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Preston gran made to feel like a ‘pervert’ by leisure centre staff

News
Specialist investigators are interviewing the suspected victims who worked at the Shiny car wash

Anti-slavery police swoop at Preston car wash

Crime

REVEALED: Stars announced for Preston’s Christmas Concert and Switch On

Arts

It’s safer to drive faster through motorway roadworks say highways bosses

News

Car traders who misled customers trying to return faulty cars to Preston garage are banned from being directors

Crime

Man dragged off street into car and threatened with knife in Penwortham

Crime

Former staff found guilty of swindling university

Crime

City boxer jailed over break ins at home of ex and her new partner

Crime

Flooding and traffic disruption forecast as Storm Brian set to hit this weekend

News

Bishop's fond farewell

Mike Hill

Arsonists set fire to van near Lancaster

Crime
Firefighters used one hose to douse the car blaze

Suspicious blaze at empty Blackpool hotel

Crime
former police officer Jayson Lobo

Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

Crime
The case was heard at Liverpool Crown Court

Former staff found guilty of swindling university

Crime

Abandoned puppy was too ill to survive

News

Anti-slavery police swoop at Preston car wash

Crime

Car traders who misled customers trying to return faulty cars to Preston garage are banned from being directors

Crime

Man dragged off street into car and threatened with knife in Penwortham

Crime
A parked car at Salthill in Galway as Waves crash over the promenade, as Storm Brian hits Ireland with winds of up to 70mph battering coastal areas. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 21, 2017. See PA story WEATHER Brian. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

Floods alert as Storm Brian hits Lancashire

News
View from the base of St Walburges church steeple, looking down on Fylde Junction and the northern exit from Preston station in July 2009. This area was the site of the old Preston steam loco shed which was destroyed by fire in 1961

Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport
Crews were called out to junction 29 for the M65 at around 3.40pm on Thursday, October 18.

Trailer fire causes motorway closure

Transport
The money is designated as a cost recovery fee to reimburse police forces

Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

Transport

Preston roads flooded after heavy rain

Transport

Road closures after building collapses

Transport

Motorcyclist collides with van in Lancaster

Transport

£7m a year battle to fix Lancashire’s potholes

Transport
A parked car at Salthill in Galway as Waves crash over the promenade, as Storm Brian hits Ireland with winds of up to 70mph battering coastal areas. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 21, 2017. See PA story WEATHER Brian. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

Floods alert as Storm Brian hits Lancashire

News
Lenders have been tweaking the rates they are offering upwards in recent weeks

Could your finances withstand rising mortgage rates?

Business
The Leyland PumpKing! Anthony Slater, his mum Elaine and her brother David

Pumpkin picking proves a big hit for Leyland farm

Business
The currently unoccupied 28 Church Street will soon be home to The Cake Box.

Cooking up a storm with The Cake Box

Business

Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport

Some of largest mobile phone providers 'routinely overcharging loyal customers'

Business

Wages not keeping pace with 'spiralling' cost of childcare

Business

Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

Transport
County Hall

Lancashire County Council's £28m cost of care for region's ‘looked-after’ children

News
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn visiting a Lancashire foodbank

Support for plans to tackle holiday hunger

Politics
Cuerden Valley Park

Camera plan to curb Lancashire beauty spot sex acts

Crime
Mayor Peter Ryder will help to set up the new Garstang Town Council Facebook page

Garstang Town Council sign up to Facebook

News

Ex-Garstang Mayor's scouts HQ proposals scrapped

News

Council says it was NOT asked to cremate Moors Murderer's body

Politics

‘Reverse Brexit decision to save UK’

Business

Lancashire MP’s vow over BAE jobs

Politics

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education
Students from Lancaster and Morecambe Colleeg are taking part in the NCS Programme

College’s students prove good citizens

Education

Ask an expert: Why has my husband been so bad tempered and stressed since our baby was born?

Health
St Pauls Surgery, Deepdale, was rated inadequate by the Care Quality Commission.

Surgery to shut after poor report

News
Most still feel youthful because they have a positive outlook on life

Brits are not officially 'over the hill' until the age of 83

Health
Joanne Tinning

Preston ball raises thousands for Breast Cancer Now

News
Public Health England (PHE) has issued advice

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health
A parked car at Salthill in Galway as Waves crash over the promenade, as Storm Brian hits Ireland with winds of up to 70mph battering coastal areas. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 21, 2017. See PA story WEATHER Brian. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

Floods alert as Storm Brian hits Lancashire

News

Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
The scout and guide hut in Kepple Lane, Garstang

Ex-Garstang Mayor's scouts HQ proposals scrapped

News

Dogs on the catwalk for Homeless Hounds

News
Do you look after your car?

11 top tips to get your car ready for its MoT

News
Waves crashing against Blackpool promenade

What are spring tides, and why do we have them?

News 1
Over the weekend, the meteoroids from Halley's Comet will strike Earth's atmosphere

Shooting stars forecast as Earth passes though Halley's Comet debris

Offbeat 1
Sainsburys slash toy prices by as much as half

Sainsbury’s slash toy prices by as much as half

Business
Elaine Livesey-Fassel

I quit Hollywood over sleazy behaviour

Opinion
A 1930s Bakelite telephone

Old telephones can be worth a pretty penny

Nostalgia
The widow Holland spent some time in the Preston Union Workhouse

Judge brands back-street abortion woman "wicked and loathsome"

Nostalgia
The girls - and nuns - of Bad Habits, Holy Orders

Bad Habits, Holy Orders - party girls turn to God in an unexpected delight

TV