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The beauty of this new park near Preston has been recognised

The St Catherine's Park has been welcoming visitors A new park created near a Preston hospice has been recognised with a national award. St Catherine’s Park was created by combining hospice grounds with nearby land in Lostock Hall […]

2 weeks ago
How Simon Rigby faces uphill battle to land his Preston casino dream

Simon Rigby wants to see the red and blacks in the Guild Hall A historic double-cross by Blackpool could halt Simon Rigby’s casino dreams. The multi-millionaire owner of Preston’s Guild Hall is preparing to apply for a Gaming Licence to allow a casino […]

3 weeks ago
Warning issued about Bamber Bridge junction after dog walker struck down

Darren Seed in his workshop The daughter of a man left in hospital with a broken back after he was hit by a car has called on action to be taken about a ‘dangerous’ Bamber […]

3 weeks ago
From the depressing embers of Tithebarn we now feel like a city going somewhere

Sunrise over Preston, as viewed from the Bus Station Pic: John-Paul Walsh Is it just me or does it feel like a plug has been pulled somewhere on a money dam in Preston? This year has seen the city finally begin realising […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Halal restaurant MUMU to open in Preston

One of MUMU's burgers A new steakhouse is to open in Preston on a major road into the city. MUMU steakhouse is to serve halal and be alcohol free, and the man behind it is […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan chief says ‘I want cranes back on Preston’s skyline’

Professor Mike Thomas has signalled a shift in the strategy by the university The man in control of one of Preston’s biggest employers has signalled a change in strategy from the university. Vice-chancellor Professor Mike Thomas said the University of Central Lancashire was […]

3 weeks ago
Where you’re most likely to have your car stolen in Preston

Police stop a suspected stolen vehicle in Preston Pic: LancsRoadPolice You’re more likely to have your car stolen in Preston than any other part of Lancashire, according to new figures. The PR2 postcode has seen more cars stolen, 346, between […]

3 weeks ago
Alternative Christmas Market to run at Preston’s Indoor Market

Vintage stalls are to take over the Indoor Market An alternative Christmas market is to take place during the run up to the festive season in Preston. Taking place in the upper market at Preston Indoor Market there will be […]

3 weeks ago
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