Two men arrested after chase including swim in canal

Police issued an image of the stolen vehicle. Credit: Preston Police Police arrested two men this afternoon (July 18) after they were caught in a stolen vehicle. The incident happened […]

3 years ago
Three people jailed for robbing a pregnant woman in Savick

Left to right clockwise: Philip Kent, Donna Walton and Roy Walker Two men and a woman have been jailed for a total of 11 years after they targeted a pregnant woman pushing a pram in a street robbery in Preston. Rachel […]

5 years ago
Police make arrest after manhunt in Lea and Savick

Police have confirmed a wanted man was arrested in Lea on Sunday morning. A Preston police officer said the man was wanted on recall to prison and in relation to […]

6 years ago
Police presence in West of Preston for wanted persons search

A police search has been carried out in the West of the city. Members of the public reported seeing up to eight police cars, police dogs and the helicopter deployed […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Improvement work to paths at Barley Pit in Savick

Volunteers clean up a popular local fishing spot in Preston. Thanks to the hard work of local volunteers and a conservation group paths leading up to and around Barley Pit […]

6 years ago
Improvement work at Barley Pit in Savick

Anglers using Barley Pit in the Savick area will be pleased to hear that work has been ordered for all the pegs/platforms to be improved using recycled plastic, and covered […]

7 years ago
RSPCA Inspectors investigate reports of animal poisoning in Savick

RSPCA Inspectors are investigating whether cats and dogs in Preston have been poisoned. The Preston and District RSPCA has posted on its Facebook group on Friday evening to let members […]

7 years ago
Preston fire crew attacked in city

A scene took place last night at Birkdale Drive on the Savick estate in Preston that brings shame on the city At about 9.46 pm, a small groups of youths […]

8 years ago
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