The future of the Dovedale Avenue oak tree is still uncertain as plans are made to remove branches from community asset

Residents of Dovedale Avenue, Ingol, were devastated to learn of Community Gateway Association’s (CGA) intentions to fell a much-loved oak tree in their community. The tree was considered ‘good condition’ […]

1 year ago
Preston Grasshoppers to operate ‘pop up’ foodbank donation point for Salvation Army this Sunday

Following an extremely successful Christmas campaign in support of the Salvation Army, the mini juniors section at Preston Grasshoppers is appealing to Prestonians to donate food and vital supplies. Hoppers […]

1 year ago
Preston Community Network has been reinvigorated with new website and staff

Local charity Preston Community Network (PCN) has been relaunched and reinvigorated. This is thanks to help from the National Lottery’s Community Fund. The charity have enthusiastic new staff, new branding, […]

1 year ago
Listen to scam call where fraudster pretended to be police officer and conned Preston pensioner

Elderly people across Preston are being warned about a series of frauds targeting older victims. Officers investigating a series of courier frauds have released a recording of an offender on […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Further grants given to Rosemere Cancer Foundation allowing it to continue helping patients

A charity funded clinic helping local former cancer patients suffering with life-impacting treatment side-effects has received further grants, allowing it to keep offering its services into its second year. A […]

1 year ago
Police release pictures of men wanted in connection with booze thefts from Booths stores in and around Preston

Lancashire Police are appealing for information to identify these men following a number of alcohol thefts from Booths stores across the county. Between December and January police have received reports […]

1 year ago
Prestonians encouraged to mark Holocaust Memorial Day virtually and ‘be a light in the darkness’

Each year, Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) takes place on 27 January. The day is in remembrance of those murdered during genocides around the world. This year, commemorations will be held […]

1 year ago
Yellow weather warning in place across Preston as icy conditions affect region with more rainfall predicted this afternoon

A yellow weather warning is in place for Preston this morning as the region experiences icy conditions. The forecast shows scattered showers throughout the morning, at times heavy and wintry […]

1 year ago
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