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Plea to help find missing Preston woman Virginia Jayne Moss

A 32 year old woman from Preston has been missing since yesterday morning.

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MISSING: Kayleigh Gray, 28, from Preston was last seen at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

MISSING: Kayleigh Gray, 28, from Preston was last seen at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

A 28 year old woman from Preston has been missing from hospital for almost a week.

Preston City Centre
City firm a leading light in league table

City firm a leading light in league table

Lancashire based PFP Energy has been named second in the annual customer satisfaction survey by Which?

Business
Ruth Watkinson didn't feel confident at a heavier weight

Preston woman drops SIX dress sizes in stunning weight-loss transformation

A Preston woman is celebrating a massive five-stone weight loss after finally overcoming her life-long battle with the bulge.
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Coffee chain looks set to open at Preston station

Coffee chain looks set to open at Preston station

A new Starbucks looks set to open in Preston Railway Station in March.

Business
Fishergate, Preston

Highways bosses grilled over controversial bus lane plans for Preston

Highways bosses from Lancashire County Council have been grilled by city leaders about controversial road schemes in Preston.

Transport
Left to right: Pam Rigby, Melanie Bamber and Ann Bamber with the challengers who will take part in Bums on Seats. Ian Bamber is next to Pam

Fund-raisers will be sitting down on the job for cancer charity

A dad is giving a new meaning to bums on seats as he plans to sit on every seat at PNE’s football stadium to show support for his cancer stricken sister and mum.
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Reports of serious crimes have increased

Funding warning as figures show rise in serious crime across Lancashire

Reports of serious crimes including assaults and sexual offences have risen by more than 25 per cent in the past year.

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From left, Stuart Clayton, Galloways Chief Executive, Robert Jones with Stuart, Marjorie Gornall, Nicky Horton, Office Manager at St Georges, Andrew Stringer, St Georges General Manager and Emma Russ, Galloways Senior Fundraiser

Sight loss charity receives £10k boost

Kind-hearted shoppers have helped to boost a Preston charity’s coffers by more than £10,000 over the past 12 months.
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Proud Ranvir takes on top university role

Proud Prestonian and TV journalist Ranvir Singh is being officially installed as chancellor of her old university this afternoon.

Education
White Collar Wrestlers, Victoria and Councillor Drew Gale

Swapping office for the wrestling ring

Politicians and office workers will be swapping their desks for the wrestling ring in a bid to raise cash for charities.

Whats on
Ruth Watkinson didn't feel confident at a heavier weight

Preston woman drops SIX dress sizes in stunning weight-loss transformation

A Preston woman is celebrating a massive five-stone weight loss after finally overcoming her life-long battle with the bulge.
Preston
Photo Neil Cross Preston Market stallholder Pete Burns

Work on third phase of Preston market project to begin this month

Work is set to get under way on a new Market Hall in Preston. Here’s everything you need to know.

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The wheelie bin fire melted guttering and had the potential to be a very serious incident

Arson investigation after Preston shop damaged by bin fire

Two crews from Preston were called to a bin fire that damaged a shop, say fire services.
Preston
Callum McAllistair is wanted by the police

WANTED: Chorley man wanted after breach of licence

A man from Chorley with links to Preston is wanted for recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence.

Crime

Roll on spring, say frustrated Preston drivers

March can’t come soon enough for fed-up motorists in and around Preston.

Transport
Becky Sumner went up to the top of Preston Bus Station intending to commit suicide last week, and a Good Samaritan talked her down and saved her life

Lancashire woman saved from suicide calls for people to be open about mental health issues

When the world was getting too much for Becky Sumner, the kindness of a stranger prevented her taking the most drastic of actions. Today, she bravely tells her story to SARAH CARTER, to help give others hope and encourage them to reach out

Health
Photo Neil Cross
The former HSBC on Garstang Road, Fulwood, is becoming a Costa

New coffee shop in Preston is taking shape

Work is well under way on a new coffee shop due to open in Fulwood, Preston.

Food and Drink
Photo Neil Cross 
A new apartment/hotel is opening up at Number 10 Theatre Street, Preston

Plans unveiled for city bedroom boost

A luxury apartment hotel is being developed in Preston City Centre.

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