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Manchester drug dealer who blighted Preston venues is jailed

Michael Baxendale Michael Baxendale A drug dealer who was snared by security staff at a Preston city centre venue has been jailed. Security staff at Preston Guild Hall clocked Michael Baxendale dealing […]

4 years ago
Former deputy headteacher jailed for 19 years for sex offences

Grahame Brennand, 71, of Calder Avenue A former deputy head teacher has been sentenced to 19 years for historical sex offences. Grahame Brennand, 70, of Calder Avenue, Fulwood, was found […]

4 years ago
Judiciary heckled by anti-fracking demonstrators during Judges Parade

Judges making their way through Preston city centre Judges making their way through Preston city centre Pic: Keith Johnson An age-old tradition took place in Preston city centre during Tuesday morning. The Judges Parade sees members of the […]

4 years ago
Man jailed after ‘single punch’ death at Fishergate Hill hotel

Paul Ellerker Paul Ellerker A man has been jailed for manslaughter following the death of a man at a Preston hotel. Paul Ellerker admitted the killing of Jonathan Palgrave when he appeared […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man who attacked Ben Pennington in a Darwen nightclub is jailed

Tony Parsons Tony Parsons The man who left another man with a broken skull and injuries he is still recovering from has been jailed. Tony Parsons, of Fore Street, Darwen, was sentenced […]

4 years ago
Man jailed for stabbing in Penwortham

Jordan Disley Jordan Disley A Penwortham man has been jailed after stabbing a Preston man in the chest. 23-year-old Jordan Disley pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Wayne Dodgson. Disley, of Marl […]

4 years ago
Man accused of rape fails to appear at Preston Crown Court

George Hill George Hill A man accused of rape has failed to appear at Preston Crown Court. George Hill, 68 of Portland Road, Plaines Farm, Sunderland, was due to attend trial on […]

4 years ago
Woman jailed for killing her seven-month-old baby daughter

Jennifer Crichton Jennifer Crichton A woman who murdered her seven-month old daughter has been jailed for life. Jennifer Crichton was convicted in February after a trial at Preston Crown Court. The 35-year-old, […]

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