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A MAN has been charged with the murder of two of his children and the attempted murder of a third child. 29-year-old Jordan Monaghan has also been charged with the murder of his girlfriend. Monaghan, of Belgrave Close, Blackburn, is charged with murdering his three-week-old daughter Ruby Monaghan in January 2013 and his 21-month-old son […]

Lancashire is bracing itself for heavy downpours and potential flooding this week after Storm Christoph was officially named by the Met Office. Six flood alerts for the county have tonight been issued by the Environment Agency and an amber weather warning is in place for from tomorrow until Thursday afternoon. It covers east Preston, Blackburn, […]

Ambitious plans have been submitted to Preston City Council to build 195 new homes north of Preston. Hollins Homes Limited intends to build the new estate on land south of Bartle Lane, in Lower Bartle. Outline planning permission for the 195 homes has been submitted, accompanied by the full planning permission of 56 homes on […]

A Lancashire open prison has the worst record in Britain for absconding inmates, new Ministry of Justice figures reveal. A total of 774 prisoners across the UK, including killers and rapists, have fled open prisons in the past six years. Twenty-eight were serving life for murder, 10 were doing time for manslaughter and 18 were […]

Preston, South Ribble and Chorley have seen some of the biggest increases in Covid rates in the country over the last week, according to new figures. All three districts were in the top ten areas of England with the largest leaps in case rates in the seven days to 13th January, based on Press Association […]

All of Lancashire is bracing itself for more than 48 hours of torrential rain, with flooding to businesses and homes extremely likely in some areas of the county. The Met Office has issued two weather warnings for rain covering the county, forcing a ‘danger to life’ alert in the county. A more severe amber warning […]

Nine of Lancashire’s 14 boroughs have seen their infection rates increase according to the latest rolling data from Public Health England. But there have been some substantial drop-offs in the worst hit areas, with infection rates across Burnley, Pendle and Blackburn with Darwen falling. The latest PHE data shows that infection rates have dropped in […]

A man who was initially charged with murdering his brother in Lancaster has admitted a lesser charge of assault. Police were called at around 6.40pm on Saturday, September 5 after receiving reports of a man being assaulted near to Barclays Bank in the city centre. Officers were subsequently called at 10.15am on the following Monday […]

The youngest victim of the Manchester Arena terrorist attack may have survived if she had been given better first aid, according to reports. Saffie Roussos, 8, was one of 22 people who died when terrorist Salman Abedi, 22, detonated a bomb after an Ariana Grande concert on May 22, 2017. Now, an expert report commissioned […]

Three people have been arrested in Preston after police in the city seized a ‘number’ of weapons, drugs and cash. The arrests took place on Sunday (January 17) in the Fletcher Road area of Preston after officers from Lancashire Constabulary discovered a numerous knives and drugs at an address. Two men and a woman have […]