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Preston charity megastore raided by heartless thieves

Looking down on the Emmaus megastore One of the UK’s largest charity stores has been targeted by thieves. Emmaus Preston says its megastore in Brookfield Street, just off North Road, was broken into between Wednesday (20 […]

19 hours ago
Four vehicles involved in Garstang Road crossroads crash

Emergency services could be seen in Garstang Road, from Lytham Road Pic: Jason Anderson/Blog Preston Four vehicles were involved in a crash which caused rush-hour chaos in Fulwood. The crossroads of Garstang Road, Lytham Road and Watling Street Road was closed by emergency services during […]

19 hours ago
M6 Brexit go-slow protest warning from police

Police say they will be supporting Highways England throughout the protest Pic: Lancs Police Another group of pro-Brexit campaigners are threatening a go-slow on the M6 just north of Preston. Drivers were braced for delays after a social media campaign was founded for a […]

23 hours ago
New Hall Lane closure sees fire crews rescue man from flat

Firefighters at work in New Hall Lane Pic: Farhan Shaikh A major road in Preston has been shut after emergency services had to rescue a man from a flat. Emergency services are clearing up in New Hall Lane following the […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Woman whose body was found on moorland has been identified

Lamduan Armitage nee Seekanya Police in Preston have urged those living in the city to see if they recognise a woman whose body was found in North Yorkshire in 2004. North Yorkshire Police have […]

4 days ago
Teenager arrested after ‘threat to kill’ at Preston high school

Christ the King Catholic High School in Frenchwood Pic: Google A Preston school was placed on lockdown after ‘threats to kill’ had been made over social media. Christ the King Catholic High School in Lawrence Avenue, Frenchwood, saw Preston Police […]

5 days ago
Public warned not to approach man wanted for Fishwick assault

Stuart Taylor A Manchester man is wanted by police after a woman was attacked and robbed in Fishwick. Stuart Taylor’s picture has been released by Preston Police. The 35-year-old from Trafford, Manchester, […]

5 days ago
Penwortham man abducted, slashed in the face and left bleeding at Ribbleton industrial estate

Walton Avenue where the 18-year-old was taken from Pic: Google A man was found bleeding from his face in an industrial estate in Ribbleton after being abducted. Preston Police say the 18-year-old was taken from Walton Avenue, Penwortham. Around 10.15pm […]

5 days ago
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