Preston Grasshoppers is applying to replace its turf pitch with artificial grass. The rugby club in Lightfoot Lane says it wants to boost usage of its main pitch, especially during […]5 months ago May half-term inspiration for what to do with the kids at Museum of Lancashire
Is the calendar looking a little bare for activities to do this late May half-term? There’s a host of activities taking place at the under-threat Museum of Lancashire. The museum […]5 months ago Mapped: Where Preston and South Ribble community buildings may close
Prestonians are being urged to tell politicians their views on closing childrens centres and libraries in Preston and South Ribble. Libraries in Fulwood, Bamber Bridge, Lostock Hall and Penwortham could […]5 months ago Builder avoids jail after drunken punch up at Ingol wedding
A wedding guest was left with a broken nose after he was accused of flirting with another man’s girlfriend. Builder Ryan Mulliner, 22, from Preston, was told he was lucky […]5 months ago Advertisement Advertisement Kingsfold Primary School to reopen after norovirus outbreak
A Penwortham school shut due to an outbreak of norovirus is to be reopened on Monday. Kingsfold Primary School was closed by health officials on Friday morning after a large […]5 months ago Barnardo’s gets a record donation from Preston students
Hiking, cycling and seeing how far they could get from Preston without a penny to their name is how a group of UCLan students have raised thousands for charity. More […]5 months ago Why was there a plane circling over Preston?
A plane circling over the North West edge of Preston late on Saturday night caused alarm. The private Cessna 208b was doing loops in the Lea and Ingol area. Listed […]5 months ago How to apply to perform at Preston’s Lancashire Encounter festival
Artists from Preston and Lancashire are being offered the chance to create a show for a major arts festival in the city. Lancashire Encounter returns in late September to the […]5 months ago Most Discussed