preston PR3 Postcodes
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The PR3 postcode area is located in the Preston postcode town region, within the county of Lancashire, and contains a total of 1475 individual postcodes.
There are 101 electoral wards in the PR3 postcode area, including Chorley, Leyland, Preston, Southport which come under the local authority of the Wyre Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 28% of people in PR3 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of PR3 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.
10% of people in PR3 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
PR3 is located in the county of Lancashire, in England.
Lancashire has a total population of 1,485,000, making it the 8th largest county in the UK.
Lancashire has a total area of 1187 square miles, and a population density of 482 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
|MSOA Name||Wyre 006|
|LSOA Name||Wyre 006C|
|Area Classification||Largely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)|
PR3 Electoral Wards
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Local News Lancashire
THEFT OF MOTOR VEHICLE (Lancashire Constabulary)
A Silver Toyota 4 door Avensis Saloon has been stolen from an address in your neighbourhood. The theft occurred between the hours of 20:00 hrs on Friday 16/10/2020 and 13:21 hrs of Saturday 17/10/202&hellipLancashire Constabulary
GPS and Auto track system thefts (Lancashire Constabulary)
Hi Sir or madam A farmer from the Cabus area has had his GPS and Auto track system stolen from one of his tractors. If you have seen or heard anything suspicious around the Cabus area between 18:30 on&hellipLancashire Constabulary
Gyms and coronavirus: What are the facts?
Areas where transmission is highest in England are shutting gyms, but does the science support it?BBC News
Blackpool homeless night shelter to reopen as winter approaches
The Streetlife shelter in Blackpool, which closed during the Covid-19 lockdown, will reopen in November.BBC News
GPS THEFTS (Lancashire Constabulary)
Hi Sir or madam Following on from the previous message regarding GPS thefts from the Cabus area. Please see below some advice on how to keep your Farming Equipment safe. If this information does not a&hellipLancashire Constabulary
THEFT OF EXPENSIVE ITEM FROM MOTOR VEHICLE (Lancashire Constabulary)
On Friday 16/10/2020 between 14:40 hours and 17:00 hours a FORD EUROPE PANEL VAN IN WHITE was broken into and an expensive item taken whilst it was parked at an address in your neighbourhood. CRIME P&hellipLancashire Constabulary
BURGLARY OF PROPERTY IN YOUR AREA (Lancashire Constabulary)
At around 1943 hrs on Sunday the 18/10/2020 a burglary was committed in your neighbourhood whereby a black van containing approximately 3 males was seen acting in a suspicious manner near to the prope&hellipLancashire Constabulary
Local lockdown rules: What Covid tier is my area in?
Use our search tool to find out about coronavirus rules and restrictions where you live.BBC News
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