Preston Tech company seeks funding for new Smart TV

Preston based tech company is looking for sponsors of a new under cabinet TV. Coolvision is releasing eidola, the first 17″ under cabinet smart TV offering a digital TV tuner and also running Android and a huge library of downloadable apps.   Basically it’s a smart TV specifically designed for use in kitchens that mounts underneath a wall cabinet or shelf with a fold down […]

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Facebook cover photo details canal at Preston

Our recent Facebook banner photo update created some discussion about the exact location. The picture was taken on the Ashton-on-Ribble section of the old Lancaster Canal in Preston. The houses shown in the picture are on Shelley Road and the back gardens slope down towards the water. Most house owners have made a feature of their back garden, turning them into mini-jetties or pubs(!) a […]

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In Photos: 15 Tastiest Things at Lancashire Market

Lancashire Easter Market has come and gone for another year and my cupboard is stocked with all kinds of goodies and treats. Although not celebrated as a food festival – craft stalls were also welcome – the Lancashire Market in Preston did have a good selection of fine food on offer, and I tried most of them. This was originally going to be titled the […]

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Updated: Police find missing Lea teenager safe and well

Police say a 13-year-old girl from Lea was found safe and well on Saturday night. Chloe Tate of Savick Way had last been seen at 8.45am on Thursday 17 April. Lancashire Police put out an appeal on Saturday evening to ask the public for help finding her, and within a few hours reported she was found safe and well.

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Local elections 2014: Preston residents urged to register to vote

Prestonians are being urged to ensure they are registered to vote ahead of the local and European elections in May. Residents need to ensure they are on the electoral register ahead of the poll so they can have their say. Lorraine Norris, chief executive of Preston City Council, said: “You must be on the electoral register to have your say in the Local and European […]

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Video: Watch birds-eye view of the Lancashire Market in Preston

We took a go pro camera, strapped it to the end of a broom handle and produced this fly-through of the Lancashire Market. So view our over the shoulder look at the market, taking in all the stalls and getting up close and personal with a hog roast. It’s a great way to experience the market which had more than 90 stalls lining Friargate. Plus […]

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