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New online forum launched for musical Prestonians

A new forum has launched for musicians and music fans based in Preston. P-City was founded a fortnight ago by an anonymous administrator, although the website was built by Paddy Green, of local band Zvilnik. The person who runs the website, known only as The Admin, told us: “There was plenty of complaining about the scene or lack of scene. It seemed to me that […]

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Darwin Day Celebration Lecture 2014: Why Darwin Won’t Let Facebook Get You More Friends

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) School of Psychology announced their ninth annual Darwin Day Celebration Lecture. Professor Robin Dunbar, from the University of Oxford will deliver a lecture entitled “Why Darwin Won’t Let Facebook Get You More Friends”. Robin is one of Britain’s most well-known and influential evolutionary psychologists, and is famous for his theory that evolution places a limit on the possible size […]

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Opinion: A tribute to Sir Tom Finney

It’s not exaggerating to say that Preston has lost its favourite son. Sir Tom Finney was quite simply the best footballer to ever play for Preston North End Football Club. For the city of Preston, he transcended the idea of just being a footballer. He represents a reason to be proud of the city, he represents everything a footballer, and indeed a person, should be. […]

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Valentine’s Day event at St George’s Shopping Centre.

Celebrating the day of love St George’s Shopping Centre in Preston has laid on live entertainment with one of the UK’s most established Weddings and event singers. Come and enjoy Adam deliver all time romantic classics in his warm and mellow tones. The event will be on Friday 14th February. If you are lucky, you may even get a delicious chocolate heart to take away. […]

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RSPCA Preston Manager plans Ark Extension for cats 

John Alan Wareing, manager of the Preston & District RSPCA Animal Shelter together with Julie Tattler have announced an extension to the cats shelter, at their own home. Ever growing number of animals, in particularly cats has meant the couple having to extend their home by constructing an extension from their house down into the garden. Due to the ever growing number of animals especially […]

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Sharoe Green Lane partial closure to cause travel disruption

Preston Bus announced Sharoe Green Lane will be closed for West bound traffic from junction of Green Drive to junction with A6 Garstang Road. Repairs need to be made to a leaking water main. The road will be closed between 8am to 4pm from Monday 17th Feb to Wednesday 19th Feb. Preston Bus will operate a free shuttle bus through the Broadwood Estate, Garstang Road, […]

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