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£20.9m Towns Fund boost for Preston city centre projects including a Youth Zone

Harris Quarter visual Preston has been awarded £20.9m from the government’s Towns Fund for a series of city centre regeneration projects, including a previously-scrapped Youth Zone. The funding, announced as part of the Chancellor’s […]

5 hours ago
Fulwood school running ‘The Masked Reader’ competition for World Book Day

Teachers donning masks and filters for The Masked Reader competition Pic: Archbishop Temple School A Fulwood school is putting a bookish twist on popular TV show The Masked Singer for World Book Day. Archbishop Temple School is running The Masked Reader, a competition for […]

7 hours ago
Lancashire’s director of public health addresses Preston’s stubborn Covid infection rate

Dr Sakthi Karunanithi Preston’s coronavirus infection rates continue to be in the top 10 worst in England, despite numbers of cases reducing. The latest figures, for Tuesday 2 March, showed Preston recorded 23 […]

10 hours ago
Cars windows smashed on Chorley Road in Walton-le-Dale

Vandalised cars, Walton-le-Dale. Pic: Shane New Cars were vandalised in Walton-le-Dale during Monday 1st March. The incident took place just before midnight at around 11.52pm on Chorley Road. Read more: Police issue Covid fines and break […]

13 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Part of Moor Park closed off as collapsed drain is fixed

Work is currently being undertaken in Moor Park to fix a sink hole. Preston City Council have teamed up with Fintec Groundworks to carry out repair work in the popular […]

14 hours ago
Police update on Operation Wolf with eight people who prey on the vulnerable caught in Preston and Lancashire

Almost 12 months since the launch of Operation Wolf in Preston, an ongoing campaign targeting offenders who prey on vulnerable people, more than 45 victims have been identified. The campaign, […]

14 hours ago
Police issue Covid fines and break up Grimsargh house party

Police officer wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police Six fixed penalty notices were given out on Saturday (27 February) for breaching Covid restrictions. Lancashire police were called to a property on the outskirts of Grimsargh at around 8pm […]

14 hours ago
Independent living scheme for over 55s opens in Ingol

The Courtyards exterior Pic: CGA An independent living scheme for over 55s has opened in Ingol. Community Gateway Association’s (CGA) new development The Courtyards welcomed its first residents last week. The scheme in Dovedale Avenue […]

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