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McVicar rebukes pay critics

UCLan’s Vice-Chancellor has warned that “ill-informed” discussions of senior staff pay will simply drive competent professionals out of the UK and into the hands of overseas competitors. His warning comes […]

7 years ago
Murdered hedgehog’s carer vows to beat thugs and carry on

A Lancashire woman has vowed to continue her work with a charity she runs from her home, a week after mindless thugs shot and murdered one of her patients.

7 years ago
Lasting Olympics legacy for local community

Despite the weather’s best efforts, it failed to disrupt proceedings and it failed to dampen the spirits of the residents around Ashton Park as they celebrated the opening of a […]

7 years ago
Photos from New Meadow Street Labour Club

When scouting the Preston blogosphere for assorted web links to go in our weekly roundup, I came across an entry on Garry Cook’s Long Lens blog. Garry describes himself as […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Recycling Lives

Imagine a charity that could radically improve and change the lives of the homeless. Not only providing them with aid and a roof over their heads, but equipping them with […]

7 years ago
Let’s make a Sound Map of Preston! #uksm

Preston is a diverse city. Culturally, geographically and demographically. A city filled with many different sights, smells and pertinently, sounds. The British Library have recently created the UK Sound Map. […]

7 years ago
Slideshow: Run Preston 2010

run preston Today fun runners and professionals alike took part in Run Preston, with the course snaking all around Preston city centre. See if you can spot yourself in our photos from […]

7 years ago
Preston Blogs Digest

Since starting last week, this weekly digest will pull together some of the best web links and articles to do with Preston, both from our listed blogs and other sources. […]

7 years ago
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