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Bongo’s Bingo is returning to Preston for a second date

Scenes from Bongo’s Bingo. Credit: Mik Connor Photography Bongo’s Bingo is returning to Preston after a successful debut at Preston Guild Hall last week. The event mixes bingo with ‘general […]

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Teenager found during human trafficking arrests in Fishwick

New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google A teenager is now in police protection following a human trafficking police operation during Thursday morning. Preston Police carried out […]

2 hours ago
Military veterans garden opening doors to the public

The walled garden in Ashton Park The walled garden in Ashton Park A community garden helping military veterans is celebrating its fourth birthday. Dig In North West has two events running as it marks the occasion. […]

18 hours ago
Why there is no stand 33 at Preston Bus Station

Building work at the Bus Station shows numbers for the stands Building work at the Bus Station shows numbers for the stands Pic: Leigh Cookson As the revamp of Preston’s grade-II listed Bus Station continues eagle-eyed passengers thought they’d spotted a […]

21 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement New proposal for Preston city centre includes a Station Gateway

Here's the areas they want to see developed in the city centre Preston city centre is ‘ripe for investment’ according to the report Pic: Tony Worrall Preston now has a ‘sixth quarter’ as the strategy for enhancing the city centre continues to […]

22 hours ago
Preston comedian Frog Stone writes and stars in Bucket

A comedian and writer from Preston, Frog Stone, has written her own television drama which will be aired on BBC4. Frog has written the comedy show ‘Bucket’ with a plot based […]

1 day ago
This man has done a skydive to help put on Preston Carnival this year

Michael after his daring jump! Michael after his daring jump! Michael Dawkins, 52, has completed a thrilling skydive in order to help raise money for this year’s Caribbean Carnival. The former chairman of the Preston […]

1 day ago
The best student coder in the UK is based in Preston

UCLan’s Kyle Hobdey with Ian Goodall, managing director of Aardvark Swift. UCLan’s Kyle Hobdey with Ian Goodall, managing director of Aardvark Swift. A Preston student is the best coder in the country. Kyle Hobdey beat more than 400 coding students in […]

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