NPAS Warton is being decommissioned The last flight is being made Lancashire’s police helicopter during Sunday. NPAS Warton is being stood down due to government cutbacks and Preston, and Lancashire, […]5 years ago Penwortham man arrested after laser pen targeted at police helicopter
A Penwortham man has been arrested after a police helicopter was targeted with a laser pen. NPAS Warton was flying over the area after helping Preston Police trace a man […]5 years ago M6 delays at Preston: Aerial pictures show van fire damage
Three lanes have reopened on the M6 near Preston after a major vehicle fire. A van burst into flames between Junction 31A and 32 on the northbound carriageway shortly after 12noon […]5 years ago Motorists using the hard shoulder shamed by police helicopter
Impatient drivers have been criticised by emergency services dealing with a major vehicle fire on the M6 near Preston. Police helicopter images show a number of drivers using the hard […]5 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Why was there a plane circling over Preston?
A plane circling over the North West edge of Preston late on Saturday night caused alarm. The private Cessna 208b was doing loops in the Lea and Ingol area. Listed […]5 years ago NPAS Warton final flight to be in late August and not April 2017
The date has been set for when the nearest helicopter base to Preston is to be stood down. Preston’s police helicopter – NPAS Warton – is being decommissioned and its […]5 years ago Police helicopter cutbacks could leave Preston seen as a safer place for criminals to operate
Cutbacks to the police helicopter coverage in Preston and Lancashire has seen councillors request their chief executive write to the Home Secretary to review the closure of air bases. Preston […]6 years ago Preston from above: Stunning birds-eye pictures of our city
Preston from above is a spectacular sight to behold as these birds-eye view pictures from the police helicopter show. NPAS Warton, based just to the West of the city, posted […]6 years ago Most Discussed