Cat poisoning: warning for owners

Cat owners are being warned to look out for symptoms of poisoning after a rise in the number of suspected cases.

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Police appeal after two men found injured

Police appeal after two men found injured

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after an alleged double assault in Preston.

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Carl Fox, 28, is wanted in connection with an arson attack in Stephen's Road, Deepdale, Preston

Police hunt for man in city arson probe

Police are appealing for information about a man wanted in connection with a suspected arson attack in Preston.

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Preston's Moor Park's former bowling pavilion is being offered out as a cafe by Preston Council.

Council offering chance to run café out of Moor Park’s former bowling pavilion

The chance to run a park café is being offered after a bowling pavilion was refurbished.

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Scene of crash between a Nissan and a Lexus at the junction of Blackpool Road and Sir Tom Finney Way. April 3, 2017.

Crash at major city junction

Traffic has returned to normal after a crash at a major city junction.

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Nursery tots throw caution to the wind in colour festival

When it comes to diversity, youngsters at one Preston nursery can claim to be top of the class.

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Drinks raid leaves shop cashier shaken

A shop assistant was left shaken after three men attacked the corner newsagent’s where he was working alone at night.

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Visitors can enjoy great deals - and may even win a new car!

Special deals mark Autocentre launch

Car care giant Halfords Autocentre launches second Preston garage as drivers race to meet MOT deadlines.

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Military themed send off for army veteran

An army veteran was given a special send-off with a military themed funeral that also paid tribute to his Scottish heritage.

Grand opening of Moor Park skate park

Police patrols stepped up around Preston skate park

Police have stepped up patrols around Moor Park after reports of youngsters throwing stones at buses and cars.

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Preston North End manager Simon Grayson with author Michael Barratt

Book launch charity boost

A Preston author has helped raise £1,400 for the Heartbeat charity through the sales of his new book

The Caribbean Carnival on Preston Flag Market

Pop-up festival to raise support for Preston’s Caribbean Carnival

A pop-up carnival is to be held in a Preston craft shop this weekend, to drum up support for a much-loved festival.

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Charity campaigners will host a number of events for heart awareness month this February

February is heart awareness month

Preston based charity Heartbeat will host a series of events this February in recognition of heart awareness month.

Man rescued after pizza fire

Man rescued after pizza fire

Firefighters had to smash their way into a smoke-filled house to rescue a man who had fallen asleep cooking a pizza.

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North End players are filmed for a new Virgin Trains video

Training session with a difference for PNE stars

Preston North End players are on track to be the stars of a new video.

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Herbert Street, Preston. Picture: Google

Warning after crews tackle flat fire in Preston

Fire crews have urged people to “get a takeaway” after they have been drinking alcohol, following a blaze at a flat in Preston.

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Bill Noblet, Ken Duckworth and Geoff Kirkby with their new hedge trimmer at Serpentine 1 Allotments in Preston.

Allotment group asks donors to dig deep after theft of equipment

An allotment group targeted by thieves are appealing for help to replace stolen equipment.

Kenmure Lodge, Kenmure Place, Preston.
Image courtesy of Google

Failing care home will close down

A care home put in special measures after failing key quality and safety tests is to close down.

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Father Christmas will be making an appearance at the Heartbeat Xtravaganza

Xtravaganza at Heartbeat

A city heart charity is preparing to celebrate Christmas.

The scene at Deepdale Road this morning by Scott Felton

Collision closes busy Preston city centre road

A two-car smash closed the busy Deepdale Road in Preston this morning.

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