Lancashire Encounter torchlight procession to include Queen tribute

Torchlight procession making its way through the city centre The torchlight procession during the Lancashire Encounter Festival will now include a tribute to Her Late Majesty. The procession will begin at Moor Park on Saturday 17 September at 7.15pm […]

1 year ago
Lancashire Encounter Festival will go ahead in Preston city centre

The illumaphonium was one of the most popular parts of the Encounter Pic: Paul Melling The Lancashire Encounter Festival will take place this weekend following Her Late Majesty’s death last Thursday. Preston City Council has decided to continue with events, including the Encounter Festival from […]

1 year ago
Preston North End FC pay tribute to 19-year-old who died in M6 crash

Alex Tyson Preston North End FC has paid tribute to 19-year-old Alex Tyson who died following a collision on the M6. The collision is believed to have happened at around 3.10am on Sunday […]

1 year ago
National Highways issue M6 J33-J32 bridge roadworks update

M6 closure Pic: Highways North West After hours of delays following the closure of the M6 over the weekend, National Highways divisional director Alan Shepherd has responded to complaints from motorists. The M6 closures will be […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Covid-19 booster vaccine rollout continues in Preston and Lancashire

Those aged 65 and over, or pregnant can now book their appointment for the new booster. GPs, pharmacists, and mass vaccination sites will begin to give the booster to people […]

1 year ago
Lancashire book of condolence for Queen Elizabeth II opens at County Hall

Lancashire residents are invited to sign a book of condolence for Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. The book will be in the Chapel at County Hall in Preston, which will […]

1 year ago
Preston’s Freemasons give over 40,000 teddy bears to children in A&E

Freemasons charity Teddies for Loving Care (TLC) was founded 21 years ago and the Preston & Chorley Groupof TLC was set up 11 years ago. Preston and Chorley Freemasons quickly […]

2 years ago
Housing groups Cultural Celebration to be held in Leyland

An event to celebrate the rich diversity of the community will be held at Leyland Methodist Church Hall. The Cultural Celebration, held by Progress Housing Group will take place on […]

2 years ago
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