Late-night Preston trains see increased police presence

Daniele Baron's picture of the station triggered many other Blog Preston readers to send in their pictures on Tuesday Police were out in force on Friday night on train services through Preston. British Transport Police are running monthly days of action where they will patrol late-night services. Special Constables […]

6 months ago
County-wide sports competition Lancashire School Games launched at Ashton-on-Ribble school

Ben, 11, with Peter Dodding of SPAR and Maddie, 10 A Preston school has signalled the launch of this year’s SPAR Lancashire School Games. St Andrew’s Church of England primary school in Ashton-on-Ribble held the opening event of the sports […]

6 months ago
Snow and ice warning: Preston and Lancashire sees Met Office weather warning issued through until Tuesday

snow on cars in preston Prestonians have been told to brace themselves for sleet, heavy rain and snow as temperatures plummet. The Met Office is advising motorists to take care as the weather takes a […]

6 months ago
Fishergate roadworks: Trees to be cut down as work continues

The new look Fishergate Trees on two main city streets are being hacked down as part of a major roadworks project. Lancashire County Council says removing the trees from Fishergate and Church Street will […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pensioner taken to hospital after Goosnargh smash

police A pensioner was left in hospital with a fractured sternum after a crash in Goosnargh. Lancashire Police are appealing for information after a car collided with a van on Tuesday. […]

6 months ago
Nostalgic 1980’s Preston revealed in pictures (part 2)

Church Street-Fishergate, Preston October 1988   We had such a fantastic response to the 80’s pictures from last weeks posting we are pleased to say that this series continues with yet another batch of pictures from the 80’s archive, […]

6 months ago
Classic ghost stories to be performed at The New Continental

parry Two classic ghost stories will be performed at The New Continental. This spooky event will send shivers down the spines of Prestonians on Thursday, March 5. The two classic stories, […]

6 months ago
‘Clothes are not Consent’ Protesters to Walk Through Preston in March

Image1 Clothes are not Consent marches have been taking place all over the world and on March 7th, one of these famous walks will be taking place in Preston City  centre. Purposefully […]

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