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UCLan ranked top for student start-up businesses

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been ranked top in the north and fourth nationally for the number of graduate start-up businesses created. According to the 2017/18 data provided by […]

2 years ago
Investment to support safer streets in Preston

Lancs-PCC-Clive-Grunshaw-with-Street-Pastors Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has shown his support for street pastors and angels with £25,000 put towards the cause. The lion’s share will go to Preston and South Ribble, […]

2 years ago
Fulwood Academy provides festive fun to bring community together

Old-meets-young Students from Fulwood Academy have been getting into the festive spirit by entertaining residents from two local care homes. The students from the academy’s after school community enrichment group invited […]

2 years ago
BAE Systems set for record-breaking apprentice intake

Learning to be a BAE apprentice BAE Systems is set for a record-breaking apprentice intake as UK programmes are ramping up. The company plans to recruit more than 800 apprentices in the UK in 2020 – […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood primary school scoops second place in national Christmas play competition

Bethlehem's Got Talent Queen’s Drive Primary School have been selected as the runner-up of Virgin Media’s Christmas Stars competition, which saw schools from around the country submit their ideas to see if they […]

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Funding available for community groups to help make safer neighbourhoods

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw is calling for community groups to gain extra funding through his Community Action Fund. Mr Grunshaw wants to invest in neighbourhoods by helping […]

2 years ago
Preston residents urged to recycle efficiently this Christmas

Preston residents are being urged to recycle more plastic this Christmas. This comes after the significant changes to the way that we can recycle. From October 2019, residents have been […]

2 years ago
Ashton woman appeals for support to help the homeless this winter

Lynsey Battle and friend An Ashton woman is appealing for donations to help Preston’s homeless people this winter. Lynsey Battle will be giving bags of essentials to the homeless in Preston city centre on […]

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