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Frack-free Lancashire Demo in Preston – 20th April

Ahead of County elections due to take place on 2 May, anti-fracking demonstrators have organised a gathering in Preston. Today (20 April) members will gather by the County Hall at […]

4 years ago
Preston Production Company raising money for new feature film

Mycho Independent Production Studios , based in Preston, are asking for funds to produce Thorn, a brand new horror feature. Mycho began in film production almost 7 years ago with […]

4 years ago
Charity concert to raise funds for Evie’s little mermaid appeal

Evie Bell's appeal is called the Little Pink Mermaid A charity night to raise money for an Ashton girl with cerebral palsy is just one of the steps in a families mission to raise £25,000. Evie Ball, aged six, […]

4 years ago
Preston civil servants take industrial action on budget day

Preston Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union members walked out on strike today in defence of jobs and conditions in the public sector. Civil servants at the Job Centre, Tax […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fight poverty in Preston with the Community Food Bank

It is a sad fact that parts of Preston have suffered badly due to the recession, benefit cuts and unemployment. Some households are finding they have to make a choice […]

4 years ago
Ex-smoker from Preston is face of new campaign

A new regional anti-smoking campaign is being headed by a successful quitter from Preston. Eddie Fish smoked 30 cigarettes a day before he kicked the habit. He joined an NHS […]

4 years ago
The Morning After: Dramatic example of drink driving

On display at the entrance to the Guild Centre in Preston today was a startling reminder of the dangers of drinking and driving. The Wasted Lives Programme in conjunction with […]

4 years ago
Donations wanted for Emily’s Appeal

Please take time to read this appeal from Julie at the Preston RSPCA Animal Shelter: ‘This is Emily who was brought in to us by a very kind lady who […]

4 years ago
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