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Man found hanged in Preston park identified

Crime
One man has been charged in connection with the stabbing while the police investigation into the wider disorder remains on-going.

Man stabbed in large group fight involving baseball bats, bricks and weapons in Lancashire

Crime

CCTV APPEAL: 'Robbery' in Preston city centre

Crime
Ellen Higginbottom

Inquest opens into Ellen’s tragic death

North West

Preston’s Harris misses out on £10m but wins £900k funding

Preston

REVEALED: Behind the scenes at a Preston 'crime scene house'

Education

Man found hanging in park

News

BREAKING: Lancaster businessman and Preston dad-of-seven sentenced for roles in £12.6m fraud targeting NHS and government

Crime

Faecal bacteria discovered in ice at three coffee chains, BBC's Watchdog finds

Regional

Viewpoint: Muslim faith at the heart of Preston life

Chief Constable Steve Finnigan is retiring from Lancashire after more than 12 years at the helm and 41 years as a police officer.

Last day for Lancashire Chief Constable

Crime
Preston Station

Passenger hate crime reports on Lancashire's train network trigger campaign

Crime
John Williamson missing since Monday

Man found hanged in Preston park identified

Crime
One man has been charged in connection with the stabbing while the police investigation into the wider disorder remains on-going.

Man stabbed in large group fight involving baseball bats, bricks and weapons in Lancashire

Crime
Magistrates' Court

Paedophile breached order by talking to boy, nine, in Chorley

Crime

CCTV APPEAL: 'Robbery' in Preston city centre

Crime

How Lancashire officers police the internet

Crime

Three arrested after 'stolen' car pursued through Preston

Crime

New role for retiring Chief Constable Finnigan

News

BREAKING: Lancaster businessman and Preston dad-of-seven sentenced for roles in £12.6m fraud targeting NHS and government

Crime

Gang which flooded Blackpool with heroin and crack cocaine jailed for 66 years

Crime
Drivers are being warned of diversion that will be put in place

South Ribble drivers warned of diversions this summer

Transport
Police are asking drivers to avoid the area

Road blocked in Bispham after crash

Transport
Northern Rail services will be hit by strike action

Union announces fresh strike action on Lancashire rail services

Transport
Police were called following reports of a collision on Cottam Way close to the junction with Canberra Lane.

APPEAL: Collision with cyclist in Preston

Transport

Delays after two car smash on M61

Transport

Companies in bid to run West Coast Mainline announced

Transport

Guild Wheel’s Peter in call for ‘respect’

Crime

Rivals slug it out to take over Blackpool to London rail route

News
Drivers are being warned of diversion that will be put in place

South Ribble drivers warned of diversions this summer

Transport
The number of zero hours and agency contracted workers has doubled in the North West since 2011, according to the GMB union.

Number of zero hours workers doubles in north west

Business
A view inside the  �2.3M Training and Simulation Integration Facility (TSIF) at Warton,which has been developed in collaboration with F1 Williams Advanced Engineering and contains simulation capabilities for multiple aircraft types including BAE Systems Hawk, Typhoon

Gamer technology helps BAE train the next generation in Lancashire

Business
Preston's Harris Museum

Preston museum's major funding boost

News
The Keyfold Farm site plans

Housing bid on Preston farm site rejected

News
Botany Bay in Chorley

Luxury shopping village plan for Botany Bay site

Business
An artist's impression of the training ground's main building

PNE petition to be presented before council meeting

News

Family ties at Preston firm Kick-Ass Donkey

News

Union announces fresh strike action on Lancashire rail services

Transport

New entrance part of Preston station revamp

News

Flats plan for former Preston sorting office

News
Preston's Harris Museum

Preston’s Harris misses out on £10m but wins £900k funding

Preston

City on parade to celebrate Armed Forces Day

Preston
Motorist continue to ignore the new bus lane on Fishergate, Preston. Picture by Paul Heyes, Saturday November 05, 2016.

£8m to ease Preston jams partially caused by Fishergate scheme

News
Photo: David Hurst
Leyland Leisure Centre

Thousands back call to save centre

Leyland

Preston Council hits saving targets

News

More hold-ups for Lancashire motorists as Broughton by-pass delayed

News

REVEALED: Behind the scenes at a Preston 'crime scene house'

Education
Clean-up operation at Farington Lodges after thousands of dead fish were found

Lodges could include schools’ dipping pond

News
Media Factory at UCLan

Gold mark for Lancashire’s `high quality’ universities

Education

GP practices set for £6m move to new ‘state-of-the-art’ building

Health
Molly ties a yellow ribbon in memory of her Nana Kathy Crook.

Tying a yellow ribbon for love

News
Lyndsey French, of Bamber Bridge, presents a cheque for 1,390 to Emma Jacovelli at St Catherine's Hospice

Great North Swim in aid of St Catherine's Hospice

News
Gavin Preston is collecting unwanted clothes from members of his slimming group to raise funds for Cancer Research UK

Slimming World in Preston donated unwanted clothing to Cancer Research UK

News
The lamp-posts on Church Street have been removed

Motorist causes damage in Preston city centre

News
Tony Lewis is looking for residents to help with the gardening in Winckley Square

Gardeners wanted to tidy Preston’s Winckley Square

Environment
Motorist continue to ignore the new bus lane on Fishergate, Preston. Picture by Paul Heyes, Saturday November 05, 2016.

£8m to ease Preston jams partially caused by Fishergate scheme

News
Photo by Ian Robinson

Funds will be invested back into Croston’s community initiatives

News

Rochdale drama Three Girls most-watched iPlayer show in May

Offbeat
BT received the most customer complaints for its broadband and pay TV services

BT tops complaints table for broadband and pay TV customers

Offbeat
Counsellors said they had run more than 2,500 sessions in the last three years

Children seeking counselling after being branded 'terrorists'

Offbeat
Waitrose undated handout photo of their chocolate mince pie as the supermarket has kicked off the annual mid-summer battle of the Christmas food offerings with a delicacy sure to divide festive purists

Forget summer barbecues - Waitrose has just unveiled a chocolate mince pie

Offbeat
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Harry is no prince of wails

Opinion
1995 library filer of Chris Moncrieff. Photo by Peter Smith/PA

Corbyn underlines age divide

Opinion

Being competent not brilliant

Opinion
Mukhtar Master addressing a vigil on Preston's Flag Market in support of the victims of the Manchester bombing

Viewpoint: Muslim faith at the heart of Preston life

News