Preston from above: Haslam Park drone pictures give great views of Fulwood and the Docks

11950301_10153607155503236_5068363175188474302_o Up and away in Haslam Park to get a very different view of Preston’s skyline and across into Fulwood. Nicola Martin sent her drone up on a clear and crisp […]

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Sculpture made of Special Brew cans highlights plight of city homeless

Sitting on a bench by the Lancaster Canal A budding Preston artist is taking his battle with alcohol and depression onto the streets of the city. Simon Peter Botterill has created a sculpture of a man out of […]

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Owner of former Costcutter shop hands back alcohol and cigarette licence

The Cost Cutter shop stands on the corner of Ribbleton Lane and Skeffington Lane Pic: Google A former Costcutter shop in Ribbleton will continue to trade after its owner surrendered his licence. Mr Ali Soran, who took over running the shop in June, was facing a […]

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New UCLan temporary car park at Preston campus due for approval

The former Goss printers site could solve UCLan's parking troubles Pic: Tony Worrall More than 200 extra parking spaces are due to be created on the Preston campus of the University of Central Lancashire. What was part of the Goss printing site off […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham Plan outlines which buildings should be protected and how town can develop

Rawsthorne Road is identified as one of the conservation areas in the town Pic: thepracticalsurveyor Fourteen buildings in Penwortham look set for special protection by its local authority. The Penwortham Local Plan is being prepared to outline how development in the area should be treated. […]

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CCTV pictures released after thefts from laundrettes in Fulwood

CCTV pictures released by Preston Police of two men they would like to speak to Two men are being hunted by police after a number of thefts at a laundrette in Fulwood. Preston Police say the Clean Street Laundrette in Garstang Road has been targeted […]

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Tang restaurant late licence: Date set for decision on 5am opening

Tang KTV A Chinese restaurant faces dozens of objections from nearby residents as it awaits to find out whether it can open later. Tang KTV in Fylde Road has applied to host […]

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Ribbleton couple charged after baby taken to hospital

police Two people have been charged with causing harm to an eight week old baby. Preston Police launched an investigation after a baby girl was taken to Royal Preston Hospital in […]

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