Encourage an adult to learn to read in Preston this World Book Day

Books stacked up in a Preston charity book shop Pic: Paul Melling Local charity Read Easy Preston is using World Book Day 2022 to encourage adults who struggle to read to come forward and ask for help. They are asking people who […]

3 months ago
Two men jailed for drugs offences in Preston

Two people have been jailed for more than 12 years after being charged in relation to a major investigation of production and supply of drugs. An address on Water Lane, […]

3 months ago
Two charged with attempted murder after Ingol shooting

Two men have been charged with attempted murder following the shooting of a man in Preston. Police were called to reports that a man had been shot at an address […]

3 months ago
Rosemere receives donation from Blues and Twos

Blues And Twos, a credit union based at Lancashire Constabulary’s Hutton headquarters, has donated £500 to charity Rosemere Cancer Foundation following a decision taken by members at the Annual General […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man writes short stories during recovery from stroke

A Preston man has written his first book following a major operation to remove a cyst from his brain. Paul Walmsley, who underwent his operation at Royal Preston Hospital, then […]

3 months ago
Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble holding free adult learning art courses

The Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Paul Melling Two adult learning art courses are starting up in Preston next month. Both courses will be taking place at The Space Centre on Ashton-on-Ribble, starting on Thursday, 3 March. Course […]

3 months ago
Avenham tower blocks future being consulted on

Preston residents are being invited to share their views on proposals to redevelop the Avenham Tower Blocks on the Queen Street Estate. Onward Homes manages around 700 homes in the […]

3 months ago
Operation Pavilion launched to combat anti-social behaviour in Preston

Police officers on horseback make their way through Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A new operation has been started to tackle the issue of anti-social behaviour in Preston City Centre. Operation Pavilion was launched in response to reports of an increase in burglaries, […]

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