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Preston boxer Mick Hall who has battled drink and drugs now faces redeeming title fight

Mick Hall is staying on the straight and narrow - and seeing boxing success Preston middleweight Mick Hall has revealed his forthcoming contest for the Central Area title in Wigan in December is his last chance to redeem himself from drink and drugs. Hall, […]

4 months ago
Preston council run car parks to offer cashless payment

Avenham car park has space for up to 560 car parks Pic: Paul Melling Anyone parking at a number of council-run car parks from early next year are to be given the chance to pay by phone. Preston City Council is preparing to put […]

4 months ago
Santa ‘body doubles’ needed for St George’s Shopping Centre grotto

A Preston charity is in need of Santa ‘body doubles’ this Christmas in the hope of making its grotto a success. Galloway’s Society for the Blind, which operates in St […]

4 months ago
Preston wants these restaurants in the Markets Cinema plan

Preston may be seeing these national chains in future As Preston’s cinema plan got the nod we asked Prestonians which restaurants they wanted to see coming to the city. The £50m Preston Markets plan has secured planning permission. It […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Greenlands social club announces closure

The Greenlands club in Chatburn Road Pic: Google A social club in Ribbleton has called time at the bar for one last time. Greenlands New Labour Club in Chatburn Road has announced its closure with immediate effect. A […]

4 months ago
New bail date set for Ben Pennington nightclub attack suspect

Ben Pennington pictured in intensive care by his father The main suspect in an attack which left a Preston man in a coma has been set a new bail date. Lancashire Police are continuing to investigate the assault on […]

4 months ago
How an expanded Preston may look as artists report progress a year on

A free Expanded City book will be available for all those stopping by, and Olivia Keith's drawing of the edge of Preston An afternoon of tea, cake and discussion about how Preston accommodates 5,000 new homes is on the menu for Friday. The Expanded City is an art project being run by […]

4 months ago
Police release CCTV appeal after man knocked out in Cameo

Three men, pictured, are wanted by police in connection with the incident Three men are being hunted after a man was left with head injuries in a nightclub attack. In what Preston Police are describing as ‘a shocking and brutal attack’ a […]

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