Preston’s College sees standards fall in most recent Ofsted inspection

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood One of Preston’s largest education institutions is under pressure after slipping back in its most recent inspection. Preston’s College has been rated as ‘requiring improvement’ across the board by education […]

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No trains between Preston and Blackpool for TEN weekends

Northern Rail services are being affected by the works Pic: 70023venus2009 You won’t be able to get from Preston to Blackpool by train at a weekend for ten weeks. Network Rail is carrying out work to electrify the line between the […]

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Student flats at Innovation House decision delayed

Another view of the Innovation House development A decision on whether a huge new block of student flats can be built in Preston has been delayed. Innovation House is proposed for the former Powell’s biscuit factory site […]

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What’s on in Preston during 2017: From Flag Market fun to egg rolling tradition

The Mini Mela was a success meaning a larger Mela can be planned It might be Blue Monday (the most depressing day of the year) but there’s reason to get the calendar out and start circling some dates in Preston. Responding to criticism […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Murder investigation launched into disappearance of Fulwood woman

Victoria was last seen by her family in December 2014 A murder investigation has been launched into the disappearance of a Fulwood woman. Greater Manchester Police searched a property in Bolton on Monday morning in connection with missing woman Victoria […]

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Police seek man wearing flower garland after Preston bar attack

Police want to speak to this man following an attack in Beachcomber bar Police want to speak to a man wearing a Hawaiian flower garland after an attack at a bar in Preston city centre during the Christmas period. A 38-year-old man was […]

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Ingol bus service to go via side roads to help elderly and disabled passengers

Ingol's 44 service is to see a route change Pic: emdjt42 Ingol is to see an extended bus service go into more of the side roads in the area. Preston Bus has announced the route of the 44 is now to […]

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Winckley Square office blocks could become flats as deal likely

The first part of a planning application for the Winckley House building has been submitted Pic: Google A Manchester-based developer is closing in on a deal to convert three former council offices into new apartments. Ladson Group has tabled the first-stage of plans for Winckley House on […]

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