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KPMG decides to close down Preston office

Business
Ambulances queueing at Preston Hospital

Chaos as ambulances forced to divert away from Chorley A&E at night

Health
a 15-year-old boy has been charged

Two teenage boys, 15, charged with city-centre stabbing

Crime
Surviving degus found at Grasmere Road. John Gosnell, 72, has received a lifetime ban on keeping animals. Picture from RSPCA

Blackpool man left 74 animals to starve

Crime

YELLOW WARNING: Met office issue rain warning for Lancashire

News

SCAM ALERT: Police warning after £5k internet scam

Crime

Council tax raised again in Preston as budget set

News

MISSING: Woman last seen in Preston city centre

Preston
Storm Doris hits the streets of Preston

Storm Doris causes havoc across Lancashire

News

It’s the age of online activists

Blaise Tapp
Photo Ian Robinson
Preston landmarks
Preston bus station

Toilets and subways to close at bus station

Preston
The accident happened at around 9.50am at the junction of Button Street and Inglewhite Road.

Road closed in Longridge after two-vehicle smash

Transport
Lane closures are still in place this morning.

Motorway closure after serious accident on M6 at junction 35

Transport
The fast lane of the M65 was  blocked this morning after a car crashed into the central reservation at junction eight.

Motorway blocked after rush hour collision

News
Fishergate tribunal adjudicator, Stephen Knapp, takes a look at the signage

Don’t expect your money back Fishergate fine drivers told

Preston
Fishergate towards Debenhams

UPDATE: Two weeks for a decision on future of Fishergate bus lanes

Transport
Drivers have suffered delays due to roadworks on Eastway

Preston rated one of the most congested cities in UK

Transport

Delays on M6 Northbound after accident blocks lane

Transport

Lane closed on M6 Northbound after two car-crash

Transport

Broken down horse trailer temporarily shuts M6

Transport
Four men from Preston who staged an armed robbery have been jailed today. Terry Yarwood , 36, of Trafford Street, was sentenced to two years four months imprisonment.

Four Preston men jailed following armed robbery

Crime
Volare in Blackpool Road, Preston

New Italian cafe proving popular in Preston

Crime
Grand opening of Moor Park skate park

Police patrols stepped up around Preston skate park

Crime
Magistrates Court

Children's home abuse accused appears in court

Crime

Duo accused of stabbing boy, 17, in court

Crime

SCAM ALERT: Police warning after £5k internet scam

Crime

MISSING: Woman last seen in Preston city centre

Preston

Appeal after theft of medication from car in Lancaster

Crime

Drama helps to teach about relationships

Education
Photo Neil Cross
Molly Blackwell of the Tampon talk group of students with Zoe Taylor, Ida Mau, Kyle Austin and Kelly Thurston, from Lancaster University have set up a petition calling for free sanitary products in gender neutral bathrooms at the Uni and in public bathrooms in Lancaster

‘Tampons are not a luxury item’

News

Row erupts over claims of anti-Semitism

Education
Roblox game robots dance.

Lancaster schools warn over ‘perverts’ playground’ online game

News
An artists impression on how the surface of one of the Trappist-1 planets could look

UCLan team helps to find new planets

Education
Clive Edwards

University board has new chairman

Education

University is on top of the world

Education

Landmark first for university department

Education

Every day at school was a joy for ‘Sir’

Education

UCLan student searching for her leading man

Preston
Photo Ian Robinson
Preston landmarks
Preston bus station

Toilets and subways to close at bus station

Preston
Volare in Blackpool Road, Preston

New Italian cafe proving popular in Preston

Crime
HRH The Duke of York officially opens KPMGs Leeds office

KPMG decides to close down Preston office

Business
Caritas foster team
Sharon Bassa, Bernie Galt, Rebecca Hughes, Steph Stavert and Lucy Doughty

A team that cares about the future of children

Lifestyle

‘Tampons are not a luxury item’

News

Council tax raised again in Preston as budget set

News

FAKE NEWS: How can we be sure who and what to trust?

Offbeat

Bank staff donate £20,000 to hospice

Chorley
The rare white mole Gordon Tarney caught at Capernwray.

Rare white mole found near Carnforth

News

Proposal for 275 new homes gets green light

News
Protesters at the Cuadrilla site

Major road closed for over an hour due to fracking protest

News

Friends step up campaign to transform Preston park

Fulwood

Six anti-frackers arrested after latest shale gas protest

News

Plans for 275 houses at Grimbaldeston Farm to be discussed

News

Preston mum living in fear after blaze ordeal

Crime

Foodies turn out to Hoghton Farmers’ Market despite bad weather

News
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Natalie Kerr from Adlington, had a double lung transplant, pictured with children Brandon, 13, and Isabelle, eight.

Double lung transplant milestone for mum who almost died

Health
Charlie Procter.

Sponsored walk and fun day will raise funds for tot’s US cancer treatment

News
Ambulances queueing at Preston Hospital

Chaos as ambulances forced to divert away from Chorley A&E at night

Health
Christine Edmondson has had the wedding ring she lost, returned after almost 6 years.

Lost ring rediscovered after six years in Preston’s Harris

News
Timber props used to hold up the mine roof are still in existence today at Littledale coal mine 170 years after they were first put to use. Picture by Archie Meadowcroft.

Final days of mining on the Victorian coal face

Nostalgia
Edith Rigby being arrested in 1907

Prison letter from a true Lancashire heroine

Nostalgia
These weighing scales are a great example of kitchenalia

Kitchen items can be antique treasures

Nostalgia
The latest increase follows a previous 1p rise in March 2016

Price of stamps to increase

Offbeat
How will you eat your pancakes on Tuesday?

12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Offbeat

Bookies exploiting fans with live odds adverts during games

Offbeat

FAKE NEWS: How can we be sure who and what to trust?

Offbeat