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Preston travel firm Gold Medal Travel heads south of the river

Image: Google Maps, Port Way A Preston-based travel firm is leaving the city after 18 years. Gold Medal Travel Group, currently based at Preston Docks, is heading south of the […]

5 hours ago
Preston’s Feast for Peace returning to mark the end of World War I

Chefs at the ready for 2017's Feast for Peace Chefs at the ready for 2017’s Feast for Peace A popular community celebration is returning to the city centre this Armistice Day, with a special remembrance theme. Feast for Peace will celebrate 100 […]

16 hours ago
Family’s plea to dismiss Brockholes Brow killer’s appeal

Rachel Murphy and Shelby Maher The families of Shelby Maher, 17, and Rachel Murphy, 23, who were killed as they crossed Brockholes Brow, have made a plea to the Attorney General to dismiss the girls’ […]

23 hours ago
Preston’s Freddie Flintoff to join Top Gear line up

Freddie Flintoff will join the new Top Gear line up Preston’s Freddie Flintoff has been picked to join the new line up on BBC’s Top Gear. The cricketer and former […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Work begins of revamp of The Range at Queen Street retail park

Workmen spotted at The Range as work starts Pic: Daniel Gregg Workmen spotted at The Range as work starts Pic: Daniel Gregg One of Preston’s newer landmarks will disappear in the coming weeks as work starts on revamping a city retail […]

1 day ago
Free family-friendly Pumpkin Fest coming to Preston

Carved pumpkins A free pumpkin carving competition is coming to Preston. There will be 200 pumpkins available to pick and carve at Pumpkin Fest, hosted by the Intact Centre in Ingol. Sponsored […]

2 days ago
New pub The Northern Way has opened in Friargate

Outside of The Northern Way during opening night Pic: A Beer in Preston Outside of The Northern Way during opening night Pic: A Beer in Preston A new pub has opened in Friargate with a swanky new interior and exterior. The Northern Way […]

2 days ago
Dramatic new play to premiere on the site of Whittingham Asylum

Whittingham ballroom First World War soldiers in barracks Pic: Eric Northey A play about the drama of life in Whittingham Asylum during the First World War will premiere on the old asylum site. The […]

2 days ago
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