National Lottery on the hunt for Preston projects to fund

Stock image of cash Pic: Stux from Pixabay Over £6 million of National Lottery funding went to projects in Preston in 2020/21 according to new figures that mark the launch of this year’s National Lottery Awards. A total […]

2 years ago
Ukrainian nationals settling into life in Preston and Lancashire

Ukrainian nationals are starting to settle into life in Preston and Lancashire following a massive collective effort from the county. Lancashire County Council has been working with district councils, the […]

2 years ago
Line up for Preston’s NYALitFest features over 50 authors

After a two-year break, NYALitFest festival is making an in-person return to the UCLan campus, with over 50 authors scheduled to appear. The festival focuses on Young Adult and children’s books. […]

2 years ago
Latest Preston planning applications for April 15 to 22

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the latest Preston planning applications registered with Preston City Council for April 15 to 22. 1no. single storey modular building at Broughton High School, Woodplumpton Lane, Preston. Validated […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning April 25

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications from South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning April 25. Two Storey Dormer Side Extension at 7 Alder Drive Hoghton Preston Lancashire. Validated 12 […]

2 years ago
Preston-based Disability Equality project to help disabled people to stay safe at home

Members of the Disability Equality team, from left to right: Julie Naylor, Dean Kamitsis, Graham Bettany and Alisdair Stirling Preston-based charity Disability Equality (North West) has launched a new project. The Safety First project supports disabled people from Preston, Chorley and South Ribble to keep safe at home, within […]

2 years ago
Preston North End providing free sanitary products at Deepdale to help combat period poverty

PNE will be providing free sanitary products at its stadium Pic: Ian Robinson / Preston North End Preston North End and Preston North End Community and Education Trust have partnered with Citron Hygiene to offer free sanitary pads and tampons at Deepdale. A vending solution will be […]

2 years ago
Fulwood pupils test new Minecraft game based on Preston and South Ribble’s flood defence scheme

Pupils from Archbishop Temple Church of England High School in Fulwood have joined forces with the Environment Agency, Microsoft and Minecraft: Education Edition to take part in a unique and […]

2 years ago
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