Police renew assault appeal

Police have issued a renewed appeal for information following a serious sexual assult in Fulwood.


Proud Bob, 95, gets military honour

D-Day veteran Bob Barron insists he played only a “small” part in a big team effort to liberate France.

Sai Surbhi restaurant review. Chicken Biryani

Another new name but top quality Indian food

Sai surbhi

323 - 325 Garstang Road, Fulwood, Preston

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The scene of the assault at Fulwood

Rape investigation after woman found unconscious

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape after a woman was found unconscious in Fulwood.

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Fire crews called to Royal Preston Hospital

Fire crews were called to Royal Preston Hospital after a blaze broke out in a boiler house.

Lancashire court listings - October 17, 2016

Lancashire court listings - October 17, 2016

Here are the latest listings of who was in court last week and what for.

Bonfire spectacular called off

Bonfire spectacular called off

One of Preston’s largest bonfire and fireworks displays has been cancelled.


VIDEO: Warning after car thieves caught on camera near Preston hospital

Motorists are being warned to keep their cars locked, after a video of thieves targeting vehicles in Preston received thousands of views online.

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Children and staff from Northfold and Manor Beach Primary Schools protest against the proposed closure of the libraries in Cleveleys and Thornton

Library closures not the end of the story, vow protesters

The final chapter in the Lancashire libraries saga will be written tonight when six shut their doors for the last time.

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Fallen tree blocks part of busy road

Fallen tree blocks part of busy road

A tree has fallen onto a busy road in Preston, blocking part of the carriageway.

Royal Preston Hospital

Bid to tackle Royal Preston Hospital traffic

Visiting times to the Royal Preston Hospital could be staggered around peak school times, to try to ease traffic chaos around the site.

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Former Fulwood Police Station

Another new look for old police station

After four decades as a police station, Fulwood’s old “nick” is undergoing a second transformation in less than two years.

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Ben Wallace

MP asks minister to intervene to stop Lancashire library closures

Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace has asked Culture Minister Karen Bradley to investigate Lancashire County Council’s decision to close numerous libraries including Fulwood library.

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Lancashire County Council's deputy leader County Coun David Borrow

Former MP David Borrow to quit county politics

The Deputy Leader of Lancashire County Council is to retire from county politics at the next election.

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Site for 300 homes off Eastway

Plans for 300 homes ‘will bring City Deal to reality’

A deal to build 300 family homes on land in the north of Preston has been hailed as turning the City Deal into reality.

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Meandowfield, Preston
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Blaze at Preston playground

Fire crews have been called out to a blaze at a Preston playground.

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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

ANOTHER hold-up has hit commuters in the north of Preston, with ongoing roadworks being delayed for a second time.

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Traffic on Lightfoot Lane

Further delays for commuters as road works pushed back again

Another delay has hit commuters in the north of Preston with ongoing roadworks being delayed for a second time.

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Jane Clough

MP condemns ‘inhuman’ court system on behalf of murdered nurse’s family

A murderer who killed his former partner tried to use the family courts to gain access to the couple’s daughter, an MP has said.

Chorley Hospital A&E protest

Mock funeral warns A&E closure ‘will end in deaths’

A dummy coffin will be carried through the streets to the entrance of Lancashire’s major trauma unit at the weekend as the fight to have Chorley’s A&E re-opened spreads to other hospitals.

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