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Memorial bench placed in Haslam Park in tribute to personal trainer who died

The new bench in Haslam Park was installed by the parks team working with Steven Wardle's family Pic: Tony Worrall A new bench has been installed in Haslam Park in memory of Steven Wardle. The father-of-two drowned in the pond in the park after going for a late night run […]

2 years ago
Lego sessions and workshop coming to St George’s Shopping Centre

There's a super hero themed to the Lego sessions Pic: aitoffa Life-sized Lego models are coming to a Preston shopping centre during the summer holidays. Lego is putting on a superhero themed event in the St George’s Shopping Centre. Life-sized Rocket […]

2 years ago
How much Preston Guild Hall Ltd owed is laid bare in new report

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall The debts amassed by Preston Guild Hall Limited have been laid bare. Beverley Budsworth’s report has been tabled showing the company owed more than £4.5million to hundreds of individuals and […]

2 years ago
Everyone owed money by Preston Guild Hall Ltd listed

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall As the full scale of the financial collapse of Preston Guild Hall Ltd is revealed, a report by the administrator shows just how much money was owing. More than £4.5million […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man who burgled two Plungington homes is jailed

Colin Hannan carried out both burglaries in broad daylight Pic: Preston Police A man charged with ‘despicable’ burglaries has been jailed. Colin Hannan was sentenced to three years and four months in prison. During a sentencing at Preston Crown Court the 49-year-old, […]

2 years ago
Iceland in Preston city centre closed due to burst water pipe

The water is flowing down by a window in Iceland Pic: George Simmonds/Blog Preston A supermarket in Preston city centre has been forced to close. Iceland in Lowthian House off Ring Way has been affected by a burst water pipe. Footage sent to Blog […]

2 years ago
Lostock Hall caravan firm Lunar has been sold

The Lunar Caravans factory in Lostock Hall Pic: Google Dozens of jobs have been saved after a caravan manufacturing firm in Lostock Hall has found a buyer. Administrators were called in at Lunar Caravans in mid-July after the firm […]

2 years ago
Mum tells of shock as car ploughs into front garden just inches from kid’s trampoline

Firefighters making the scene safe in Ribbleton Hall Drive Pic: Vicki Louise/Blog Preston A mother has told how wet weather may have saved the lives of her children. Vicki Louise said her children and friends regularly play out on the trampoline in their […]

2 years ago
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