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Preston woman launches online fashion boutique that operates from Fulwood

Jane has launched her fashion boutique Jane Alisa Pearson has launched Fifi Rose Boutique A fashion lover from Preston has launched her online fashion boutique that operates from Fulwood. Fifi Rose Boutique was set up by Jane […]

3 months ago
Preston artist to showcase her work at a national exhibition

Preston artist, Hilary Hollingworth, is to showcase her work which explores the Witches of Pendle stories at the UK’s biggest event for textile art, design and craft. Hilary’s work, The […]

3 months ago
Meet the lollipop lady who has spent five decades helping Longridge pupils

Irene on patrol A Longridge lollipop lady is officially the longest serving in Britain. Irene Reid, 78, has been helping school pupils cross the road for almost five decades and has clocked-up to […]

3 months ago
Weight loss inspires Preston woman to open a Fulwood gym

Cheryl Hughes after her weight loss A Preston woman who recently opened a gym has revealed her weightloss story. Cheryl Hughes decided to open the fitness studio after being inspired […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crowdfunded funeral plea for Ribbleton woman Mandy Boar

Mandy Boar Mandy Boar Tributes have been paid to a Ribbleton woman who has passed away in hospital. Mandy Boar, 53, died in Royal Preston Hospital on Tuesday (10 October) from a […]

3 months ago
Preston couple will compete in America’s World’s Strongest series

Luke Davies and girlfriend Rhianon Lovelace will compete in the World’s Strongest competition A couple from Preston are set to compete in the renowned World’s Strongest competition, that will take […]

3 months ago
Father-and-son duo to perform in Autism’s Got Talent 2017 Roadshow

Father-and-son duo, from Preston, who performed in Autism’s Got Talent 2017, will be returning for a performance in the Autism’s Got Talent 2017 Roadshow. Matthew and Callum Bennett, who also […]

3 months ago
Tributes paid to St Catherine’s Hospice fundraising legend

John was known as 'Mr Hospice' for his fundraising work John was known as ‘Mr Hospice’ for his fundraising work A man who pumped hundreds of thousands of pounds into a Preston hospice has died. John Nickson, known to many […]

4 months ago
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