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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. […]

2 weeks ago
What we learned from the 2018 local elections in Preston

Labour picking up Garrison ward Labour picking up Garrison ward As the dust settles on another election in Preston (we’ve had a lot of them recently) we’ve been casting our eye over what the result […]

1 month ago
We took on Preston’s new Ninja Adventure VR attraction – here’s what happened

Trying out the VR jetpack and motorcycle racing. Trying out the virtual reality jetpack and motorcycle racing If you’ve ever wondered how you’d fare in a zombie apocalypse, wonder no more. The Multiverse at the newly-opened Ninja Adventure […]

3 months ago
What it was like inside one of Preston’s mosques

Tom Stables and family getting ready to look round the mosque Tom Stables and family getting ready to look round the mosque As a family based in Preston, we’re lucky to have so many things available to do at our doorstep […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Why it is only right we have an Edith Rigby statue in Preston

Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall It might seem strange now, if not outright bizarre, that 100 years […]

4 months ago
Why we must use it or lose it with Preston Markets

Cleaning up at the old Indoor Market for one last time Cleaning up at the old Indoor Market for one last time The shutters came down for the final time on the Preston Indoor Market, or did they? Built in the […]

4 months ago
How Bonds of Elswick rated now it is also in Preston Guild Hall

Ice cream flavours on offer inside Bonds of Elswick Ice cream flavours on offer inside Bonds of Elswick It was a sad day for loyal customers when Bonds of Elswick announced its closure in 2016, following the retirement of […]

5 months ago
A Merry Christmas to all our readers

Christmas lights turned on down Friargate. We’d like to take this opportunity to wish all our readers a very Merry Christmas. Christmas is a time to celebrate and reflect. This […]

6 months ago
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