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Cancer fake fraud who cheated Preston’s Space Centre charity is jailed

Preston
Preston Crown Court

Company secretary abused her position to get £102,000

Crime
Officers are trying to trace Daniel Ross, 19 and Carl Atkinson, 20, both from Preston, after a report of a sexual assault against a teenage girl.

Officers hunt for pair in connection with sexual assault of teenage girl

Preston
Yahoos headquarters

What to do if you’re one of the 500m hacked Yahoo users

Offbeat

Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundreds

Offbeat

Ex-Booths HQ could become luxury flats

Business

Prison officer had affair with woman inmate

Crime

UPDATE: New details on city centre bus crash

Preston
Ambulances

OVERSTRETCHED: Paramedics hit out at ‘unbearable pressure’ on 999 crews

Health
Maureen in Stewardess Uniform

High-flier Maureen takes to the road for National Express

News
Images from Fishergate Hill bus crash, picture by Benjamin Wareing

UPDATE: New details on city centre bus crash

Preston

Large queues on M6 after crash

Preston
Police slow sign

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist (55) dies in Colne collision

Transport

Motorway delays after two crashes

Transport
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Motorway smash causing tailbacks

Preston
Photo Neil Cross
The sewage roadworks with temporary lights near Grasshoppers, which have been causing hell for commuters, on Tom Benson Way

Commuters’ frustration as roadworks extended for a second time

Transport

The £100m backlash - highways chiefs told the ‘think again’ about bypass

News

Date revealed for Heysham M6 link opening

Environment

Further delays for commuters as road works pushed back again

Fulwood
Officers are trying to trace Daniel Ross, 19 and Carl Atkinson, 20, both from Preston, after a report of a sexual assault against a teenage girl.

Officers hunt for pair in connection with sexual assault of teenage girl

Preston
Thomas Burford.

Man, 81, missing from Morecambe

Crime
Preston Crown Court

Company secretary abused her position to get £102,000

Crime
Iain Norton

Lancashire cop sacked following drink-drive conviction

Crime

Cancer fake fraud who cheated Preston's Space Centre charity is jailed

Cancer fake fraud who cheated Preston’s Space Centre charity is jailed

Preston

Troll who called dead teenager a ‘monkey’ is rapped by court

Crime

Prison officer had affair with woman inmate

Crime
Nursery pupil. PHOTO: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Nurseries ‘could close’ if free childcare hours double

Education
School

Shock at number of school sex offences

Preston
Laura Heap and Kyle with one of the school's chickens last summer

Pupils mourn pet chicken killed by heartless burglars

Crime
PHOTO. KEVIN McGUINNESS.
Martin Grayston is the Centre Manager at Preston Vocational Centre

Centre helps to lay firm foundations for careers in construction

Preston
Teaching space at UCLan's proposed EIC

UCLan is ready to build flagship centre

Education
Flautist Brioni Crowe has been invited to join the Halle Orchestra

Halle calling for talented young flautist

Education

Safari gives unusual learning experience

Education

A blooming good start to new term

Education

Archbishop’s blessing for flood victims

News
The Tropical Waterworld at Vauxhall Holiday Park.

Five-star fun for all the family at Vauxhall Holiday Park

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The Tropical Waterworld at Vauxhall Holiday Park.

Five-star fun for all the family

News
REFURB: New licensee Graham Rowson outside the Market Tavern as work starts on a major refurbishment

Pub goes up-market with £130K facelift

Business
Maureen in Stewardess Uniform

High-flier Maureen takes to the road for National Express

News

Caring for mum and daughter for a working woman

Business

Barber shop offered 50p haircuts to
show it’s still a cut above 50 years on

Preston

UPDATE: New details on city centre bus crash

Preston

Cast your vote for pub in beer garden contest

Business
Spur-winged goose goslings have hatched at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

Look out for rare goslings

News
Dead dolphin on Knott End beach

Dead dolphin washes up on Lancashire beach

News
Severn Trent is replacing miles of old water pipes.

Water companies slammed for rising complaints

Business

Date revealed for Heysham M6 link opening

Environment

Extra funding to help fight the winter cold

News

64 of Wyre’s food outlets fail to make the grade

News

Another great success for Lancashire’s only game fair

Environment
Dead dolphin on Knott End beach

Dead dolphin washes up on Lancashire beach

News
Jeff Huggins before his weight loss.

Jeff’s appeal for surgery on excess skin after shedding 22st

Health
Fundraisers take part in a snooker match for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Snooker match raises money for cancer charity

News
Lynne Whittaker

Make a will and help the hospice

News
Allan Blackburn

Getting hooked on fishing nostalgia

Nostalgia
Wednesdays goalkeeper Mark Crossley punches clear

Memory match - Sheffield Wednesday vs PNE

Nostalgia
More Benedictine is sold in one Lancashire social club than anywhere else in the world

Social club whose drinkers have a worldwide reputation

Nostalgia
Johnny Hart on stage in Las Vegas

Showman's journey from school hall to Las Vegas

Nostalgia

‘Safe’ cigs and alcohol on the way - thanks to Brexit

Offbeat
Cooking cockney? Danny Dyer

Danny Dyer in list of Bake Off replacement favourites

Offbeat
Smartphones change the way we eat

Smartphones are even changing the way we eat

Offbeat
Perranporth beach, Cornwall, where thousands of jellyfish have been washed up. (James Dadzitis / SWNS.com)

Deadly stinging creatures arrive on UK beaches

Offbeat