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Watch as Alston Hall fire sees a third of the building damaged

Alston Hall with aerial platforms on site Firefighters are having to pump water from a nearby pond to extinguish the fire at Alston Hall. pic.twitter.com/zwHTCtVUhI — Lancashire Fire (@LancashireFRS) March 16, 2017 A Victorian hall on the […]

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Winckley Square’s future needs YOUR help

Enjoying the sunshine in the new Winckley Square seating area Pic: Tony Worrall Enjoying the sunshine in the new Winckley Square seating area Pic: Tony Worrall It’s undergone a major restoration but now those behind the revamp of Winckley Square want your help. […]

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Butler Street turn is still being enforced

One of the new signs about the change in layout at Fishergate as you leave the station Pic: Tony Worrall One of the new signs about the change in layout at Fishergate as you leave the station Pic: Tony Worrall While Fishergate bus lane fines might be being reviewed by […]

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Fulwood Library has been sold – but who to?

Fulwood library with the 'for sale' sign Fulwood library with the ‘for sale’ sign Fulwood Library has been sold – but the new owner remains a mystery. Lancashire County Council has formally agreed terms of sale for […]

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Advertisement Advertisement World class darts is coming to Preston Guild Hall

Three Dutchmen and an Aussie will play in the Guild Hall Three Dutchmen and an Aussie will play in the Guild Hall Some of the biggest names in darts are bringing their arrows to Preston Guild Hall in November. A four-man […]

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By-election to be held as Labour councillor stands down

Angela Vodden has stepped down triggering a contest in Ashton Angela Vodden has stepped down triggering a contest in Ashton A by-election is to be held in Preston due a councillor stepping down. Ashton councillor Angela Vodden has resigned less […]

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How new Costa Coffee at Queen Street will look

The Costa will include a drive-through The Costa will include a drive-through How a new drive-through coffee shop is to look at a Preston retail park has been released. Work is due to start soon on […]

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Here’s who are Preston’s sporting heroes for 2017

Steve Heaps, Dr Adrian Ibbetson, Head of School – Sport and Wellbeing, Ben Ashworth Nicola White MBE, Stephanie Slater MBE, Peter Mason BEM (Preston Sports Forum), The Right Worshipful the Mayor of Preston Councillor John Collins and Mayoress Mrs Mary Brade, Steve Daley, Janet […]

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