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In pictures: Ben Ashworth and bum pants runners take over Avenham Park

Ben and his wife Louise before the Santa Dash More than 120 runners took to Avenham Park and showed more than a bit of leg. The park was taken over for Ben Ashworth’s third Cheeky Santa Dash. Ashworth, who […]

1 month ago
Preston’s Muslim community marches for Prophet’s birthday

Hundreds of Muslim men have paraded through the streets of Fishwick and Deepdale to mark the Prophet Mohammed’s birthday. The now annual event sees traffic come to a halt around […]

1 month ago
Historical origins of the Deepdale Enclosure in Preston

With the recent news of the Deepdale Enclosure to keep its special heritage status, we thought that it would be interesting to look into this small area and its fascinating […]

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In pictures: Santa Dash returns to St Catherine’s Hospice for Christmas Festival

Dashing Santas! A Preston hospice saw good tidings and Christmas cheer spread during its annual festive weekend. The Christmas Festival at St Catherine’s Hospice took place during Saturday (3 December) and Sunday […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston photographer begins annual Christmas Tree challenge

The Christmas Tree in the Flag Market Pic: Keith Sergeant The countdown to the ‘most wonderful time of the year’ is once again being documented by a Preston photographer. Keith Sergeant sets himself the challenge of photographing a different Christmas […]

2 months ago
Completion of £1.2m Winckley Square Gardens is a ‘landmark day’ for Preston

£1.2m ‘sympathetic restoration’ of Winckley Square Gardens now complete Reopening hailed as a ‘landmark day for Preston city centre signalling an ‘exciting future’ Square reopened by Preston’s Mayor Coun John […]

2 months ago
Preston’s Lancashire Encounter to be showcased in photo exhibition

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter It was three days which brought Preston together and showcased the arts and culture of the city. Now you’ll be able to relive the Lancaster Encounter festival with an exhibition […]

2 months ago
Preston pauses on Remembrance Sunday to remember the fallen

Preston paused to pay its respects to those who lost their lives in conflict. The Flag Market was the location for the Remembrance Day service. Dignitaries paraded from the Markets […]

2 months ago
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