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The note on the ambulance. Photo: WMAS

Angry driver's note to paramedics on 999 call

Emergency call paramedics were left shocked after a note was left on their ambulance scolding them for allegedly blocking a driveway.
Crime
Fire crews attended the scene

Two taken to hospital after crash

Two people were taken to hospital following a road accident.

Transport
Work happening on Lune Street

Will Lune Street changes cut congestion?

The latest piece of Preston’s jam-busting jigsaw is set to be put in place on Monday, aimed at uncorking one of the city’s worst bottlenecks.

Preston
Preston station

Pledge over railworks which have shut Preston-Blackpool line

Railway engineers will work round the clock to ensure the upgrade of the line between Blackpool and Preston is finished on time, the scheme’s senior manager has pledged.

Transport
A Virgin Train

Christmas travel warning for Lancashire railway passengers

Rail passengers planning a Christmas getaway may be forced to travel earlier than planned after a series of engineering projects were announced.

Transport
The Level

£5m Level leisure complex 'will have something for everyone'

The finishing touches are being put to Preston’s newest entertainment complex.

Preston
Veggie chilli jacket potato

Takeaway review: Lillybetts cafe

As the dark days draw in, it’s hard not to crave hearty, warm food for every meal to get through the thought of winter looming.

Food and Drink
The 10 protesters before the court hearing
Photo: SWNS

CLEARED: Anti-fracking protesters found not guilty

A judge has today acquitted 10 Greenpeace activists involved in an anti-fracking protest in Lancashire.

Crime
Fireworks at a previous Hoppers display

Travel advice for Preston's biggest bonfire

Visitors to Preston’s biggest bonfire have been urged to take public transport there if possible.

News
Hamish Haynes, one of the protesters 
Photo: SWNS

Anti-frackers in court over 'lock on' protest

The largest prosecution of anti-fracking protesters since test drilling began has got underway.

Crime
Work at the market last month

Preston Market Hall opening pushed back to 2018

The opening date for Preston’s new indoor market hall has been delayed.

Preston
Rosie Cooper MP

'National Action leader' accused of machete murder plot against Lancashire MP

The alleged leader of right-wing terror group National Action has appeared in court accused of giving the green light for the machete murder of Labour MP Rosie Cooper.
Crime
The M6 at junction 35, pictured previously

UPDATE: M6 crash: lanes reopen

The M6 was shut in part of Lancashire following a crash.
Transport
Burglar

Mum faked burglary to claim insurance money

A mother faked a burglary at her home in Fleetwood aiming to cash in on the insurance money.

Crime
Red Arrows  PHOTO: PA

MPs' Red Arrows demand to save BAE jobs

Jets flown by the Red Arrows are likely to be built overseas unless the Government intervenes, a cross-party group has warned.
Warton
Teddies donated to Barnardo's. Photo: Mike Swanson

Saffie tribute teddies donated to Barnardo's

Hundreds of teddies left in tribute to the youngest person killed in the Manchester Arena bomb have been donated to charity.

Leyland
Winckley Square

Winckley Square to be a Winter Wonderland

Winckley Square in Preston is to get a festive makeover when an events group takes it over in the countdown to Christmas.

News
Wind warning

Weather warning extended to Lancashire

A warning about high winds on the way has been issued for Lancashire.

Wyre and Garstang
Lancashire police helicopter

Teen arrested after shining laser at police helicopter

A Fylde teenager has been arrested for shining a laser at a police helicopter.

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