View a flight over Preston North End’s Deepdale stadium

Take a flight over the home of Preston North End with a birds-eye view. A Quadcopter gives you a view of the Deepdale stadium and surrounding streets. It’s a great view across the city as well. If you’re viewing on our app, click here to watch the video. Sir Tom’s stand is clearly visible and The Splash is the take off point. Thanks to HawkEye […]

2 months ago by
Penwortham Town's seniors Saturday side

Funding for Penwortham Town FC to hold family events

A Penwortham football team has secured valuable funds from the county council. Penwortham Town FC applied to Penwortham North county councillor David Howarth for £750 to buy a mess tent to help when hosting events. The club, which has approximately 200 members signed up, has junior and senior teams competing in the Lancashire league. County councillor Howarth has approved a grant of £350 to the […]

3 months ago by
Suz Member in action

Preston boxer Suz Member to appear on TalkSport Radio

A Preston boxer is to appear on TalkSport Radio during Bank Holiday Monday. Professional fighter Suz Member will be speaking about his career to date, alongside his day job of being a firefighter. Member recently turned down a lucrative sponsorship deal from an alcohol firm because he said it would encourage underage drinking. He will cover how he’s battled his way up from unlicensed boxing […]

3 months ago by
korova arts and cafe bar Want to promote your local business? pne-football-coaching630

Half-term football sessions offered by Sir Tom Finney Foundation

The next Preston North End legend could be found during half-term thanks to a new football school. Coaching sessions from the Sir Tom Finney Foundation are being held at the Springfields training ground. It runs from Tuesday 27 May to Friday 30 May. The Foundation offers courses for children aged four to 14-years-old. A statement from Preston North End said: “During this soccer school, the […]

3 months ago by

Fans eye view of Preston North End’s season

It has taken me a few days, but I am now ready to come to terms with the fact that Preston North End’s season is over. Although we had another heartbreaking play off defeat, there have been plenty of positives to come from this season. We have had our fare share of managers in the past few seasons, but Simon Grayson has put the pride […]

3 months ago by

Joe Garner’s wonder strike trends worldwide as Preston North End draw

Preston North End left the first leg of their League One play-off in a stalemate, but it was Joe Garner’s right foot that was the talk of the game. Rotherham were left stunned as Garner delivered one of the goals of the season to bring North End back level. And his goal went worldwide as it trended on Twitter with football fans buzzing after an […]

4 months ago by

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into your inbox every Sunday with a round-up of our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening in the city.