Preston to FINALLY get a summer as temperatures soar

Blue skies over Preston Marina Pic: Paul Melling Preston is set to join the rest of the UK in a mini heatwave. Weather forecasters are predicting the city is to see temperatures reach nearly 30 degrees. Sunday (17 […]

2 weeks ago
Preston listed church gains roof repair fund

The roof of St Ignatius Church is being repaired Pic: Tony Worrall The Keralan Catholic church in Preston has announced major repair work to the roof of a city church. St Ignatius Catholic Church, off Meadow Street, is a listed building and […]

2 weeks ago
Watch tour of Jam’s garden and home ahead of prison sentence

A statement at Jam's garden The final day for Jam and his garden have arrived. A community open day has been held for Prestonians to look round 55 Harrington Street. Jam Imani Rad will start […]

2 weeks ago
Hunt for car after police vehicle rammed near Ribbleton

A black Ford Kuga is the type of vehicle wanted Police in Preston have launched an appeal to trace a car which rammed a police vehicle. A black Ford Kuga is being hunted after being seen heading towards the Red […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Preston Strongest Man crowned in Flag Market show of strength

Truck pull in action Pic: Keith Anthony Johnson A new strongest man in Preston was crowned on the Flag Market during Saturday. Joe Nicholson won the Open at Preston Strongman while John McKeown came top in the novice […]

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Bike shop to open at Preston railway station

The bike shop is part of the revamp of the station A new bike shop is opening in Preston as part of a push to get people to cycle to and from the city’s railway station. Leisure Lakes Bikes has confirmed […]

2 weeks ago
How to see common terns at Preston Docks

A common tern feeding a chick Pic: Billy Matthews There’s a star turn at Preston Docks during the weeks ahead. Hundreds of common terns are nesting at the Marina with around 130 pairs spotted. The RSPB is running a […]

2 weeks ago
Picture proves why a dog really is man’s best friend

Esta sits patiently by Dale's side Pic: CatsDog Photography An emotional photograph showing the close bond between a dog and its owner taken by a Preston snapper has won a national competition. Esta has been caring for Dale, who […]

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