Police offer appeal after Preston jewellery store raid

Police Line Tape A jewellery store in Preston was subject to a shocking daylight raid yesterday afternoon. Police are now appealing for information after two men, who were not thought to be armed, […]

5 years ago
Review: Hatch launch night of MAPS 2012 festival

FallenWall Arts On Monday evening, the Adelphi bar on Fylde Street, Preston, played host to Hatch, launch night for MAPS 2012 festival and a three hour preview event featuring contemporary performances from emerging […]

5 years ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre taking part in world’s biggest fundraising swim

Swimathon 2011 A leisure centre in Preston will take part in the world’s biggest fundraising swim this weekend to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care. On Sunday 29th April, Fulwood Leisure […]

5 years ago
Preston Past: Fishergate,100 years of change (Part 2)

Fishergate c.1898 Compare the above image of Fishergate around 1898 with the Fishergate 1952 below. It is interesting to note how much changed in only 50 years or so. Both images show the Gilbert Scott Town Hall, […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lush Preston launch global campaign to end animal testing

Lush Preston International cosmetics brand Lush, alongside Humane Society International (HSI), will tomorrow launch a global campaign to end animal testing. In stores across the world, including the United States, Australia, India, […]

5 years ago
Can you offer Preston museum a piece of Lancashire history?

Museum of Lancashire A newly refurbished museum based in Preston is once again touring Lancashire in search of rare and interesting items to be displayed in its People’s Gallery later in the year. […]

5 years ago
Preston in the Picture: The Guild Wheel – Preston Skyline

preston skyline This picture was taken from the banks of the River Ribble, close to the entrance to Preston Docks. It’s a stretch of the river that was once referred to locally […]

5 years ago
Preston craft store raises cash for charity

HobbyCraft Charity Event for SPACE A leading retail store in Preston put on an afternoon of Spring craft making fun today, all in aid of a local charity. HobbyCraft, the national arts and crafts chain, […]

5 years ago
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