Sponsored features: How decluttering your home can stop an oven fire

The aftermath of a kitchen fire Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have been campaigning to get Lancashire cooking more safely throughout 2018. The ‘Cook Safe’ campaign started in January last year, addressing distractions whilst cooking and […]

3 years ago
Preston’s Miss England Elizabeth Grant dazzles at Southport Flower Show in bikini shoot

Lizzie will compete for England at Miss World in the Autumn Pic: Colin Lane A few weeks ago, Elizabeth Grant was busy working in a shoe shop and a bar in Preston as she worked hard to support her studies at Liverpool Hope University. […]

5 years ago
Cumbria floods: Preston Muslim volunteers deliver aid and help clear up effort

Volunteers delivering the aid parcels in Cumbria A group of 40 volunteers took to the storm battered ends of Cumbria to distribute donated aid and to clean-up the damage caused by Storm Desmond. The Quwwatul Islam education […]

6 years ago
The Wytches cast a dark spell at The Ferret

Despite flying the same neo-psychedelia flag as Temples, The Horrors and Tame Impala, three-piece surf-psych band The Wytches ride an altogether darker wave than their contemporaries, channelling heavier influences and […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 33 things everyone who grew up in Preston knows to be true

Preston is a proud city, but we know not everything is fantastic. So this takes a tongue-in-cheek look at everything born and bred Prestonians know to be true. 1. Holiday […]

6 years ago
Take a peek inside Preston’s board game café Dice and Donuts

Preston’s board game café Dice and Donuts opened its doors for a pre-launch last night. The cafe on 6 Butler Street is stocked with games and donuts ready to open […]

6 years ago
Former UCLan student Riley Carter Millington to join EastEnders cast

Riley is heading to Albert Square Riley Carter Millington is due to make his first appearance on popular British Soap EastEnders later this month. Riley, former student of the University of Central Lancashire, will be the first […]

6 years ago
Preston revealed to be the cheapest student city in the UK

The survey results have given UCLan's Lucy Haigh something to shout about Pic: UCLan Preston has been ranked as the cheapest student city in the UK. Student costs including food and drink, rent and transport were analysed and towns were indexed on a scale […]

6 years ago
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