Lane shut on Ringway as fire crews called to Preston city centre block

Emergency services on the scene at Victoria House Pic: Blog Preston A lane has been shut on Ringway as emergency services deal with ‘dangerous glass’ in a city centre office block. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Victoria House […]

2 weeks ago
Emergency services on Ringway after woman hit by car

Emergency services at the scene in Ringway Pic: Blog Preston Ringway in Preston city centre was closed after a woman was hit by a car. Preston Police and emergency services attended the scene around 1pm on Friday (15 March). A […]

3 months ago
Man found unconscious in Penny Street car park

Penny Street car park The man in his 30s was found at the car park near to Preston city centre on Saturday evening.

8 months ago
Ringway, North Road and Lancaster Road roadworks planned

Overnight Ringway closures A section of Ringway through Preston city centre is due to be closed overnight for resurfacing. Lancashire County Council is preparing to carry out the works on the stretch between […]

10 months ago
Vyne in Friargate blames roadworks for closure

A Preston city centre bar and restaurant is temporarily closing just three months after opening. Vyne Bar and Kitchen in Friargate says the current roadworks taking place in the road […]

12 months ago
Preston in 1973: Guild Hall opens, Led Zeppelin banned

The junction of Friargate and Ringway in 1973 Pic: Preston Digital Archive Fifty years ago the country was undergoing an upheaval that was worse than today. There was a double energy crisis with an oil embargo from the Arab nations, such as […]

1 year ago
New traffic rules planned for two Preston city centre junctions

The Initiative is New plans which aim to improve road safety and keep traffic moving at key locations across the county were approved at a Cabinet meeting on Thursday 1 December. The initiative […]

1 year ago
Latest Ringway closure announced

Ringway at the junction with North Road Pic: Google The latest closure on Ringway has been announced. From 6pm today (Sunday 13 November), the Western section of Ringway will be closed from North Road to Corporation Street. Pedestrian access […]

2 years ago
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