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How to see common terns at Preston Docks

A common tern feeding a chick Pic: Billy Matthews There’s a star turn at Preston Docks during the weeks ahead. Hundreds of common terns are nesting at the Marina with around 130 pairs spotted. The RSPB is running a […]

5 months ago
Picture proves why a dog really is man’s best friend

Esta sits patiently by Dale's side Pic: CatsDog Photography An emotional photograph showing the close bond between a dog and its owner taken by a Preston snapper has won a national competition. Esta has been caring for Dale, who […]

5 months ago
New designer menswear shop opening in Fishergate

The former Bank shop in Fishergate Pic: Paul Swarbrick A former mens clothing shop in Preston’s main high street has a new tenant. And it’s more of the same for the Fishergate unit. Bank fashion has moved out and […]

5 months ago
BHS in Preston be one of the first to shut

BHS in Fishergate Pic: George D Thompson Preston’s branch of BHS is to be one of the first in the UK to close. Administrators have set the date for when the shop in Fishergate closes. Last ditch […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Barry Crook missing: Man with mental health issues last seen at Preston Bus Station

Barry Crook was last seen at Preston Bus Station Police are appealing to find a man last seen at Preston Bus Station. Update: On Tuesday (19 July) Lancashire Police said Barry had been found safe and well Barry Crook […]

5 months ago
These are Preston’s hidden gems

Sometimes Preston doesn’t get painted in the best light, but tens of thousands of us choose to live here and we know the corners of tranquillity that make it a […]

5 months ago
Harris Museum goes Tricolore in solidarity with Nice

The council is lighting the Harris in the French colours until Monday The Tricolore lit Preston’s iconic Harris Museum and Art Gallery on Friday night in memory of the Nice terror attack victims. 84 people died in the Bastille Day incident where […]

5 months ago
Video shows jack-knifed lorry on M6 near Preston

Footage has emerged showing a tanker stranded on the M6 moments after jack-knifing. The blue vehicle is seen by the passenger stranded near Junction 31A of the M6. Chris Burdon […]

5 months ago
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