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Preston Roller Girls back in action at Preston College

The Roller Girls celebrate their Tier 4 victory Preston’s rapidly rising roller derby team is back in action in the city against teams from across the country. The Preston Roller Girls host their first British Championship bout of […]

8 months ago
Ronnie O’Sullivan returns to Preston Guild Hall to do battle with Judd Trump

Ronnie v Judd Snooker superstar Ronnie O’Sullivan makes a return to Preston Guild Hall for a special one-off grudge match. ‘The Rocket’, who still holds the record for the fastest ever 147 break, […]

8 months ago
Charity boxing show sees punches traded for good cause by Larches and Savick Boxing gym

Action shots from the charity boxing match Pics: Amy Farnworth Ingol Labour Club was packed to the rafters on Sunday afternoon as it played host to a charity boxing show organised by Larches and Savick Boxing gym. With two skills […]

8 months ago
World Senior Snooker Championships sets up at Preston Guild Hall

Broadcast trucks parked up at the Guild Hall on Friday morning Pic: Tony Worrall Famous names in the world of snooker return to Preston Guild Hall from Saturday lunchtime. The World Senior Snooker Championships has begun setting up in the venue. Broadcast on Sky […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Parking in Preston: Council-run car parks see rise in hourly rates of up to 33 per cent

Avenham car park has space for up to 560 car parks Pic: Paul Melling The cost of leaving your car in some city centre car parks is to rocket from April. A 24-hour parking ticket for Avenham car park is to rise by 33 […]

8 months ago
Jamie Carragher Football Academy could open in Preston

The site in Fishwick where Jamie Carragher's football academy may open A football academy run by a former Liverpool FC legend could be opening in Preston. The Jamie Carragher Football Academy has applied to convert a former self storage firm’s site […]

9 months ago
Preston Sports Awards 2016: Nominate your sporting heroes from across the city

corpus christi Nominations have opened for the chance to recognise those who make sport happen in Preston. The annual Preston Sports Awards gives teams and individuals a chance to shine for their […]

9 months ago
How Larches boxing club is gaining a cult following for its no nonsense gym

Inside the Larches and Savick boxing club gym Larches and Savick ABC have churned out some heavyweight names in boxing over the last few years with Scott Fitzgerald (Commonwealth Gold Medal winner and now Pro-Boxer under Matchroom and […]

9 months ago
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