Police are appealing for information after a man from Blackpool was targeted in what is thought to have been a homophobic attack.
Simon Grayson claimed daylight robbery "would be an understatement" Nottingham Forest's FA Cup victory over his Preston side.
A Lancashire woman diagnosed with terminal cancer after finding out she was pregnant is fighting to stay alive after the birth of her baby.
The family of Preston North End legend Sir Tom Finney have released a statement, thanking people for the kindness and support they have received.
They said:“We would like to offer our sincere thanks to everyone who has shown us such kindness and support and shared in our sorrow over these past two weeks.
“We have been truly overwhelmed by the warm tributes, touching comments and heartfelt messages of condolence. A great comfort at the saddest of times.
“The people from here in the proud city of Preston to right across our nation and overseas and to all those involved with Preston North End FC and the football community at large.
“The wonderful turn-out for the civic funeral service epitomised just what dad meant to everyone and he, like us, would have found it a humbling experience."
Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of a 45 year old Preston man who has been reported missing. They say George Mayo needs regular medication. He has been reported missing from an address on Whittingham Lane in Preston since Tuesday morning.
– Inspector Wendy Fitzgerald, Lancashire Police
“Mr Mayo requires regular medication which we don’t believe he has access to and so concerns are growing for him the longer he is missing.
“Although he could still be in the Preston area, there is the possibility that he may have travelled out of the area as well so we would urge people all over the country to be vigilant and to report any sightings to police as soon as possible.”
Police in Preston are trying to trace a local man who's gone missing. 45 year old George Mayo was last seen at Whittingham on Tuesday morning. Police say he needs regular medication and are appealing for the public's help in finding him.
Thousands of fans have lined the route of Sir Tom Finney's funeral cortege in Preston.
Fans of Preston North End and MK Dons are being asked to come together in memory of Sir Tommy Finney, who died on Friday at the age of 91.
PNE travel to stadiummk tonight, Tuesday, and supporters are urged to applaud throughout the seventh minute as a mark of respect to Sir Tom.
Sir Tom played in the number seven shirt for Preston.
Mk Dons were an integral part of Sir Tom’s 90th birthday celebrations at Deepdale two seasons ago.
Trains between Preston and Blackpool North may be delayed by up to 20 minutes because of a problem at a level crossing.
Passengers who chose not travel yesterday may have their ticket refunded at place of purchase or travel today.
Skater Stacey Kemp, from Preston, and her partner David King, encountered Winter Olympic heartbreak today at the Iceberg Skating Palace.
The couple, who are engaged, made their first appearance in Sochi at the team event last week and King admitted they were far from their best after Kemp had crashed to the ice following a throw.
The eight-times British champions are now in more trouble as Stacey Kemp fell once more during their routine.
They were awarded 44.98 after a one point deduction.
Emma Grandison from Preston was diagnosed with terminal cancer weeks after finding out she was pregnant. But she's fighting to stay alive after giving birth to a baby daughter.
You can find out more about her fundraising campaign here.