News and information about the village of Walton-le-Dale. Although not officially part of Preston, Walton-le-Dale is the gateway to the south-eastern side of the city and also contains the Capitol Retail Park.

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 weeks ago
Vue Preston now has swanky recliner seats

Robinson, Browne and Huntington put their feet up Every seat in the cinema is now a recliner One of Preston’s cinemas has undergone a major revamp. It’s one of two Vue cinemas in the North of England to […]

1 month ago
New bridge finished across the River Darwen after flood damage

The new look Carver Bridge The new look Carver Bridge A bridge washed away in the Christmas floods of 2015 has finally been replaced. Connecting Coupe Green and Gregson Lane to Samlesbury the Carver footbridge […]

2 months ago
How Preston man defied heart illness to become medal-winning athlete

Gary Still competed for Team GB in Malaga Gary Still competed for Team GB in Malaga A Preston man who had a heart transplant has become a world champion athlete – just 18 months after being confined to […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Gap Outlet in Preston displays a closing sign

The Gap Outlet at Preston’s Capitol Centre looks ready to close with a sign in the window telling customers “This store will be closing on August 5 2017.” The store, […]

3 months ago
Ashbridge Independent School and Nursery receives outstanding rating

    Ashbridge Independent School and Nursery, in Hutton, has received an ‘outstanding’ rating in every area by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. The nursery was inspected for educational quality in the […]

3 months ago
General Election 2017 candidates for South Ribble

Ballot Box Confirmation has been given of who will be standing for South Ribble in the general election. Thursday 8 June sees the United Kingdom go to the polls in a snap […]

4 months ago
Men with axe and ski mask in two robberies minutes apart

Generic image from the Old Tram Road Police are appealing for information following two robberies which occurred in Preston last week. The first incident occurred at around 5.30pm on Thursday (May […]

5 months ago
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