United Utilities boil water warning enters a second week

Water is not safe for drinking or cleaning your teeth with Pic: Mark Lee A warning for Prestonians to boil their water before drinking has entered a second week. United Utilities has said it “cannot take any risks with public health” and is continuing […]

3 weeks ago
Larches police door knock rumour warning issued

police Police have issued a notice following social media reports of doors being knocked on by people in Larches claiming to be police officers. Preston Police’s Larches and Savick neighbourhood policing […]

3 weeks ago
Frack on: Government calls urging fast-track fracking incite anger from environmentalists

Anti-Fracking demonstrators from across the UK gather in Preston the headquarters of Lancashire County Council. Councillors are debating whether to give the go-ahead to two applications to Frack in the County by energy firm Caudrilla Environmental campaigners in Preston have reacted angrily to the suggestion from the government that fracking applications should be fast-tracked. Energy and climate change secretary Amber Rudd has drawn criticism after […]

3 weeks ago
Virgin Trains to upgrade staff facilities at Preston Railway Station

Plans have been lodged for work at Preston Station Pic: Tony Worrall Work at Preston Railway Station is due to improve conditions for staff working there. Virgin Trains has applied to upgrade the staff toilets and the behind the scenes area for […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement United Utilities boil water warning to remain in force until Friday

Tap water is not safe to drink Pic: Olly Clarke United Utilities warning to boil water before drinking because of cryptosporidium fears is to remain in force until Friday. The water firm says although the water network has far reduced […]

3 weeks ago
Oasis Social Club to roll into Preston city centre

Outside Preston Bus Station Pic: Ashley Hardman A pop up art installation is coming to Preston city centre during the coming days. The Oasis Social Club is touring the North and makes a stop in Preston. The […]

3 weeks ago
Four boys hunted by police after Preston city centre bike thefts

bike-thefts Police are appealing to find a group of four boys seen stealing bikes outside a shop in Friargate. Two bikes were taken from outside the Footlocker shop in Preston city […]

3 weeks ago
Deepdale Shopping Park could have a new kids playground

How the proposed playground may look A major retail park in Preston is set to get a childrens playground. Deepdale Shopping Park’s owners have applied for planning permission to build a playground near the Eastern end […]

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