Action Records gears up for ‘extremely important’ Record Store Day

actionrecords Action Records is gearing up for one of their biggest days of trading. Record Store Day returns this Saturday with participating stores around the world offering limited edition releases from […]

5 months ago
Seven great places to walk your dog in and around Preston

beacon fell What better way to take advantage of the longer evenings and the warmer weather than taking a walk with our furry friends. Here are a few beauty spots from in […]

5 months ago
Lancashire Encounter returns to become biennial fixture between Preston Guilds

The red canopies being put into position during last year's Encounter and two of the performers The Lancashire Encounter bridging the gap between the Preston Guild is to become a permanent fixture in the city events calendar. Funding has been secured to develop this year’s event […]

5 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital to take the strain as Chorley A&E closes

Royal Preston Hospital Royal Preston Hospital is to bear the brunt of the closure of Chorley’s A&E unit. A lack of middle grade doctors has forced Lancashire Teaching Hospitals to reduce the service […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hot dog paedophile trio jailed after luring teenage girls into modelling shoot scam

James Ruehle, Kert Birtwistle and Michael McDougall Three men who worked in a hot dog takeaway in Preston city centre have been jailed for sex offences against teenage girls. James Ruehle, Michael McDougall and Kert Birtwistle all […]

5 months ago
What future for Preston parkrun after Bristol ‘charging’ decision?

Parkrunners setting off in the Spring sunshine Pic: Robert Williams Preston parkrun has issued a statement as part of a nationwide response to a decision by a parish council in Bristol to charge parkrunners to use its park. The decision […]

5 months ago
Treasure Island to be performed at Ashton church hall

Some of the cast and crew of Treasure Island A community theatre group is bringing a swashbuckling comedy to a church in Ashton-on-Ribble. SATA Theatre Company is putting on a performance of Treasure Island during late April. Based on […]

5 months ago
Elizabeth Atkins steps down from Ashton ward to care for former MP husband

Liz Atkins is stepping down to look after her husband Ron A Preston councillor is stepping down to look after her elderly husband after four years in office. Elizabeth Atkins, who represents the Ashton ward, says she can no longer ‘juggle […]

5 months ago
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