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American diner Frankie and Benny’s lives up to poor TripAdvisor reviews

Order placed at Frankie and Benny's in Walton-le-Dale My daughter and I visited Frankie and Benny’s at the Capitol Centre in Preston, as part of a series of visits to the best and worst restaurants in the city*, […]

5 days ago
How a South African-themed meat eaters paradise is just on the outskirts of Preston

South African Tasting Board Many Prestonians wouldn’t dream of trying a new restaurant without first consulting TripAdvisor- the world’s largest customer review website for hotels and restaurants. But how easy is it to propel […]

2 weeks ago
What we learned during the Preston local elections in 2019

The view across the election count in Preston Guild Hall on Friday Pic: Blog Preston It was the most interesting set of local elections for many years, even if the city didn’t really turn out to vote. t That’s my view anyway after many years […]

2 weeks ago
Review: How the The Moorbrook is getting it right for pizza and pints

One of the wood-fired pizzas at The Moorbrook An outwardly unassuming pub on North Road in Preston isn’t a place where out-of-towners might expect to find an authentic selection of wood-fired pizzas. However, Prestonians have discovered that The […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 11 things that definitely happened during the return of Tokyo Jo’s

Inside Tokyo Jo's The Reunion Pic: Kate Rosindale Clubbers were transported back to the 90s and 00s heyday of the city’s nightclub scene. Tokyo Jo’s made its return during Maundy Thursday and no doubt, like me, you had […]

4 weeks ago
Guest opinion: Liberal Democrats outline their local election pledges for Preston

Neil Darby (far left) out canvassing with fellow Lib Dems As we go into these local elections it is probable that public confidence in politics and politicians is at its lowest ebb in living memory – and let’s be honest, […]

1 month ago
Guest opinion: Conservatives outline their local election pledges for Preston

Sue Whittam, fourth from right, on the campaign trail with Preston Tories The makeup of Preston City Council will change dramatically with lots of experienced councillors having left and with the reduction in numbers due to boundary changes. Starting in the new […]

1 month ago
Guest opinion: Labour outline their local election pledges for Preston

Matthew Brown, far left, with fellow Labour canvassers Many of you may not be paying a huge amount of attention to the fact we have all out council elections in Preston on Thursday, May 2nd. However, who runs […]

1 month ago
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