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Takeaway review: Trying out Mango Tree on Blackpool Road

Vegetable Dopiaza from Mango Tree Vegetable dopiaza with chapati Mango Tree on Blackpool Road is one of the latest additions to Preston’s takeaway scene. Opened in September by three friends – Foysol Amin, Milon Miah and […]

2 weeks ago
Opinion: What it was like sleeping out on the Flag Market

It was a typically wet Preston night Councillor Matthew Brown preparing for his sleep out Last Saturday night I slept out on the Flag Market to raise funds for Fox Street which for years has provided vital […]

1 month ago
Restaurant review: RK Sweets in Plungington Road

The Premium thali Pic: Blog Preston Enjoying starters at RK Sweets Pic: Blog Preston Sitting cheek-by-jowl with charity shops and takeaways is an Indian street food kitchen with a rapidly growing reputation. Deciding to break up […]

2 months ago
We get our skates on as Roller World Preston opens

A couple of the Preston Roller Girls at the Roller World Preston opening When the text appeared in the Blog Preston WhatsApp chat asking who wanted to attend the Roller World Preston opening day, I couldn’t reply quickly enough. After flirting with the […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Taste test: Olive Tree Brasserie launches summer menu

Olive Tree Brasserie Mains - Kolokythia Stifado and Kota Olive Tree Brasserie is one of my favourite Preston restaurants, so when I was invited to sample their new summer menu I naturally said Naί. That’s not me trying to […]

3 months ago
Plug and Taps bar opens in Preston city centre – we went to visit

Plug & Taps Lune Street Plug and Taps is the latest craft beer bar on the Preston scene. Located at 32 Lune Street, it joins the likes of The Guild Ale House, The Moorbrook and […]

4 months ago
What it’s like on the front line of the Winter Hill fire

We joined firefighters tackling the ongoing fire on Winter Hill at the front line. Fire crews from around the country have piled up the rugged roads of Winter Hill in […]

4 months ago
Opinion: The Great North Rail Project – more like The Great North Fail project

A Northern service Commuters waiting for a train in Manchester Pic: Steve Robson/Manchester Evening News It’s set to be a long, hot, summer – and that’s just in the Northern timetable planning department. […]

5 months ago
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