preston

BgeSz7MIcAAg6bi

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. […]

10 months ago by
Adam Chandler

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. […]

10 months ago by
cats

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 […]

10 months ago by
christmas in preston Want to reach Prestonians Advertise here? korova arts and cafe bar Want to promote your local business? preston bus

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, […]

10 months ago by
Police-line-tape-010

Police seek information after indecent exposure at Tom Benson Way

Preston Police are appealing for information after a 16 year old girl was approached by a male who exposed himself to her. The incident happened just after 4.00pm on Tuesday February 4 2014. The girl was approached by a male near to the junction of Tom Benson Way and Merrytrees Lane. Reportedly, the man dropped his trousers and exposed himself after the girl got off […]

10 months ago by
antics

Antics clubnight to say goodbye to Preston

Niche clubnight Antics will hold its last Preston event on Saturday March 1st. The night, which was previously held on the first Saturday of every month at The Ferret, will then move to Night and Day Café in Manchester. The Lucid Dream will headline the event, with support coming from Manchester band The Watchmakers and East Lancashire’s The Strange. It will also feature DJ sets from The Ark […]

10 months ago by

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into your inbox every Sunday with a round-up of our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening in the city.