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Preston will ‘Light It Blue’ to celebrate the 72nd Birthday of the NHS

The new lighting was tested out The Harris and Preston Markets will be lit blue on Sunday (5 July) to mark the 72nd birthday of the NHS. Organised by Preston City Council, the lighting of the […]

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Play areas in Preston’s parks to reopen as lockdown restrictions ease

How part of the new Grange Park play area looks Play areas in many of Preston’s parks will start to reopen from today (Saturday 4 July) as the government continues to ease lockdown restrictions. Avenham Park, Moor Park, Ashton Park […]

13 hours ago
New Fulwood ale bar nearly ready to open its doors

The outside of Crafty Beggars Ale House. Crafty Beggars Ale House in Fulwood is nearly ready to open its doors to the local community. Owners Phil Robertson, 45, and Phil Binks, 45, began to renovate the new […]

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Met Office release weather warning with strong winds expected in Preston and Lancashire on Sunday

Strong winds are expected The Met Office has released a yellow weather warning as strong winds are expected to hit the North on Sunday. The winds are expected to lead to disruption throughout the […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Man in critical condition after electric bike crash near Preston’s Flag Market

The Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A man is in critical condition in Royal Preston Hospital after a crash this morning near the Flag Market. Lancashire Police said they were called at 4.30am on Friday (July […]

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Ashton resident making free clear face masks to help the deaf community

Two of the face masks made by Michelle. A woman from Ashton-on-Ribble has started making masks with clear Perspex windows to help families in the deaf community. Michelle Lomas, owner of Red Roux Rouge clothing company got the […]

2 days ago
A magical fairy door trail has appeared in Walton Park

Another door from the trail To many parents’ delight, a magical fairy door trail has been discovered in Walton Park; but where did the magical creatures come from? Andrea Davidson, 40, decided to create the […]

2 days ago
More drugs seized in Plungington and Ashton police raids

A significant amount of class A drugs were seized by the neighbourhood police team. Police seized knuckle dusters, cash and Class A drugs during the morning raids in Preston. The raid was executed as a misuse of drugs act warrant at an address in […]

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