Coronation Street star Tisha Merry joins a Preston hospice for their annual garden fete. St Catherine’s Hospice have invited Tisha, who plays Steph in Corrie, to their Yellow Day fete in the hospice grounds on Sunday. Tisha, 21, supports the hospice after her grandfather Babilas Felicien John-Baptiste was cared for there earlier this year. She will be one of many tying a yellow ribbon to […]3 months ago by Ed Walker Share
Don’t forget to visit the new NetGarms.Com shop in Preston today It’s the grand opening Saturday 14 June at 11am The new designer clothes outlet is located at the former Duncan’s shop at 135 Fishergate in Preston. They are offering up to 50% off with free snacks, drinks, dj sets during the day and an opening after party at Glover’s Bar. The store has some […]3 months ago by Tony Worrall Share
An ambitious plan entered in a housing competition would see two Garden Cities created to the West and East of Preston. Entered into the Wolfson Economics Prize 2014 the Social Cities plan uses the Freiburg garden city model as its basis, and argues Preston should be one of three areas to receive a new city, alongside Rugby and Kent, and see swathes of new housing created. Planners […]3 months ago by Ed Walker Share Want to promote your local business?
On Friday 13th June 2014 at 12.45pm a ceremony took place on Preston’s Market Square facing the Preston War Memorial, also known as the Cenotaph. The ceremony was led by the Right Worshipful Mayor of Preston, Councillor Nicholas Pomfret. Fortunately, the Sun shone brightly over the square for the occasion and the attendees along with congregated crowds were able to partake in the service without having […]3 months ago by Paul D. Swarbrick Share
A Preston business have been getting into the World Cup spirit – by turning their offices into a giant England flag. Marketing agency every1 got the paint out for their Preston Docks base to turn it into the cross of St George. Measuring six metres high and 30 metres long they reckon it’s probably the largest England flag in the city, if not the county. […]3 months ago by Ed Walker Share
Overnight closures of the M6 northbound take place on Friday 13 June and Saturday 14 June. The motorway is to be closed from junction 31 to 32. On Friday 13 June this will be from 10pm to 6am. On Saturday 14 June it will be from 9pm to 6am. On Saturday the M6 southbound is also to be closed at junction 32 between 10pm and […]3 months ago by Ed Walker Share