A582 roadworks: Brown Hare pub legal wrangle resolved as dual carriageway works resume

The Brown Hare's beer garden has been a sticking point in the A582 plans Roadworks on the A582 in Penwortham are set to resume after a legal wrangle about a pub beer garden was resolved. The Brown Hare pub was due to lose part […]

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Demolition of former Goss printing press site begins

Onlookers gather to see the Goss demolition Pic: Richard Richmond What was part of the Goss printing press site in Preston has been demolished. Giant cranes and diggers were in Greenbank Street close to the University throughout Sunday to rip […]

2 weeks ago
Preston pensioner has purse stolen while shopping in discount shop

cam16-20150909-165448_299x245 A woman is wanted by Preston Police after a pensioner had her purse swiped in a city centre discount store. While an 82-year-old woman was loading her shopping into a […]

2 weeks ago
Tech fan Maggie Philbin to open new Preston College science building

steambuilding2new Preston College’s new technology centre is to be officially opened by technology presenter Maggie Philbin. The BBC Bang Goes the Theory host is to unveil the iSTEM building at the […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Calais Action in Preston: Friargate cafe becomes drop off centre to help refugees

calais-donate-logo Volunteers in Preston have banded together to set up an action group to help refugees in camps across Europe. More than 20 people attended the first meeting of the Preston […]

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New Hall Lane revamp: Date set for initial decision by Lancashire County Council

Artists impression of the new look New Hall Lane The next step in New Hall Lane’s proposed £1million revamp has been set. Lancashire County Council is preparing to pump money into the road – often branded an eyesore – […]

3 weeks ago
Shelby Maher missing: Can you help find Deepdale teenager?

Shelby Maher Update from Lancashire Police. Shelby was found safe and well on Tuesday morning. A Deepdale teenager has not been seen since Saturday as police grow concerned about her safety. Shelby […]

3 weeks ago
Historical finds as Friargate gin bar Plau’s renovation continues

The original canopy being tested on Plau An original canopy from the early 20th century is among the finds by the owners of a new gin bar in Preston. Plau is due to open in early 2016 […]

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