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Opinion: Spending Christmas in St Catherine’s Hospice learning to manage cancer pain

St Catherine's Hospice at Lostock Hall I didn’t expect to be waking up on Christmas morning in a hospice. But my life’s like that now. The results of one scan can throw all my plans up […]

1 year ago
Opinion: Nine things 2016 holds for Preston

A pot of gold could come in handy for public finances in Preston during 2016 Pic: Tony Worrall The end of the year draws near and like the Christmas Lights in Preston city centre the lights are going out one by one (gradually). It’s a good chance to […]

1 year ago
Opinion: Proud Preston keeps calm and shops on

Outside the Fishergate Shopping Centre entrance on Thursday Pic: Tony Worrall The run up to Christmas is a stressful time of year for most. A time filled with trying to buy presents, running errands and ensuring you’ve got everything in. On […]

1 year ago
Have you seen Santa on a Fulwood roundabout?

Spot the Santa! Commuters have been given a bit of festive cheer as a Preston roundabout gets a Christmas makeover. In what has become a modern Fulwood tradition the Bluebell Way roundabout gets […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Chippy review: West End Fish Bar in Blackpool Road

The fish and chip supper from the West End Fish Bar Having set the Preston internets into meltdown asking for where the best fish and chips could be found in the city, we decided to take their advice and try out […]

1 year ago
Secretary of State to decide on fracking appeal

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire News that Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Greg Clark informed Lancashire County Council of his intent on Thursday of this week has only confirmed what residents against fracking thought […]

1 year ago
34 things everyone who grew up in Preston knows to be true

Preston is a proud city, but we know not everything is fantastic. So this takes a tongue-in-cheek look at everything born and bred Prestonians know to be true. 1. Holiday […]

1 year ago
Opinion: Preston Council’s financial position is facing an ill wind but is there a silver lining?

Food waste can go into standard grey bins It’s an ill wind that blows no good; and austerity is an ill wind, especially for local government. While the pace and depth of the cuts has always been an […]

1 year ago
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