Storm Christoph set to cause heavy rain and potential travel disruptions across Preston and Lancashire

A rainy Sunday in Preston Pic: Paul Melling The weather warning for heavy rain across Preston and Lancashire has been named ‘Storm Christoph’ by the Met Office. Persistent heavy rain will lead to significant accumulations of rain which could lead to flooding in […]

5 months ago
Preston and Lancashire warned of 48-hours of heavy rain from Monday evening

A woman wears a face mask as she makes her way through Preston's rain Pic: Paul Melling A weather warning is in place across Preston and Lancashire for heavy rain and snowmelt for Monday 18 January to Wednesday 20 January. The warning will come into place from […]

5 months ago
Yellow weather warning issued as high winds and rain expected

Highways officers working to clear the water in the fourth lane near Junction 30 Pic: Highways England The Met Office has issued weather warnings as heavy rain and high winds are expected in the coming days. A yellow warning for rain is in place for Friday (August […]

2 years ago
Preston weather forecast shows the return of rain

Reader Paul McNeil cleverly sheltered in the pub while the rain came down on Friargate After weeks of glorious sunshine, it was inevitable the warm weather was going to end sometime. With low river levels, dried-out gardens and a potential hosepipe ban, some may be […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Warning in place for rain and thunder in Preston

Storm clouds expected over the Docks Pic: Ian Lambert A yellow weather warning has been issued for Preston today. Outbreaks of showery rain may turn torrential and thundery this afternoon. Most places will miss the worst but there is […]

5 years ago
Preston weather warning: Heavy rain forecast across the weekend

Rain over St Marks The Met Office has issued a warning of heavy rain across the majority of the weekend. After a settled Friday, the weather could start at midday on Saturday and continue […]

5 years ago
Preston weather warning: Up to 80mm rainfall as wet weather forecast continues

Rain over St Marks The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for rain in Lancashire. Further spells of heavy rain are likely to affect many parts of Lancashire with a warning of […]

5 years ago
Six reasons why Preston is a great place to be a student

This week saw another batch of A-Level students celebrate (or run away from!) their highly anticipated results, which in turn will welcome a new set of fresh-faced undergraduates to our […]

6 years ago
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