Police are appealing to the public to help identify these four men following a ‘sickening’ attack on a student in Preston.Read the full story ›
Two 15-year-old boys have been charged with the stabbing of a man in Preston.Read the full story ›
A number of specimen appeals are taking place today over fines issued to drivers after the introduction of a controversial bus lane in Preston.
It comes after 23,000 in just 2 months were caught out with the changes on Fishergate which were aimed at reducing congestion.
It's claimed fines total 20- thousand pounds a day.
A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Preston.
Police were called at shortly after 2am this morning to an address on Chatsworth Street in the city.
On arrival a 42-year-old woman was found inside with a serious head injury. She was taken by ambulance to Royal Preston Hospital where she sadly later died.
A 52-year-old man from Preston has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody.
Tributes are being paid to Preston-born Steve Sumner, a footballing legend in his adopted home of New Zealand, who has died.Read the full story ›
Takeaway drivers are being targeted by gangs in Preston.
Two delivery drivers were robbed in the same day on Sunday. The first theft was around 1am when a man attempted to deliver pizza on Wilmot Road in Ribbleton. He was threatened by four men and handed £20 worth of food over.
The group are described as white, in their twenties and were dressed in dark clothing.
Later that day at, 8:30pm, a second theft tokk place after another takeaway worker again attended an address on Wilmot Road where he was threatened by a man with a baseball bat and ordered to hand over £50 of food.
The offender was described as white, of slim build, aged approximately 26 to 27 with black jeans and a dark jacket.
These poor delivery drivers were only doing their jobs when they were both threatened and one assaulted.
We think these two incidents are linked given how similar they are in nature and also given the location.
If you have any information about either incident, please get in touch with us by calling 101 quoting crime reference SA1707323.
A number of pheasant have died the remaining ones will be 'humanely culled' in LancashireRead the full story ›
The planning application has been submitted by Lancashire County Council for the £17.5m Penwortham Bypass.Read the full story ›
A woman from Southport who used to be homeless will speak about her experience in front of a group of MPs at the Houses of Parliament.Read the full story ›
A woman from Preston is showing how dance can make a real difference to people's lives.
Becky Rich, who has Down's Syndrome, has been recognised for her work as a volunteer in Lancashire.
- Sarah Rogers went to meet her: