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Frustrated drivers calling 999 about Preston city centre congestion

Drivers trying to leave the Fishergate car park Pic: Kate Dickens Drivers trying to leave the Fishergate car park Pic: Kate Dickens Police are pleading with frustrated motorists not to call them about congestion in Preston city centre. A warning has […]

2 years ago
Virgin Trains apprentice driver to be based at Preston

Simon in the cab of a Virgin Train Simon in the cab of a Virgin Train He’s beaten more than 400 people to the job to be one of Virgin Train’s new drivers. Simon Tyrer, 29, was selected […]

2 years ago
Preston and Lancaster trains won’t run over Christmas

Virgin Trains Class 390 Penolino passing through Leyland Virgin Trains Class 390 Pendolino passing through Leyland Anyone wanting to use the train between Preston and Glasgow will need to catch the bus during the Christmas period. Virgin Trains […]

2 years ago
Watch as Preston to Blackpool railway line closure begins

Work starts on the Blackpool-Preston line Pic: Network Rail Thousands of rail passengers are beginning to first of many months of journeys by replacement buses. Network Rail has shut the Preston to Blackpool line for 19 weeks for electrification […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fatality at Milton Keynes causes major West Coast Mainline delays

A fatality on the line near Milton Keynes has caused delays and cancellations to mainline services throughout Sunday evening. Virgin Trains said major disruption was expected through the evening after […]

2 years ago
British Transport Police face investigation over man’s death at Preston Station

The entrance to Preston Station - it's the closest one to the car park Pic: Paul Melling Side entrance to Preston Station Pic: Paul Melling The death of a man at Preston Railway Station on Tuesday evening is to be investigated by the police complaints commission. British […]

2 years ago
Man dies after being electrocuted near Preston Station

Preston Railway Station Pic: Paul Melling All services are halted at Preston Pic: Paul Melling A man has died after being electrocuted at Preston Railway Station. British Transport Police confirmed a man, age unknown, has died […]

2 years ago
Preston Station evacuated and services cancelled

Another view of the refurbished platform at Preston Station There are delays of more than an hour through Preston Preston Railway Station has been evacuated due to a police incident. Emergency services have placed the station on lock-down due […]

2 years ago
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