Former UCLan student reportedly ‘killed fighting for ISIS’

uclan logo A former UCLan student is believed to have been killed while fighting for ISIS, according to reports from The Mirror. Abdulrahman Shariff enrolled at UCLan in 2014 while his brother Khalif […]

7 months ago
Easter egg hunt and more at Lancashire Market over Easter

Crowds filling the Lancashire Market on Friargate The Lancashire Market will return to Preston city centre later this month. Exotic animals, live entertainment, an Easter egg hunt and a picnic on the high street are some of […]

7 months ago
Preston among highest for teenage pregnancy in Britain

Teenage pregnancy relatively high in Preston. Credit: Frank de Kleine New figures reveal Preston to have some of the highest rates for teenage pregnancy in Britain. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that there were 22,653 conceptions to […]

8 months ago
McDonald’s in Preston among first to start serving gourmet ‘Signature Collection’

New gourmet 'Signature Collection' now serving at McDonald's A McDonald’s restaurant in Preston has become one of the first outside London to start serving their newest range. The Signature Collection launched to around 28 restaurants in the south […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Dice & Donuts board game café granted licence to serve alcohol

Dice & Donuts granted premises licence Dice & Donuts has been granted a premises licence to serve alcohol during their opening hours. The venue, a board game café on Butler Street in Preston, has been operating […]

8 months ago
David Gest to return to Preston Guild Hall this summer

David Gest will perform at the Guild Hall TV star and producer David Gest will return to Preston Guild Hall for a show this summer. He brings the tour, called the ‘David Gest Is Not Dead But Alive […]

8 months ago
Preston weather warning: Hazardous icy conditions expected to form overnight

Drive carefully Widespread frost is expected to form overnight and into Tuesday morning, according to a warning from the Met Office. The cold weather will begin on Monday evening with rain and […]

8 months ago
Your pictures as snow hits Preston in March

Miller Park by Aimee Hudson Snow is falling thick and fast across Preston causing both delays and plenty of pictures on social media. Although we received a snow warning from the Met Office, it’s still […]

8 months ago
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