Mayor of Preston celebrates birthday of Moor Nook’s Purple Pantry food outlet

Mayor of Preston Javed Iqbal visited Moor Nook’s Purple Pantry food outlet this week to celebrate its first birthday. On Tuesday 20 July, cream teas and commemorative mugs were on […]

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In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 10 to 16

As Preston prepares for a heatwave (fingers crossed!) we’ve had a lot of news to bring you this week. From a Preston Hospital patient urging people to get vaccinated as […]

1 week ago
First physical exhibition to be held at UCLan since the start of the pandemic led by Preston Threads

An exhibition celebrating Lancashire’s mill heritage has opened at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Synergy, by local textile group Preston Threads, will be the first physical exhibition held at […]

2 weeks ago
The kind community project keeping Preston’s international students safe and happy through the pandemic

Kind Communities volunteers A Preston community group is helping the city’s international students remain in good physical, mental and emotional health during the pandemic. Kind Communities was set up during lockdown in February […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Volunteers wanted for the newly renovated Toll Bar Cottage in Broughton

Volunteers are needed to help out at the newly renovated, extended and restored Toll Bar Cottage in Broughton. The Cottage, its café and the meeting rooms are to be run […]

2 months ago
Full list of rules in force for lockdown 3

A very quiet Preston city centre during the second national lockdown in November 2020 Pic: Tony Worrall It was announced last night that the whole country is back under a strict national lockdown. Boris Johnson addressed the nation with the latest tactic in tackling covid-19. We have […]

7 months ago
These are the full tier-4 restrictions for Preston and Lancashire

Preston skyline Pic: Mick Gardner It has been announced today that Preston and Lancashire will be going into tier-4 tonight. The new restrictions will be in place from Thursday 31 December at one minute past […]

7 months ago
Preston and Lancashire will remain in tier-3 restrictions

Preston's skyline Pic: Mick Gardner It has been announced that Lancashire will be staying in the tier-3 restrictions. This is after a rise in coronavirus cases across many places in Lancashire. The seven-day average per […]

7 months ago
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