Garstang woman making face masks for Rosemere after husband’s cancer diagnosis

Angela and her husband Gavin Garstang accountant Angela Knowles has given Rosemere Cancer Foundation £500 from the sale of fabric face masks she made during last year’s lockdowns. Now, she has a second donation to […]

10 hours ago
Care home residents in Preston can now be visited by up to five named people

Residents at care homes across Preston and Lancashire can now be visited by up to five named people from today (Monday 17 May). This includes care homes run by the […]

13 hours ago
New mobile venue tent to host events across Preston city centre

Plans have been announced today for a striking new city centre event space in time for the summer – the first of Preston’s ‘Pop-Up’ projects. The MET – which stands […]

14 hours ago
UCLan academic wins visiting fellowship at British Library’s Eccles Centre

A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) academic has won a prestigious scholarship to research a new novel set in Preston and Nauvoo (Illinois), exploring Mormon transatlantic connections in the nineteenth […]

17 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police in Preston and Lancashire issue Covid rules reminder as lockdown easing continues

Lancashire Police is reminding residents it will continue to take a common sense and proportionate approach to policing as lockdown measures continue to ease in England. From today (Monday, 17 […]

18 hours ago
Collision at Bamber Bridge Interchange causes delays on M6

Earlier this morning (17 May) two lanes were closed at the M6 Southbound at Junction 29 (Bamber Bridge Interchange, M65) due to a collision. Traffic Officers are currently at the […]

19 hours ago
Pupils and staff in Preston and Lancashire schools advised to continue wearing face coverings

Face coverings will need to be worn on public transport from June 15 Pic: Pixabay Schools across Preston and Lancashire are being advised pupils and staff should continue to wear face coverings until 21 June, despite restrictions relaxing nationally this week. The recommendation, from directors […]

20 hours ago
Huge artistic banner to cover front of Harris Museum for exhibition

The Harris and looking towards the Town Hall in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris is excited to announce a major new artwork which has been completed by renowned artist Bob and Roberta Smith. The work will take the form of a huge […]

22 hours ago
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