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Woodplumpton Road resurfacing finished – buses were diverted

Woodplumpton Road is closed for roadworks Pic: Google Woodplumpton Road is closed for roadworks Pic: Google A busy route in Preston had been closed while resurfacing works takes place. Preston Bus says it diverted two of its city […]

1 week ago
Pre-school at Preston university receives top rating from Ofsted

The pre-school at UCLan The pre-school at UCLan A child-care centre at Preston’s university ha been given the highest mark by Ofsted. UCLan’s Pre-School Centre was given the outstanding rating in the latest inspection […]

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Cuerden site is ‘already flooding’ says environmental health manager

The County Council says Cuerden is a "strategically important site" The County Council says Cuerden is a “strategically important site” Flooding and pollution level concerns have been raised by a council officer for the authority deciding on ‘the largest planning […]

1 week ago
Latest on A6 temporary lights for Broughton Bypass

Broughton Bypass work continues Broughton Bypass work continues More details have emerged about whether temporary traffic signals are being put on the A6 at the M55 junction. Broughton Bypass construction is continuing ahead of […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Guild Way roadworks delayed for 24-hours

Marsh Lane heading out of the city is being closed off Pic: Google Marsh Lane heading out of the city is being closed off Pic: Google Highways workers have been forced to postpone roadworks on a major city route due to bad weather. […]

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Edith Rigby’s suffragette story is going to Edinburgh Fringe

Rehearsal shot of Woman on Fire Rehearsal shot of Woman on Fire A solo show telling the story of Preston’s suffragette is heading for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Edith Rigby’s fiery storey is being told by […]

2 weeks ago
Prestfest already down to return in 2018 – and it’ll be bigger

The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market The Prestfest stage on the Flag Market Prestfest looks set to return in 2018 – and it’ll be bigger than this year’s Flag Market events. With Fatman Scoop and Tom […]

2 weeks ago
Spice of Bengal in Friargate has shut down

Spice of Bengal has the sign removed Spice of Bengal has the sign removed One of Preston’s oldest Indian restaurants has closed its doors for the last time. Spice of Bengal, which dates back more than 40 […]

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