This category is for features and opinion articles. Or to put the article in the right hand bar on the homepage.Taste test: Trying out Review bar’s big burger ambitions
Saying you’re going to have the best burger in town is a pretty bold statement to make. Review bar, located within Preston Guild Hall, is doing this. The city has […]2 years ago Opinion: Why Orbital bus route cut is a cynical move too far from Preston Bus
What goes around, comes around…unless you’re the Preston Orbital bus route. Rotala, the owners of former employee-owned Preston Bus, claim the route is impractical and unprofitable. They have announced a […]2 years ago Opinion: So was PrestFest on the Flag Market a success?
As fewer than half of those with tickets to Saturday night’s PrestFest turned up I thought I’d take a look through what needs to be tweaked if the event happens […]2 years ago Opinion: As communities we must unite against anyone sowing the seed of hate and division in our communities
This is the text from a speech by Ali Amla, given at the Holocaust Memorial Day memorial service in Preston Minster on Wednesday 27 January. Bismillah hir Rahma nir Rahim […]2 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Has the pride been lost in one of Preston’s iconic streets?
As the day began I had no idea what I was doing or why I was going to do it. But I thought I’d share my experiences with you as […]2 years ago Opinion: Why Preston must be heard against English Defence League demonstration
I’ve lived in Preston for a good part of my life. I came here as a very young child, living in the Avenham area, and going to Frenchwood school. We […]2 years ago Seven things Prestonians said on hearing there might be a charge for collecting brown bins
Collecting brown bin from homes in Preston may now come with an added charge. Preston City Council has unveiled plans to charge £30 per year per garden waste bin from […]2 years ago Opinion: Reflecting on the legacy of councillor Tom Burns
I can’t believe it’s almost two years since the death of my good friend and fellow Councillor Tom Burns. I was sat in a Neighbourhood Planning meeting in the YMCA […]2 years ago Most Discussed