Boil water warning lifted by United Utilities in number of Lancashire areas

Tap water is not safe to drink Pic: Olly Clarke The boil water warning has now been lifted in a number of postcodes in Lancashire. After three weeks without water, some 80,000 homes will now have access to safe water […]

9 months ago
Mulbury Homes make donation to Preston charity ahead of affordable housing scheme

Charles Sanderson Glyn Barrett and Kevin Morris look on as Claire Morris presents the cheque to Laura Budd with Gail Carter Mulbury Homes have made a donation to award-winning Preston charity The Foxton Centre. Three of the housing developer’s most senior management staff also volunteered their time to serve hot food […]

9 months ago
Blitz relaunches tonight in new location and aiming for broader appeal

blitz Blitz relaunches tonight in a brand new venue after an absence of several months. The nightclub will now be at the former site of Coda and the Frog and Bucket […]

9 months ago
Preston board game café gets premises and estimated opening date

dice and donuts Dice and Donuts is set to open in October after securing premises at 6 Butler Street in Preston. The board game café secured funding as part of BID Preston’s Guild Merchant […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Six reasons why Preston is a great place to be a student

Views around Preston This week saw another batch of A-Level students celebrate (or run away from!) their highly anticipated results, which in turn will welcome a new set of fresh-faced undergraduates to our […]

10 months ago
Preston attracted 6.6 million tourists in 2014

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday 11 July in Avenham Park Preston attracted 6.6 million tourists in 2014, contributing an estimated £284 million to the economy. Lancashire saw increased visitors across the board, with Blackpool and Lancaster also attracting a substantial […]

10 months ago
22 wet and windy pictures from The Big Pedal

Councillor Peter Kelly A number of cyclists turned out for The Big Pedal despite poor conditions. Last Sunday (July 26), cyclists braved the elements to take part in the family-friendly event at Avenham […]

10 months ago
The Ferret launch their own house ale

ferret beer 2 The Ferret have launched their own real ale called Feral Hop. Presumably great for washing down the infamous Feral Ferret burger, the ale is described as hoppy, pale in colour […]

10 months ago
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