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Police drink drive warning

The driver of this car has been arrested after a positive breath test.

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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

Lancashire County Council has admitted that it will cost millions of pounds to cut congestion in Preston city centre following its controversial changes to traffic flow, including the much-maligned £3.4m Fishergate Central Gateway Scheme.

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Photo: David Hurst
The new Sainsbury's Local built on the Guild Merchant Car Park, Tanterton Hall Road, Ingol.

CCTV image released after knife point robbery at Sainsbury’s in Ingol

A CCTV image has been released by police after a knife point robbery at a Preston supermarket.

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Burger restaurant We Don't Give A Fork open on Guildhall Street, Preston on June 19, 2017.

Business booming for new Preston burger bar We Don’t Give A Fork

The owner of a new burger restaurant says it has been getting “busier and busier” in its first week of business.

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Preston Fire Station hosted an emergency services open day.
Regan Clitheroe, Ben Cartwright and Finlay Clitheroe aboard a off-road fire support vehicle.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
18-6-2017

Fun at blue light open day

An emergency service open day at Preston Fire Station has been hailed “a huge success”.

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Heartbeat CEO Jill Rogerson with Gerry Hudson, Maurice Cheney, Michelle Hunt, Caroline Dransfield, Jimmy Fisher and Dave Prescott

Preston’s Heartbeat charity chief Jill has found a job that was meant to be

Some things are meant to be in life.

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Lucy Parkinson and her mum Janet after working on the flower bed outside Preston prison for over a year.

Lucy transforms land outside Preston prison

A disused and overgrown patch of land has been transformed into a wildflower wonderland by a woman and her family.

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An artist's impression of PNE's training ground facility

PNE re-submits training ground plan

Preston North End has re-submitted its training ground masterplan with an increased offer of public open space.
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A hose reel was used to extinguish the blaze.

Investigation into suspicious car fire in Fulwood launched

Police and fire crews are investigating a suspicious car fire that started in the Fulwood last night.

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Emma Procter , a local scientist from Preston, has started her own business called "My Hair Secret" a product she has made is a Hair Growth supplement which she claims helps to grow thicker healthier hair by supplying nutrients into the bloodstream along with other ingredients that can help maintain a healthy hair growth cycle

How a Lancashire mum solved her hair loss problems

When a Lancashire scientist began experiencing problems with losing her hair due to a health condition, she began looking for a solution that wouldn’t affect her digestive system. She tells AASMA DAY how when she failed to find something suitable, she created her own remedy which has restored her crowning glory.

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

APPEAL: Collision with cyclist in Preston

A witness appeal has been launched after a van and and a cyclist collided in in Preston.

Transport
Charlie was sadly killed in the incident.

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Pet owner reveals horrific injuries suffered by cat in dog attack

Pictures showing the horrific injuries suffered by a cat in an alleged dog attack in Ingol have been shared by its concerned owner.
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Last year's Armed Forces Day on Preston Flag Market was a huge success

Things to do this weekend (June 24 and 25)

As summer kicks in, there is a whole host of events taking place for you to get out and try...
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Dean Speakman and Vicki Calland

Pair guilty of taking Ellen’s belongings

A couple has admitted handling the stolen laptop and mobile phone of murdered college student Ellen Higginbottom and then trying to destroy them.

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Rebecca Jane leaves the Big Brother house

Big Brother’s surprise eviction ousts honey trapper Rebecca Jane

Private investigator Rebecca Jane has become the third housemate to be voted out of Big Brother in a surprise eviction.

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On arrival crews found a number of tyres on fire on stairs leading to the basement of the building.

Investigation launched into 'deliberate' fire in Preston

A disused office building in the centre of Preston was deliberately set alight this morning, say fire services.

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Damage at Sir Tom Finney Community High School in Preston

Lancashire schools hit by wrecking spree

Schools across Lancashire are being targeted by vandals in wrecking sprees costing thousands.

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Lancashire Police confirmed that they had received reports of the attack and death of a cat.

Cat killed in dog attack in Ingol

A Preston pensioner has been left traumatised after her cat was savagely killed in a dog attack in Ingol.
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Picture of 'extreme cake' for Cancer Help Preston by Suzanne Thorp of The Frostery

Let them eat Extreme Cake

An ‘extreme cake’ is set to take centre stage at a special birthday party on Saturday.

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The Sitting Goose, Bartle

Lancashire recommends... family-friendly pubs

Readers have voted. Here are the top family-friendly pubs in Lancashire.
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