. Police were called around 3.50am on March 6 to a report of a serious assault […]

3 months ago
Police alert for Longton after cars and properties targeted by burglars

Breaking into a car. Pic: TheDigitalWay Pixabay. South Ribble police have posted on Facebook warning people of a rise in burglaries and vehicle crimes in Longton. The police have received multiple reports in the last few days. […]

3 months ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 5 October

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 5 October. For more planning applications in South Ribble click this link. Conversion of existing […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement St Catherine’s Bark in the Park goes virtual for 2020

Kelly Thomson and Rebecca Verdonkschot with Pablo and Reggie Rescue dog Pablo and his new four-legged friend Reggie are just two of the pooches taking part in this month’s ‘Virtual Bark in the Park’ dog walk for St Catherine’s […]

4 months ago
UCLan students triumph at prestigious international design awards

Second Year student Agatha Blazey, was also awarded a Wooden Pencil Six students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have won creative awards at the prestigious D&AD (Design and Art Direction) New Blood Awards 2020 . The awards, which are […]

6 months ago
The Preston entrepreneur helping brides-to-be say ‘yes to the dress’ during lockdown

Brides-to-be A bridal boutique owner from Preston has been helping brides-to-be say “yes to the dress” with virtual appointments. Lottie Derham, who owns Lottie’s Bridal Boutique on the Fylde coast, wanted […]

7 months ago
A59 near Longton closed after vehicle collides with bridge

Chapel Park Road A section of the A59 near Longton has been closed after a vehicle collided with a bridge. A statement from Preston Police said: “We are currently dealing with a road […]

11 months ago
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