Lottery winner of unclaimed million pound prize is in Preston

National Lottery logo Pic: Man With Red Eyes Prestonians are being asked to check their lottery tickets as a potential winner is somewhere in the city. A million quid is awaiting its winner as the National Lottery say […]

4 months ago
Win the chance to be at Best of Britannia North for free

The Old Post Office at last year's Best of Britannia North A showcase of British design and products comes to Preston in March – and you could have a browse for free. Best of Britannia North returns to the Old Post […]

4 months ago
Preston Markets: Secret report discussed about how much council will spend

Preston's Markets are set for a complete facelift in the coming years An undisclosed sum of funding for Preston Markets scheme has been approved. Preston City Council met last week to discuss receiving additional capital funds for the mullti-million redevelopment of the […]

4 months ago
See these two guys making their way around Preston

Dwellers of Preston Bus Station make it to the roof These two prehistoric creatures are part of a new film using Preston Bus Station as its backdrop. Nothing Happens, Twice is a video art project from award-winning artist Nathaniel Mellors. […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Why are these Preston pensioners now significantly richer?

Pensioner's were sent a letter asking if they wanted the free check Pic: Tim Hamilton A number of pensioners in Ribbleton have been given a financial boost in the last few months. A free benefits check run by Lancashire County Council found the elderly residents […]

4 months ago
How Anglo Saxon are we all really? Preston professor traces our link

Dr Duncan Sayer and the remains at Cambridge they used for their study The average British person is one third Anglo-Saxon, according to new research carried out by a Preston professor. Dr Duncan Sayer, at the University of Central Lancashire, is part of […]

4 months ago
Fracking near Preston: Public meeting to be held at Preston Minster before inquiry begins

Anti-Fracking demonstrators from across the UK gather in Preston the headquarters of Lancashire County Council. Councillors are debating whether to give the go-ahead to two applications to Frack in the County by energy firm Caudrilla A public meeting is to be held in Preston ahead of an inquiry into whether fracking near the city should take place. Lancashire County Council voted last year to reject […]

4 months ago
Macs Bar allowed to keep its licence and remain open

Macs bar has been closed since early June A Preston bar which was forced to close last year after allegations of underage drinking and violence has overturned its licence ban. Macs Bar in Friargate was hauled before licensing […]

4 months ago
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