Menu

met office

Lorry blocking Deepdale Road in Preston as ice causes issues on roads

A generic image of where Deepdale Road meets Meadow Street A lorry blocking a key route through Preston this morning was expected to cause disruption for at least a couple of hours. Police reported at around 8.30am this morning (January […]

5 months ago
Preston awakes to first snow of winter

Snow on Fishergate Hill in Preston city centre on Tuesday morning Pic: John Wildman Preston has awoken to the first snow of winter as a light sprinkling has covered the city. Icy driving conditions are being experienced as a weather warning for snow and […]

5 months ago
Cold weather health alert upgraded to amber for Preston and Lancashire

A cold scene on the Lancaster Canal locks Pic Paul Melling A cold health alert due to rapidly falling temperatures has been upgraded to an amber alert by health bosses. The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) had a yellow alert in […]

5 months ago
National Highways North West issues severe weather alert for snow

Snow in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall A severe weather alert has been issued ahead of what is forecast to be a week of disruptive cold weather. National Highways has followed the UK Health Security Agency and […]

5 months ago
Advertisement
Advertisement
Preston day-by-day weather forecast as cold snap intensifies

A cold morning on Longton Marsh Pic: Paul Gray Preston remains in the grip of January’s icy chill as winter well and truly sets in. After what was a very mild November and December the city is experiencing a […]

5 months ago
Preston three-day yellow weather warning for snow issued by the Met Office

Snow on Moor Park A weather warning for snow and ice will be in place for three days in Preston and much of the North West in the coming week. The Met Office has […]

5 months ago
Preston and Lancashire covered by new cold health alert until Thursday

A cold morning in Avenham and Miller Parks Pic: Janette Hall A cold weather health alert for Preston and Lancashire has been extended through to Thursday (18 January) as temperatures fall further. The city has been gripped by low temperatures since […]

5 months ago
Preston and Lancashire see cold weather health alert upgraded to amber

A view of Avenham Park and the Old Tram Bridge beyond during a freezing Sunday in the city Pic: Janette Hall A cold weather health alert for Preston and Lancashire has been upgraded. A yellow warning has now been moved to an amber warning as temperatures stay barely above freezing for […]

5 months ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024 View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement
News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails