Taste test: How Preston’s new Turkish restaurant gives more than just a Taste of Turkey

An authentic Turkish restaurant called A Taste of Turkey has opened just off Manchester Road in Avenham. Husband and wife team Gue and Hakan moved from Istanbul to Preston about […]

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Preston Book Group has a new venue – and will soon host bestselling authors

A Preston Book Group meeting Preston Book Group has a new city centre venue for its monthly meet ups. The group will now meet at The Larder in Lancaster Road. The first meeting at the […]

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Four men jailed for selling Class A drugs in Preston

Abrar Ahmed, Yasir Ali, Shavon Morrison, Richard Mushonga Four men have been sentenced to a total of more than 15 years in prison for supplying Class A drugs in Preston.  Abrar Ahmed, 24, Yasir Ali, 22, and Shavon […]

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Preston entrepreneur says 2020 could be the year of the ‘side hustle’

Richard Fletcher An entrepreneur from Preston is encouraging people to consider embarking on a side hustle during 2020. Richard Fletcher successfully turned his own side hustle – an American term for an […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Adventurers sought for Rosemere charity trek to one of seven wonders of the world

Chief Officer Dan climbing the Great Wall of China Adventurers are being sought to join charity Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s epic 10-day October expedition to Peru’s Machu Picchu, one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. In the charity […]

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DJ Todd Terry will be performing at Prestfest 2020

New York. Ibiza. Preston. Godfather of house music Todd Terry has announced he will be performing at the fifth anniversary Prestfest when it returns to the Flag Market on Saturday […]

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UCLan launches honour abuse essay competition to eradicate harmful practices

Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire’s Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) has launched a prestigious international essay competition with a £500 prize for the winner The competition has been backed by […]

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Lostock Hall micro pub opens this weekend

A new watering hole is opening its doors in Lostock Hall this weekend. Lostock Ale is the latest venture for Raymond McLaughlin and his family. The micro pub, in what […]

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