This category is for features and opinion articles. Or to put the article in the right hand bar on the homepage.Comment: Why the voting age SHOULD be lowered to 16
Image taken from a previous election Councillor John Swindells has tabled a motion calling for the city council to back lowering the voting age from 18 to 16. To say […]3 weeks ago Remembering when Starsailor played in Action Records
James Walsh from Starsailor performing in Action Records in March 2009 Pic: Chris Skoyles Chorley-based band Starsailor are returning after a hiatus and have a new album coming out. We […]4 weeks ago What Preston had to say about hospital parking charges
Preston Hospital is making changes to parking fees The change in parking charges at Royal Preston Hospital triggered a huge response from Blog Preston readers. Thousands of people read the […]2 months ago Opinion: Austerity all over bar the uncertainty?
Is there a brighter financial sky over the Town Hall now? Pic: Tony Worrall On the 8th of June at 10pm when the polls closed and the exit poll predicted […]2 months ago Advertisement Advertisement What can we learn from the 2017 general election in Preston?
Mark Hendrick was re-elected as the city’s MP Pic: Preston City Council Preston’s seen two elections in the space of a month – and what we learned from the county […]2 months ago It’s ten years since Radio 1 Big Weekend came to Preston
Radio 1 Big Weekend’s big blue tent Pic: George D Thompson It was two days when the music world stopped, and looked at Preston. Moor Park had a giant wall […]3 months ago What the Lancashire County Council election result means for Preston
There is a big political difference between one end of Fishergate and the other Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has remained predominantly red following the latest round of local elections – […]4 months ago Preston is one of the most miserable places in the UK
A Preston sunset Pic: Sonia Bashir Preston has had another badge bestowed upon it in the long-running list of best, worst, places. The city has been ranked as one of […]4 months ago Most Discussed