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Private members club in Fishwick faces licensing wrangle

A private members club faces objections from Lancashire Police as it applies for an amended alcohol licence. The Club Ramblers, formers Fishwick Rambers Working Men’s Club, wants to be able to serve booze until 1am Monday to Thursday and 1.30am on Friday and Saturdays. Preston City Council says it received an application for a premises licence from agents acting on behalf of Tracy Bamber. It […]

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Preston man is banned from drinking in public for three years

A 54-year-old man will see his face plastered across shops and businesses windows in Ribbleton, Fulwood and Brookfield. Albert Hamill is now banned from drinking alcohol in public after being handed a three year ASBO. The banning order covers Fulwood, Brookfield and Ribbleton. He is also banned from the grounds of Royal Preston Hospital. Hamill, of no fixed address, was continually drunk, offensive and aggressive […]

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Man in court accused of murdering former Preston UCLan student

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a former UCLan student. Cherylee Sheenan, 40, died of several stab wounds caused by a knife, a post mortem on Tuesday found. The victim, who studied Forensic Science at UCLan in 2009, was attacked on Monday 17 March. Paul O’Hara, the defendant, has been charged with the murder of Ms Sheenan. He is also […]

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Preston man goes on the run after breaching prison licence

A prisoner who has breached his licence is wanted by police about a drugs supply offence. James Thomas Halsall, 31, has links throughout the Preston area. Also known as Carlos Robinson police believe he could have left the country. Halsall is described as 5’10″ with short dark brown hair. He has a roman numerals tattoo up his innder arm and an England badge on his […]

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Man arrested after pensioner has jewellery stolen from Ashton home

Police have arrested a 34-year-old man from Preston on suspicion of a burglary. An elderly lady in Ashton had thousands of pounds worth of jewellery and valuables taken in the incident. The 91-year-old woman was the victim of a burglary in late February. She was in her home on Cottam Lane on the evening of Friday 28 February when she discovered a bedroom window was […]

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Police arrest suspect in Cottam schoolgirl assualt

Lancashire Police want to update the public about recent events in Cottam, where a young girl was approached by a male. A man assaulted a 13-year-old girl who he approached from behind and pushed to the ground as she walked home in Cottam. The schoolgirl was walking along a path through parkland and recreational ground between Tom Benson Way and Cottam Green back in February. […]

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