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Preston police renew appeal for man wanted in connection with rape allegations

Preston Police have launched a renewed appeal for information to find wanted man Michael Foster. Foster, 37, of Hodder Brook, Ribbleton, is wanted by police in connection with an allegation […]

7 months ago
Drugs raid in St Matthews sees two people arrested

Two men have been arrested and are awaiting questioning. Two people have been arrested following a drugs raid in St Matthews yesterday. Preston Neighbourhood task force attended two addresses in the area, finding a large amount of cannabis in […]

1 year ago
Financial advice roadshow returns to St Matthews

Money Matters Roadshow returns to the St Matthew’s Ward. The Citizenzone bus will be at Acregate Club and Ribble Lodge car parks to help local residents with money advice. They […]

7 years ago
A brief history of the former India Mill on New Hall Lane, Preston

As the planning approval application for the Mulbury Homes building project has now been accepted, it spurred us on to looking into the history of the former India Mill which […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Notable people of Preston: Sydney Knowles BEM, a Preston born hero

Part one: Sydney’s early life in Preston Sydney Knowles was one of a handful of men to occupy a unique place in naval history for his daring deeds, during and […]

8 years ago
Women invited to help develop Fishwick and St Matthews plan

A meeting for women to help decide the future of the Fishwick and St Matthews area will take place in February. From 12.30pm to 3pm on Thursday 14 February there […]

9 years ago
St Matthews ward gets dedicated crime-fighting meeting

st matthews mission Police in Preston will be hosting a new meeting to help fight crime in the St Matthews area of the city. The Police and Communities Together meeting, or PACT as […]

10 years ago
Community unhappy over plans for affordable homes in St Matthew’s

A controversial housing development in one of the most densely populated areas of Preston looks set to be given the nod by councillors. Community Gateway are seeking to build 20 […]

10 years ago
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