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Preston KFC may lose 5-star rating after inspection

Business
Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

Crime
County Hall at Preston

Lancashire County Council ends contract with Preston care agency

Health

Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain

Offbeat

Doors shut at luxury outlet John Preston's Pools

Business

LEASEHOLD SCANDAL: ‘This is all one great racket for making more money’

Business

Outbreaks of deadly disease confirmed at Lancashire fishery sites

Business

Target date for opening of new Preston Market announced

Business

Bishop's fond farewell

Lisa Marie Millward

Preston woman defrauded vulnerable elderly lady out of £15k

Crime
Elliot Jones, from North Shore, was due to appear at Preston Crown Court on August 3

Blackpool man accused of rape is found

Crime
Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

Crime
Police are appealing for information after a 13-year-old went missing from Longridge

Girl, 13, missing from Longridge found safe

Longridge

Missing man has links to Blackpool and Preston

News
Stephen Allen, 37, of Warrington Road, Prescot, was sentenced to six years and nine months in prison after pleading guilty to possessing the class A drug.

£70,000 of cocaine found in secret compartment of van on M55

News
One engine from Preston attended the scene and used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Investigation after suspicious fire in Preston

Crime

68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

Crime

Man is recalled to prison after Jo and Cass burglary

Crime

Keep your property locked and secure

Crime

Lead thief targets historic Arkwright House

News
Emergency services were called out to the crash on Anchorsholme Lane

Road blocked in Anchorsholme after two-car crash

Transport
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Food and Drink
CliffCatterall,from Penworthamwas driving from a job at Manchester Airportwhen his BMW 7 series began to suffer from a mechanical failure.

Penwortham man thanks drivers who rescued him from motorway ordeal

Transport

Delays after crash between lorry and bus in Cottam

Transport

Lorry overturns at junction 40 on M6

Transport

New look for cafe and bar at Preston station

Business

Long recovery road for injured Declan

Transport
General manager Daniel Rich at the Barton Grange Hotel

Bosses at Barton Grange unveil results of £250,000 investment

News
Inspectors were called in after they received a number of complaints

Preston KFC may lose 5-star rating after inspection

Business
Homeowner Laura Tomlinson, partner Andrew Seed and dog Lexie

LEASEHOLD SCANDAL: ‘This is all one great racket for making more money’

Business
The affected fish at Cleverley Bridge in Forton

Outbreaks of deadly disease confirmed at Lancashire fishery sites

Business

Target date for opening of new Preston Market announced

Business
An F-35 Lightning practising ramp take-offs ready for its use on the Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier

Major F-35 milestone passed by Fylde aircraft maker

Business

Drilling starts at fracking site and firm launches £100,000 community fund

Business

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat

Doors shut at luxury outlet John Preston's Pools

Business

Women in Lancashire earn up to 27% less than men for same job

News
Landlady Marilyn McDonnell is giving the Sumpter Horse a final farewell

Final festive farewell for Sumpter Horse Inn

Penwortham
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn meets people in Morecambe during visit

News

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

North West
Councillor Jade Morgan with step dad Coun Martyn Rawlinson

Preston's youngest councillor to start degree at Lancaster University

Preston

Former county hall Liberal leader dies

News

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

News

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment

New consultation on Cuerden

News
Councillor Jade Morgan with step dad Coun Martyn Rawlinson

Preston's youngest councillor to start degree at Lancaster University

Preston

Lancashire A-Level results: Heysham High School

Education
LEP  - A LEVEL RESULTS DAY (MOCK UP) 16-08-17
Students from Runshaw College, Leyland, open their results for A Level exams - students from the Chorley area, from left, Nadia Hallwood, Leon Hewitt, Jasmine Price, Rebecca Hampton, Thomas Holmes and Ciaran Davies.

Lancashire A-Level results: Runshaw College

Education

Lancashire County Council ends contract with Preston care agency

Health
Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Rosemere Cancer Foundation's chief officer takes on mega walk for anniversary appeal

News
BAE Systems employees, Lee Bowen, Toby Macneil, Ryan Harris, Jonathan Hubbert, and Max Brace pictured half way through their 200 mile charity bike ride outside Combat Stresss Audley facility in Shropshire

BAE Systems staff cycle 200 miles to Preston in aid of Combat Stress

News
Preston New Road site land owners, Rosalyn, left, Andrew, Pam and Allan (seated) Wensley start the drilling rig, with Cuadrilla driller Thorsten Strathmann

Drilling starts at fracking site and firm launches £100,000 community fund

Business
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
An action packed programme of events has been lined up for the fundraiser from aJust For Fun Dog Show to sports and games to picnic in the park.

Family fun day on Conway Park

News
Associate development director at FI Real Estate Management Mark Adams with plans for the Botany Bay development

Plans for hotel at luxury shopping village in Chorley

News

New app forces kids to reply to parents’ texts

Offbeat
Seven-year-old Julian Cadman became separated from his mother (Jom) during the attack on the Ramblas.

British grandfather in search for missing 7-year-old after Barcelona attack

Offbeat

Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain

Offbeat 7
The lucky applicant will earn 28,000

Become a sex toy reviewer and net a £28,000 salary and unlimited holidays

Offbeat
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Kerby wins every time ...

Opinion
Guy Cookson

Old tech in a modern world

Opinion

EU bigwigs are ‘raking it in’

Opinion

Queuing can be the cue for appalling behaviour

Opinion