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Cyclist taken to hospital after Cadley Causeway collision

A section of Cadley Causeway was closed on Friday evening Pic: Google A cyclist was taken to hospital after a collision in Fulwood on Friday evening. Preston Police closed Cadley Causeway shortly after 9pm between Mill Lane and Woodplumpton Road. A car […]

4 weeks ago
Elderly woman in hospital after falling over on Preston Bus service

The woman was travelling on a double-decker service through Fulwood Pic: Ian Simpson An elderly woman is being treated in hospital after being injured while travelling on a bus in Preston. Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident on a Preston Bus […]

4 weeks ago
Preston is officially the wettest city in England

rain preston Preston is officially the wettest city in England, according to data gathered by the Met Office and Statista. Our city enjoys 103.36cm of rain on average per year, making it […]

4 weeks ago
Outraged fans start petition to give Linda Moon a lifetime ban from PNE

Linda Moon with PNE striker Kevin Davies Outraged football fans have started an online petition to ban Linda Moon from Preston North End for life. Moon made national news when she apologised for lying about having terminal […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Storage Hunters episode in Preston set to air on Dave

Storage Hunters star An episode of Storage Hunters set in Preston will air on June 16. Treasures found in a Fishwick storage area will be revealed by stars Jesse McClure and Sean Kelly. […]

1 month ago
Preston Docks flats face rejection due to railway line fears

Architects drawing of the proposed flats viewed from the River Ribble Fears about a lack of parking and the closeness to a railway line has put the brakes on plans for new flats at Preston Docks. Oceanwave Estates want to create […]

1 month ago
Man wanted after leaving Wetherspoons without paying bill

spoons3-crop A man who left Wetherspoons without paying his bill is being sought by police in Preston. The man, pictured, and three friends ordered food and drink at The Greyfriar in […]

1 month ago
Puppeteer attacked in Preston city centre

puppeteercrop Police in Preston have released an image of a man wanted in connection with an assault on a puppeteer in the city centre. A show was being performed on Monday […]

1 month ago
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