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Local Rotary Club to collect Christmas trees in Ribble Valley and North Preston

What's your plan for when the festive fun ends and you need to ditch the Christmas Tree? Pic: Serge A local Rotary Club has organised a tree collection service to raise funds for local charities over the festive period. Between 8 and 9 January, The Rotary Club of Longridge […]

5 months ago
Preston residents benefit as BAE Systems donates £150,000 to local food banks

Aerospace firm BAE Systems has donated £150,000 to food banks serving over 40 communities. The company donated £45,000 to five food banks in the North West, including Blackburn Foodbank, Fylde […]

5 months ago
Longridge primary school receives honey dipper donation from local developer

A developer has donated wooden honey dippers to Barnacre Road Primary School to encourage its students to learn about wildlife. Barnacre Road Primary School, located near Barratt Homes’ Bowland Meadow […]

9 months ago
Preston woman suffers ‘serious injuries’ after BMW overturns in Ribble Valley crash

Longsight Road, the A59, was closed for nearly seven hours as police investigated the crash Pic: Google A woman from Preston is in hospital with serious chest, face and finger injuries after a crash in the Ribble Valley. The 23-year-old was a passenger in a black BMW […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Things to do in Preston this May Bank Holiday Weekend

The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market It’s nearly time for Bank Holiday Weekend to begin and we’ve collected together a range of events around the city to help you […]

4 years ago
Ribble Valley MP brands idea to move Fishwick out of Preston as a “glaring anomaly”

The proposition to move Fishwick out of the Preston constituency and into the Ribble Valley is a “glaring anomaly”, according to Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans. Speaking at today’s Boundary […]

11 years ago
Elderly couple tell of their ordeal as police tackle rogue traders

Rogue traders and doorstep sellers across Lancashire were targeted in a national day of action yesterday. The day, which police forces and trading standards took part in, comes as part […]

11 years ago
Crime Roundup 16/09/11 – Police investigate a ‘flasher’ in Penwortham

police tape Lancashire police are appealing for information following a number of “flashing” incidents at a park in Penwortham. In June and July police received four reports of a naked man who […]

11 years ago
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