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Why was there a military plane flying low over Preston?

A view of the RAF plane spotted Pic: Rob Monfea A view of the RAF plane spotted Pic: Rob Monfea Prestonians were looking skywards throughout Thursday afternoon as a low-flying military plane went overhead. The Airbus A400M was taking part […]

4 months ago
Alston Hall fire: Late night astronomy session helps save listed mansion

A picture taken from the observatory of the Alston Hall fire A picture taken from the observatory of the Alston Hall fire Astronomers undertaking a late-night spotting exercise sounded the alarm about a fire which has left a grade-II listed building […]

4 months ago
Free stargazing event to take place in Preston

The observatory in Moor Park is operated by UCLan Pic: Paul Melling The observatory in Moor Park is operated by UCLan Pic: Paul Melling Prestonians are being urged to look up and join in a stargazing event. Moor Park Observatory, owned and […]

4 months ago
Watch as Alston Hall fire sees a third of the building damaged

Alston Hall with aerial platforms on site Firefighters are having to pump water from a nearby pond to extinguish the fire at Alston Hall. pic.twitter.com/zwHTCtVUhI — Lancashire Fire (@LancashireFRS) March 16, 2017 A Victorian hall on the […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Winckley Square’s future needs YOUR help

Enjoying the sunshine in the new Winckley Square seating area Pic: Tony Worrall Enjoying the sunshine in the new Winckley Square seating area Pic: Tony Worrall It’s undergone a major restoration but now those behind the revamp of Winckley Square want your help. […]

4 months ago
UCLan are holding a 24 hour festival of improvisation

UCLan will be holding The 25 Hour Day, in which musicians will be playing a wide variety of instruments in a 24 hour improvisation. Taking place at UCLan Media Fatory […]

4 months ago
This eight-year-old completes 2.2k run for her poorly cousin

On 12 March, Holly Worden, from Preston, decided to complete a charity race for the her poorly cousin who was diagnosed with epilepsy. Holly wanted to compete in the sponsored […]

4 months ago
Butler Street turn is still being enforced

One of the new signs about the change in layout at Fishergate as you leave the station Pic: Tony Worrall One of the new signs about the change in layout at Fishergate as you leave the station Pic: Tony Worrall While Fishergate bus lane fines might be being reviewed by […]

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