Father and son duo take on Equinox 24 running challenge for Rosmere

A father and son duo have taken their love of running to the next extreme by completing a combined total of 118 miles in 24 hours to raise funds for […]

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Preston’s social workers set up group to support local men

Prior to the pandemic, in February 2020, social work colleagues Sarah Burke and Hazel Atherton from the Community Mental Health Team in Preston had the idea of forming a network […]

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Preston sight loss charity supporters take on London Marathon raising over £7,800

Over £7,800 was raised for Preston sight loss charity Galloway’s by a team of four runners during the London Marathon. Steve Holliday, Steve Millington, James Bickerstaff and Ken Mellis all […]

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Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning October 4

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning October 4. Replacement internally illuminated fascia sign; 4no internally illuminated flexface signs and non-illuminated window […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Latest Preston planning applications for September 24 to October 1

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the latest Preston planning applications registered with Preston City Council for September 24 to October 1. Part single, part two storey side and rear extension. New balcony and […]

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Lancashire’s PCC heads on the beat with new Deputy Chief Constable to discuss crime and how to beat it

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Andrew Snowden took to the streets with Lancashire Constabulary’s new Deputy Chief Constable. They discussed his priorities for policing in the county as he leads […]

2 weeks ago
Community Gateway Association launch homeless prevention scheme in Preston

Last Friday (1 October) marked the official opening of the Community Gateway Association homeless prevention scheme. Chief Executive of CGA Rob Wakefield and The Mayor Councillor Javed Iqbal cut the […]

2 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 2 to 8

A rainbow over Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall It’s been a busy week in Preston, and as the nights start to draw in earlier and earlier, we’ve decided to bring you the most wholesome news from this week […]

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