In Full

News in Full

Saffie Roussos Funeral

The funeral of the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena terror attack Saffie Roussos is being held today (Wednesday, July 26, 2017).
News
Residents on Horseshoe Drive were targeted by thieves

CRIME ALERT: Thefts in Buckshaw Village

Police are warning residents of Buckshaw Village to lock up their property following a crime spike in the area.
Crime
Get out of one's way

More than 100,000 over-90's still hold driving licences

More than 100,000 people aged 90 or over still hold driving licences, figures from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) show.
Offbeat
Royal College of Nursing say that people are not joining the profession and many are leaving.

Lancashire nurses to protest pay cap

As part of the Royal College of Nursing’s 'Summer of Protest', Lancashire branch activists and members are holding a series of events to support the pay campaign.
Health
Crews were called to the scene last night

Arson investigation after car fire in Preston

An investigation is underway after a fire crew was called to a suspicious car fire yesterday evening, say fire services.
Crime
Two crews attended the fire on Morecambe Road Pic: Janet Lawson

UPDATE: Crews battle bus fire

Two fire engines from Morecambe and Lancaster were called out to Morecambe Road following reports of "black smoke" coming from the engine compartment of the bus, say fire crews.
Transport
The people of Tarleton will pay their own tribute to Saffie Roussos

Local service for Saffie Roussos will be held in Tarleton

The people of Tarleton will pay their own tribute to the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena bombing, eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos.

Your lancashire
A 255 million fund is expected to be unveiled to help councils speed up local measures to deal with pollution

New petrol and diesel vehicles to be banned from 2040

New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned from 2040 as part of efforts to tackle air pollution, the Government is expected to announce.

Offbeat

Residents in Chorley highlight issues on live police FB chat

A live question and answer session with Chorley’s police has revealed the town’s fears for the area.

Crime
Four campaigners are locked on in both sides of the carrigeway between Fracking site and Westby Road.

Delays after lock-on protest at Cuadrilla

A contraflow has been put in place outside the Cuadrilla fracking site this morning following a lock-on protest, say police.
Environment
Police would like to speak to this man in connection with their enquiries

CCTV APPEAL: Purse theft at Preston Aldi

A CCTV appeal has been launched after a purse was stolen at a supermarket in Preston.

Crime
Nicholas Howard, of Wray Crescent, Leyland, flouted his sexual offence prevention order just six weeks after being given a suspended jail sentence

Disgraced ex-nurse jailed for breach

A mental health nurse who was struck off for possessing indecent images of children and animals has been jailed after breaching his court order for a third time.
Crime
Saffie Rose Roussos

Saffie Roussos Funeral: Farewell to ‘a beautiful little girl’

The funeral of the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena terror attack Saffie Roussos takes place today.

Chorley
Saffie Rose Roussos

Saffie Roussos Funeral: Her life and legacy

As the funeral of the youngest victim of the Manchester terror attack takes place, Megan Titley looks at Saffie Roussos’ life and legacy.

News
Jacob Gray, 23 is learning to walk after having both legs ampulated after meningitis and septicemia

Jacob’s warning: My ‘cold’ left me on the brink of death

When fit, healthy outdoors enthusiast Jacob Gray began to feel ill, he thought he just had a bad cold.

Health
Gerald Henderson, pictured when Editor of Farmers Guardian

Farewell to former Farmers Guardian editor Gerald Henderson

The former editor of national newspaper Farmers Guardian, Gerald Henderson, has died aged 86.

News
Golden boy Will Fothergill, 12, from Chorley floating after jump-tastic success

Golden boy Will Fothergill, 12, from Chorley floating after jump-tastic success

A 12 year old has reached the heady heights of trampolining success after coming out on top in the national championships.

News
Train chaos in Lancashire after fatality

Train chaos in Lancashire after fatality

Major train disruption was reported in Lancashire tonight after a person was killed on the tracks.

News
Village memorial torn down by landlords the day before Saffie Roussos funeral

Terror attack girls’ memorial to be put back

A land agent has agreed to restore a joint memorial to two young girls killed in the Manchester terror attack.

News
The Scomadi Scooter Festival

Scomadi Scooter Festival in Whittingham

Scooter enthusiasts are invited to a two-day festival this weekend.

News
Load more