Cardinal Newman College, located in the centre of Preston, has been closed on Friday (2 December) due to a reported gas leak. The college notified students via their Twitter account @Newman_College […]5 years ago In pictures: Preston Christmas Lights switch on 2016
During Saturday night thousands of people braved the harsh cold of the night to watch the annual Christmas Lights switch on in Preston’s Flag Market. Hosted by Preston Business Improvement […]5 years ago Who is behind Preston’s crazy carrots?
Recently, those taking a walk or bike ride around Avenham Park in Preston city centre have been greeted with a cheery sight; gone are the days of scenic sunsets and beautiful […]5 years ago These youngsters are out to tackle Ingol’s issues
A group of Preston teenagers are launching a campaign to tackle key issues in and around Ingol. Among their main aims, ‘Community Facility Awareness’, the group’s campaign name, are pushing for […]5 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Anti-hate campaign #MoreInCommon to visit Preston
The #MoreInCommon campaign has kicked off nationwide with the aim of “bringing communities back together and to isolate the haters”, as per it’s website. The HnH campaign originally founded in […]5 years ago Second EU Referendum petition in Preston receives thousands of signatures
More than 2,100 people in Preston alone have signed an online petition calling for a second European Union referendum. This comes after the city voted in favour for ‘Leave’ with 53.27 per […]5 years ago Preston police officer faces misconduct hearing
A police officer who worked across Preston and South Ribble is to face a misconduct hearing. PC Jayson Lobo of Lancashire Police is to face a disciplinary committee behind closed […]5 years ago Leyland Festival sees thousands in Worden Park
Leyland Festival 2016 was described as ‘one of the biggest ever’ by many of the volunteer staff working on the day. A mixture of beautiful weather and dozens of attractions […]5 years ago Most Discussed