Three Lancashire County Council offices to be sold in Preston

The two county offices line Cross Street Pic: Google Three city centre offices are to be sold off by Lancashire County Council as it seeks to save millions of pounds. 1960s offices blocks in Cross Street on Winckley Square […]

5 months ago
How ‘lack of talent’ is holding back Preston tech firms says Vibe Tickets founder

Vibe Tickets founder Luke Massie A Preston entrepreneur has written about the challenges of launching a tech start-up in the city. Luke Massie, who is the founder of Vibe Tickets, says a ‘lack of talent’ […]

5 months ago
Preston Youth Zone plans lodged for Preston Bus Station site

Another view of the Youth Zone alongside the Bus Station Final plans for Preston’s new Youth Zone, in the shadow of Preston Bus Station, have been submitted. A scaled-back version of the original design the public voted for was revealed […]

5 months ago
Burglar pinched student’s laptop containing master’s project three weeks before deadline

Elona Green A prolific burglar who raided a house in Preston and stole a laptop containing a masters’ degree student’s work has been jailed for three years. Elona Green, 34, was high […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lorry crash closes M6 and M55 at Preston

The lorry as seen from the opposite carriageway Pic: Adrian Dorin The M6 southbound was closed near Preston due to a jackknifed lorry. Motorists are reporting long delays in both directions and stretching back to the Broughton roundabout and into Preston because […]

5 months ago
Fulwood Library campaigners say children’s centre decision ‘gives them hope’

Fulwood library, built in 1939, could soon be closed Campaigners battling to stop a library in Preston closing say they have been given hope due to a decision about a nearby children’s centre. Fulwood library is earmarked for closure […]

5 months ago
World class snooker returning to Preston Guild Hall

Some of the top players in the world will be on the baize in Preston Pic: World Snooker Preston Guild Hall has secured a big break as the top class snooker returns once again. Ladbrokes World Grand Prix Snooker is to be played and featured 32 of the […]

5 months ago
The Gruffalo entertains children at St George’s Shopping Centre

Did you manage to spot The Gruffalo in Preston? The loveable monster kept children entertained during the Bank Holiday weekend in the city. He was at St George’s Shopping Centre […]

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