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Preston mosque hands out clothes and food to rough sleepers

The rucksacks lined up on the Market at Preston Pic: Preston Help The Homeless The rucksacks lined up on the Market at Preston Pic: Preston Help The Homeless More than one hundred rucksacks filled with warm clothing and food are due to be handed […]

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Chatbots could be installed in Preston Town Hall

Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Blog Preston Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Phoning the city council or dropping into the Town Hall to ask a question could be a thing of the past. ‘Council bot’ […]

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Family pay tribute to ‘adventurous, fun loving man’ whose body was found in the River Ribble

A picture of John Culshaw on a hike The family of a man whose body was found in the River Ribble described him as an “outgoing, active, adventurous, fun loving man […]

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Ashton man who smothered his mother to death is jailed

John Stephen Green has been jailed for the murder of his 88-year-old mother John Stephen Green has been jailed for the murder of his 88-year-old mother A man who suffocated his mother to death at her Ashton-on-Ribble home has been jailed. John Stephen […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Apology issued after power cut disrupts UCLan graduations

The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth Graduation ceremonies were among the events disrupted by a power cut in the city centre. Preston Guild […]

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Months of roadworks coming to Broughton

Roadworks signs have gone up along Preston Road in Grimsargh and into Longridge Pic: EsbenS Expect to see this sign regularly in Broughton Pic: EsbenS Five sets of road closures in Broughton running until summer 2019 have been announced. Lancashire County Council is to close […]

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Police investigate ‘sudden death’ at house in Preston

Forensic officers at the scene in Acregate Lane Pic: Blog Preston Forensic officers at the scene in Acregate Lane Pic: Blog Preston Forensic officers were at a house in the St Matthews area during Tuesday (11 December) afternoon. Preston Police have […]

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A print exhibition involving 700 cardboard boxes is on at UCLan

Noelle Noonan and Catherine Hehir, organisers of the State of Print exhibition, Tracy Hill, Research Associate from Artlab Contemporary print studios at UCLan and UCLan printmaking technician Kathryn Poole Noelle Noonan and Catherine Hehir, organisers of the State of Print exhibition, Tracy Hill, Research Associate from Artlab Contemporary print studios at UCLan and UCLan printmaking technician Kathryn Poole An […]

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