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Huge plans to develop the church in Preston have been announced

A £1.5m plan to transform the parish of Preston – including upgrades to the Minster and a new Vicar of Preston – have been announced today. Blackburn Diocese has secured […]

2 months ago
Watch as lone piper plays at 6am for Preston Remembrance

The piper plays Battles O'er Pic: Michael Porter The piper plays Battles O’er Pic: Michael Porter A lone piper stood on the steps of Preston Minster ahead of dawn breaking over the city on Armistice Day. Part of […]

4 months ago
Music fundraiser to bring together Prestonians old and young

Music fans inside the Minster Music fans inside the Minster for the North by North West Festival A charity music fundraiser designed to bridge the generation gap is coming to Preston Minster. Age Concern and Creativity […]

5 months ago
Judiciary heckled by anti-fracking demonstrators during Judges Parade

Judges making their way through Preston city centre Judges making their way through Preston city centre Pic: Keith Johnson An age-old tradition took place in Preston city centre during Tuesday morning. The Judges Parade sees members of the […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pigeon Detectives to play Preston Minster

The Pigeon Detectives performing The Pigeon Detectives performing Preston Minster is to hold another gig as it looks to become a regular concert venue. ALTR booked The Sherlocks to headline as part of the […]

6 months ago
North by North West Festival already planning return to Preston

Music fans inside the Minster The Sherlocks played a packed out Preston Minster From The Sherlocks rocking the Minster to Karen Harding headlining Blitz it was a day of live music across the city. North […]

6 months ago
Woman raped in Preston city centre side alley

Stoneygate, running down by the Minster, just one of the areas to be looked at Pic: Richard Swan Police have closed off Stoneygate while they carry out investigation work Police are appealing for witnesses after a report of a woman being raped in Preston city centre. Update: Police […]

7 months ago
Human remains found in Church Street are laid to rest at Preston Minster

The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Grave Detective The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Graveyard Detectives A body was laid to rest in Preston city centre after hundreds of years. […]

8 months ago
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