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Theatre returns to Preston after lockdown with socially distanced performance at the Ferret

Lee Mark Jones performing in A Rock 'N' Roll suicide. Rock-theatre show A Rock ‘N’ Roll Suicide will make its return to Preston on Thursday 1 October at The Ferret. Lee Mark Jones brings his show to the city as […]

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Social distancing at HMP Preston ‘poor’ due to overcrowding

HMP Preston. Pic: Tony Worrall HMP Preston is severely overcrowded meaning social distancing is “all but impossible”, according to inspectors. The prison was visited in August by HM Inspectorate of Prisons inspectors to investigate Covid-19 […]

1 year ago
Free Preston events inviting locals to re-think their neighbourhoods

A free Expanded City book will be available for all those stopping by, and Olivia Keith's drawing of the edge of Preston In Certain Places, an artistic research project at the University of Central Lancashire, is inviting people to re-think the way their neighbourhoods are planned. A series of events called ‘Creative […]

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Preston historian explores the importance of football to fans during Covid-19

Deepdale stadium. Pic: Tony Worrall A leading academic from the University of Central Lancashire has explored the importance of football during the coronavirus pandemic. As fans across the country have been looking forward to the […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Work starts to convert Fulwood properties into shop and shared accommodation

Garstang Road property to be turned into commercial and residential use. Work has started to convert two properties in Fulwood. The properties at 327 and 329 Garstang Road were previously used by the owners of the Chemist next door as a […]

1 year ago
Deepdale Covid-19 test site on the move

Facecovering. Pic: PIxabay Coyot From Monday 14 September, the community testing site for coronavirus at Issa Medical Centre will move to a Preston City Council owned site adjacent to Moor Park. The site will […]

1 year ago
New flyover film shows how work is getting on for the Preston Western Distributor road scheme

Preston western distributor. Pic: Facebook page The Preston Western Distributor Facebook page have shared a new perspective of the project’s progress. The bird’s eye view video shows the new road which is due to be finished […]

1 year ago
Preston man arrested after shots fired in Deepdale

A man has been arrested shots were fired in Deepdale last month. The 28-year-old from Preston was detained on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent at an address in […]

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