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The village of Grimsargh sits to the North East edge of Preston, a short drive from the major motorway links

Weight loss inspires Preston man to tackle London Marathon

A Preston man who has discovered his new found fitness is set to tackle the London Marathon. Andrew Watson has lost four stone over the last 18 months and has […]

1 month ago
Grimsargh now has control of its reservoirs back

A view of the current wetlands in Grimsargh A view of the current wetlands in Grimsargh A village in Preston has been handed back control of three reservoirs. Victoria bodies of water in Grimsargh are now controlled by […]

2 months ago
Meet the lollipop lady who has spent five decades helping Longridge pupils

Irene on patrol A Longridge lollipop lady is officially the longest serving in Britain. Irene Reid, 78, has been helping school pupils cross the road for almost five decades and has clocked-up to […]

2 months ago
Gang rob Hoghton Spar store armed with meat cleaver

The Spar store was 'targeted' by the gang according to police Pic: Google The Spar store was ‘targeted’ by the gang according to police Pic: Google A member of staff at a rural Preston shop was headbutted and threatened with a meat cleaver […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Red Scar business park looks set for further expansion

Ribble Court has only three units left to be taken since opening in May Ribble Court has only three units left to be taken since opening in May Business workshops out at Junction 31A of the M6 look set to expand. Ribble Court, the […]

2 months ago
Event to allow you to explore Whittingham Asylum’s history

Inside the old music hall in Whittingham Pic: scrappyNW Inside the old music hall in Whittingham Pic: scrappyNW An event to explore and immerse yourself in the history of a former mental asylum is taking place in Preston. Whittingham […]

2 months ago
These Preston pubs made the CAMRA Good Beer Guide

The Continental in South Meadow Lane Pic: Paul Melling The Continental in South Meadow Lane Pic: Paul Melling There’s a number of Preston and surrounding area pubs which have made this year’s Good Beer Guide. CAMRA (Campaign for Real […]

3 months ago
Funeral parlour horror as Scare Kingdom returns near Preston

Inside the Scare Kingdom attraction Inside the Scare Kingdom attraction A scare attraction is returning for its ninth year of fear on the outskirts of Preston. Voted the best Halloween attraction in the UK for […]

3 months ago
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