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Protest takes place against Goosnargh housing plans

A friendly protest has taken place in Goosnargh to help send a message to landowners and developers. Members of the local community were invited to take part in the community […]

6 days ago
Prestonians warned about dangers of black henna tattoos

People across Lancashire are being warned about the dangers of temporary ‘black henna’ tattoos. In contrast to traditional henna tattoos, which is a natural product and brown colour, black henna […]

1 month ago
Preston boxer helps bring anti-bullying sessions to schools

Stuart Maddox is helping bring anti-bullying sessions to schools A boxer has teamed up with campaigners Safety Guide to help promote anti-bullying throughout schools in the city. Stuart Maddox, from […]

2 months ago
Police launch next phase of plan to tackle drug-related violence in Preston

Police bang on a door as part of drugs warrants carried out in the city Police bang on a door as part of drugs warrants carried out in the city Lancashire Police has today launched the third phase of Operation Nexus with the aim of […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How you can help ensure Preston children have a Christmas to remember

The Cotton Court team with last year's haul of Christmas presents for disadvantaged children in Preston The Cotton Court team with last year’s haul of Christmas presents for disadvantaged children in Preston Christmas is the most wonderful time of year, but for many it is one […]

10 months ago
Preston Cemetery consultation formally begins

Patricia Varty handing in the petition at the Town Hall, flanked by Ribbleton councillor Jonathan Saksena and deputy leader councillor Jon Swindells Jon-Jo’s grave at Ribbleton Cemetery The consultation for the personalisation of gravestones at Preston Cemetery has now gone live on the city council website. Following a petition of more than 4,500 names to the […]

1 year ago
Preston North End’s ‘landmark application’ to go ahead

An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season An artist impression of the new training facility which PNE hope would be ready for the 2018 season Preston North End have been granted permission for a new training ground, […]

1 year ago
Palace cinema crowdfunding campaign launched to stop closure

The Palace cinema in Market Place, Longridge The Palace cinema in Market Place, Longridge Campaigners wanting to keep the Palace cinema in Longridge open have set themselves a major fundraising challenge. More than £300,000 needs to be […]

1 year ago
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