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15 things you only know if you went to UCLan in the mid-2000s

Ten years. Yes folks, it’s ten years or more since many of us turned up unkempt, spotty and wide-eyed on the streets of Preston. Now we’re all sensible folk and […]

2 years ago
Roast dinners in Preston review: Derby Arms, Longridge

How the roast dinner shaped up at the Derby Arms Having decided last minute that my friend and I were up for a good old roast dinner one Sunday, we settled on the Seafood Pub Company’s Derby Arms near Longridge. […]

2 years ago
Review: Father Brown at Preston Charter Theatre

John Lyons (right) as Father Brown Pic: Eastbourne Theatre As a fan of the most recent TV adaptation of the stories by G K Chesterton, this stage production from the Rumpus Theatre Company is right up my street. John […]

2 years ago
Supermoon to turn moon blood red over Preston

The moon will turn red over Preston Pic: pixielulu A full moon will glow brightly across Preston during Sunday evening and it will turn red. The blood moon, or supermoon, is the first supermoon lunar eclipse since 1982. The […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement What do Prestonians call a TV remote?

Who would have thought there were so many names for one little gadget? Nearly every home will have one,  we would all pick it up and use it without even thinking, […]

2 years ago
New movable benches on Preston Flag Market

Having a break on the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall New benches on Preston Flag Market have been proving popular. Preston City Council has bought a number of the movable benches. Large blue wheels allow the benches to be moved […]

2 years ago
Religious procession on Sunday afternoon along New Hall Lane in Preston

On Sunday afternoon 17 May, a religious procession took place along New Hall Lane in Preston. There were stepped road closures as the procession progressed along the length of New Hall […]

2 years ago
Preston Marina – Terns and Algae

  Wooden Tern trays were today being established at the nesting site of a colony of terns in Preston Marina.  In recent years Preston Council has worked with the RSPB […]

2 years ago
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