Preston could see a lift of restrictions in the next few days, according to Director of Public Health

Dr Sakthi Karunanithi Preston could see additional restrictions lifted in the next few days according to the Director of Public Health, Dr Sakthi Karunanithi. The city was put into a localised lockdown at […]

10 months ago
Drugs raid in St Matthews sees two people arrested

Two men have been arrested and are awaiting questioning. Two people have been arrested following a drugs raid in St Matthews yesterday. Preston Neighbourhood task force attended two addresses in the area, finding a large amount of cannabis in […]

10 months ago
Fulwood man makes short film #NotGoingOut after being trapped in isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic

Oliver at his computer producing music A man from Fulwood has created a short film and score to represent his experience as a young disabled neurodivergent artist confined to the home due to the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

10 months ago
Photography student’s restored Morris Minor ‘Lionel’ gains 3000 Instagram followers

Lionel at Preston Bus Station A UCLan photography student has restored a 1965 Morris Minor, using it as her model for her Instagram followers. Becca McIlroy has named her car Lionel and takes him for […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man raised over £2000 for his charity after his grandson was born with a hole in his heart

Blake in his walker A Preston grandfather has raised over £2000 for charity after his grandson Blake was born with a hole in his heart. Blake is just 20 months old and is thought […]

10 months ago
Transport services for vulnerable adults disrupted as children return to school in September

Dean and his mother Patricia Lancashire County Council is looking at ways to continue to provide transport for vulnerable adults, when schools go back in September. Many adults with disabilities have relied on LCC transport […]

10 months ago
Preston Rocks events for keyworkers organised by local woman affected by coronavirus

Sarah Williams and her husband A patient who recovered from suspected coronavirus is organising two Preston Rocks events, offering free tickets to keyworkers who have battled on through the lockdown. Sarah Williams was in hospital […]

10 months ago
‘Please do not mix’ – Prestonians asked to help avoid a tighter lockdown

Prestonians are being asked to voluntarily follow the tighter Covid-19 guidelines being applied elsewhere in Lancashire, to help avoid more restrictions being brought to the city. Preston was plunged into […]

10 months ago
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