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Penwortham’s Black Bull Inn set to close ‘for several months’

The Black Bull in Penwortham Landlords of the The Black Bull Inn, Penwortham say they may closing until February 2021 or until there is a coronavirus vaccine. The pub’s management team posted on Facebook they […]

4 years ago
Fulwood woman helping stressed schoolchildren with yoga and mindfulness

Sarah Smith-Sergeant Breathe Education. Pic: Breath Education Sarah Smith-Sergeant, who founded Breathe Education, a school yoga specialist is encouraging children to get involved. Sarah is urging schools across Lancashire to get involved in a range of courses […]

4 years ago
Climate campaigners launch call for where Preston should have new cycle lanes

The temporary cycle lane in Winckley Square Prestonians are being asked where they would like to see new cycle lanes in the city. Climate Action Preston are making cycling their key campaign this October as they join […]

4 years ago
Man missing from Blackpool since September 24 has links to Preston

Missing person David Watkinson, 56. Pic: Fylde police Police are becoming increasingly concerned over missing person David Watkinson. Update: We’re very sad to report that Preston Police say the body of Mr Watkinson was found in Preston Docks […]

4 years ago
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Flood warning issued for River Lostock at Leyland

Areas in Leyland covered by the flood warning (red) and the flood alerts (orange) Pic: Environment Agency There are flood warnings in place for River Lostock, Shaw Brook and Bannister Brook at Leyland. Heavy rain has lashed Preston and South Ribble throughout Tuesday (6 October) morning. Rainfall […]

4 years ago
Man arrested for throwing slate at police officer in Ashton-on-Ribble street

Stocks Rd. Ashton Pic: Karl Yates A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of police assault and ABH. Police were called to reports of a man behaving in a threating manner Bulmer Street, Ashton at […]

4 years ago
Penwortham woman creating positive newspaper by kids, for kids

Natalie English with her sons A Penwortham woman is creating a newspaper with a twist. Tired of negativity in the news, Natalie English is starting Forever Curious, a media platform aimed at inspiring kids to […]

4 years ago
Royal Preston Hospital maternity unit up for Nursing Times Award

NTA Finalists Lancashire Teaching Hospitals. Maternity improvement leads: L-R Andrea Whitehead, Richa Gupta, Fiona Crossfill. The Nursing Times Awards have nominated the Maternity Unit at Royal Preston Hospital as a finalist for the prestigious Patient Safety Improvement Award. The team have been nominated for their […]

4 years ago
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