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This Preston man is training for the 2024 Olympics

A Preston man is training for the 2024 Olympics, and is raising money to do so. Rob Murray, 24, lives in Preston but originally from Northern Ireland, has been sailing […]

4 months ago
Preston woman completes running challenge in honour of Ben Ashworth

Pita Nadine and Ben Ashworth A Preston woman has completed a running challenge in memory of Ben Ashworth, raising money and awareness for three charities close to his and his […]

5 months ago
Mermaid and Shark academy is opening in Preston

Aqua Mermaid and Shark Academy is opening in Preston A mermaid and shark academy is making its way to Preston, helping youngsters to get fit and interested with water. Jo […]

5 months ago
This Preston woman has completed 100 marathons

Gina Biggs has completed 100 marathons Gina Biggs has completed 100 marathons Marathons are usually big achievements in themselves, however for a Preston woman, one marathon wasn’t quite enough. Gina Biggs, 28, has taken the marathon […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Challenge yourself in 2018 with fitness events in and around Preston

Looking down on Parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown Looking down on parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown With every new year comes a new opportunity to focus on health and getting fit – especially after all […]

5 months ago
Calls for Preston North End to honour world’s first black professional footballer

Arthur Warton is thought to be the world’s first black professional footballer A petition has been started calling for Preston North End to honour another part of its proud history. […]

5 months ago
Dick, Kerr Ladies memorial unveiled at Preston North End

The Dick, Kerr Ladies memorial The Dick, Kerr Ladies memorial A piece of Preston’s sporting history was marked on the side of the city’s football ground. Dick, Kerr Ladies were the most successful women’s football […]

5 months ago
Free family activities to be held at Cardinal Newman College

Families are set to get healthier with free activity sessions taking place at Cardinal Newman College. Brought to you by Family 1st Fitness, the new partnership with the college will […]

6 months ago
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