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Preston nurse organises charity concert with Gary Barlow tribute act

Dan Hadfield will perform at the charity fundraiser A Preston nurse is putting on a show to help children who have lost a parent at a young age. Kelly Baines, who works at Royal Preston Hospital, has booked […]

3 hours ago
Preston paving stones: Man arrested on suspicion of Fishwick thefts

The patched up pavement A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing paving stones in Fishwick. The 34-year-old Preston man was apprehended by officers on Friday night. It followed a number of reports […]

8 hours ago
Drivers suffer minor injuries after collision near Morrisons

Morrisons at Preston Docklands Emergency services were called to Preston’s Docks on Friday night after a collision near a supermarket. Preston Police said two vehicles collided in Mariner’s Way near Morrisons around 9pm. They […]

10 hours ago
Preston disabled drivers to be charged for having a blue badge

Blue badges allow those with a disability to park in easy-access spaces Pic: lyke_ Disabled drivers and passengers in Preston now face a charge for having a blue badge. Lancashire County Council stands to make £274,000 by introducing a £10 charge for the badges […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Will you be my Preston penpal? Japanese teacher writes to the city

The envelope the penpal request letter arrived in A Japanese teacher has written to the city of Preston asking for a penpal. The high school teacher says he ‘loves Preston’ and wants to correspond with someone in the […]

14 hours ago
The Tithebarn Hotel name explained and the history surrounding it

The Tithebarn Hotel formerly known as the Waggon and Horses. c.1968  Pic: Preston Digital Archive The Tithebarn Hotel, situated on the corner of Lord Street and Tithebarn Street, will most probably be a familiar sight to many people and there will be those who may well have popped in there for a […]

1 day ago
Prestigious Chinese New Year celebrations coming to 53 Degrees

Chinese Dragon Faces 2009 Chinese NY 53 Degrees will play host to Chinese New Year celebrations next week. A prestigious and colourful performance troupe will visit Preston to celebrate the occasion. The Chongqing Chuanju Theatre Chinese […]

1 day ago
Watch the dark and rainy video for Enigma by Preston musician Mog Stanley

A still from the video Preston-based musician Mog Stanley has released a music video that will seem quite familiar for those in the city. The video, produced by Pet Egg Animation Production, portrays a man […]

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