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3,000 computers infected and 441 Lancashire NHS appointments disrupted by cyber criminal attack

Crime
Preston's courts

Lancashire court listings - Monday, July 24, 2017

Crime
Kirkham Prison

Prisoner finally back behind bars after 17 years on the run

Crime
Jennifer Forshaw

Prison teacher jailed over affair with inmate at HMP Wymott

Crime

Plans for Preston’s first purpose built shisha cafe get the green light from council planners

Business

Man taken to hospital after doorstep assault in Chorley

Crime

UPDATE: Major delays in Preston due to temporary traffic lights

Transport

Investigation into 'suspicious' van fires in Preston

Crime
Police search for prisoners who absconded from Kirkham Prison.

Man hunt after duo abscond from Kirkham prison

Crime

Viewpoint: Muslim faith at the heart of Preston life

Preston's courts

Lancashire court listings - Monday, July 24, 2017

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Drink-driver was speeding to rescue girlfriend

News
The robbery happened on Seymour Street

Man taken to hospital after doorstep assault in Chorley

Crime
Fire crews from Preston were called out to Bleasdale Street at around 3.30am on July 24 following reports of two vans alight.

Investigation into 'suspicious' van fires in Preston

Crime
Preston Crown Court

Paedophile – guilty of ninety eight offences – in appeal against sentence

Crime

3,000 computers infected and 441 Lancashire NHS appointments disrupted by cyber criminal attack

Crime
Police search for prisoners who absconded from Kirkham Prison.

Man hunt after duo abscond from Kirkham prison

Crime

Knife amnesty extended for another week

Crime

Shops put to test by police in Preston

Crime

496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime

Prisoner finally back behind bars after 17 years on the run

Crime
The 64 year-old was travelling into Blackpool North train station on July 21at around 4.40pm when the accident happened.

Woman injured after falling from train at Blackpool North

Transport
Drivers have been reporting problems along Tom Benson Way this morning

UPDATE: Major delays in Preston due to temporary traffic lights

Transport

Is your car ready for a summer road trip?

Transport
Drivers had to pass the cone on the other side of the road

Lone cone causes confusion for Fulwood drivers

Transport

SUMMER GETAWAY: The best time to travel and roads to avoid this weekend

Transport

Road closed after 'serious' accident in Gisburn

Transport

Train users warned over closures and reduced services over bank holiday

Transport

Delays after crash on northbound M6

Transport
SS Mary Michael pupil Oliver Billington winner of the Garstang Show's programme cover with mum and sister show chairman Mark Gorst and headteacher Cathryn Wilkinson

Oliver's showstopping design for Garstang Show’s guide gets thumbs up from directors

Garstang
Are you brave enough to take on the Big 6 Challenge at Alton Towers? Photo - Alton Towers.

Want to get into Alton Towers for free? You'll need a strong stomach...

Business
The 64 year-old was travelling into Blackpool North train station on July 21at around 4.40pm when the accident happened.

Woman injured after falling from train at Blackpool North

Transport

Is your car ready for a summer road trip?

Transport

Plans for Preston’s first purpose built shisha cafe get the green light from council planners

Business

Van adds some fizz to major Preston gathering

Business
Video footage of a drone penetrating an aircraft windscreen during collision testing (Pic: Balpa/PA Wire)

Own a drone? Here's how a government announcement may affect you...

News

496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime

One year on and the Preston BHS store is still empty

Business

Lone cone causes confusion for Fulwood drivers

Transport

Investment pays off for new gastro pub the Stags Head

News
The campaigning group 'Children of the Ghetto' set up a symbolic security and metal detector checkpoint entering the Harris Library on Saturday 22nd July 2017.
The group setup the checkpoint for just half an hour, on Saturday afternoon, as an act of solidarity with what has been happening at Masjid Al Aqsa in Jerusalem, Palestine.

Fake ‘metal detector’ at city museum to highlight situation in Middle East

Preston
Coun Paul Greenall pictured moments after resigning from the Tory group at County hall  and moving to sit next to Independent Councillor Liz Oades

Lancashire County Councillor quits Tory party in intimidation row

News

Top of the Tanks at Tatton Flower Show

News
Tickets for the meeting sold out in just over an hour

PNE planning meeting tickets 'sold out'

News

Intervention skills inspiration for Preston councillors

News

Preston bids to ban city of beggars

Politics

Call for cash boost for Lancashire transport links

News

Lancashire County Council management restructure challenged

News

Oliver's showstopping design for Garstang Show’s guide gets thumbs up from directors

Garstang
Students from Sir Tom Finney Community High Issac Eley, Katie Wilson, Ronan Barker, Shane Stone at the brook in Grange Park, Ribbleton

Chemicals dumped in Preston school's eco-stream

News
Grads Sarah Gregory

Break was the right decision for Sarah

Education
UCLan Honorary Fellow Mark Crabtree

Business support is rewarded with honour

Education

CYBER CRIME: The hidden threat to us all

News

3,000 computers infected and 441 Lancashire NHS appointments disrupted by cyber criminal attack

Crime
Aerial view of Royal Preston Hospital

Ambulances diverted away from Preston A&E amid 'quite a backlog' of patients

Health
A person giving blood (Pic: Cathal McNaughton/PA Wire)

Gay men 'to be allowed to donate blood three months after having sex'

Health
Stuart Bastik and Maddi Nicholson, co-directors of Art Gene and lead artists on the Coastal Explorers project

Your thoughts wanted on our coast’s delights

Nostalgia
Pushing their quads to the limit, athletes racked up a whopping 3000ft of ascent before tearing down a rope swing suspended from a crane.

Runners pushed to the limit in Morecambe Bay race

Environment
Farmers from across the country gathered outside the entrance to Cuadrilla for a protest

Farmers gather at Cuadrilla for fracking protest

Environment
Fishing in Blackpool

Lancashire recommends... fishing spots

News

BBC launch brand new music festival for 2018 as Glastonbury takes year off

Offbeat
Look into my eyes...

New study reveals the 'key to cuteness' in dogs

Offbeat
Ashleigh Butler and Pudsey

Britain's Got Talent winner Ashleigh Butler opens up about Pudsey's death

Offbeat
The aptly named Find me Bucky app was announced by a post on the website Wreck the Hoose Juice

New app launches that ‘helps Buckfast fans locate their nearest supplier’

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Not so fast with speedy food

Opinion
The Serpentine Lake at Moor Park

Preston soldier had blood on belt but acquitted of attack

Nostalgia
These Doctor Who annuals accompanied the BBC series. They cost a fiver each

Fancy buying Dr Who’s Tardis for £1,000?

Nostalgia
Last group of Priests ordained by Bishop of Lancaster Rt Rev Geoff  Pearson earlier this month bid him a fond farewell after the service at Blackburn Cathedral

Column: A simple message as retirement looms

Opinion