Whilst lots of us are looking forward to the Covid restrictions being relaxed next week, this will invariably mean a really busy period for the Operators in our Control Room, who will take an increased number of calls, possibly numbered in thousands, until things settle down again.

On Thursday, June 17th, a man, 19, was arrested on suspicion of fraud and money laundering following a warrant we executed at an address on Muncaster Road, Preston after we received some information linked to a mobile phone contract fraud. The man remains in custody at this time.

Even though we haven’t had any cases in Lancashire, we wanted to remind you how this kind of scam works and how to avoid becoming a victim, as there have been various reports around the country. Please share this information with people you know.

Lancaster City Council has changed the way it manages grass cutting. Visit this site to read more about the changes across the district.


The Parish Council is seeking a new Clerk to the Council to take over from the current Clerk. See below the details of the job and how to apply.