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‘Unique’ programme to support overweight and obese people in Preston

Delivering a weight management programme at PNE Pic: PNECET A ‘unique’ programme to support people who are overweight or suffering from obesity is set to launch in Preston. Preston North End Community and Education Trust has secured a contract […]

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Preston City Council leader releases new book ‘Paint Your Town Red’

Councillor Matthew Brown Leader of Preston City Council, Councillor Matthew Brown, has co-authored a book on the inside story of The Preston Model. The book, by Councillor Brown and writer and historian Rhian […]

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The Body Shop in Preston one of the first to join ‘refill revolution’

The Body Shop Preston's new refill station The Body Shop in Preston city centre has joined the ‘refill revolution’. The store, based in St George’s Shopping Centre, is one of the the global chain’s first branches to […]

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Preston’s young people offered free team programme with the fire service

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Preston’s young people are being encouraged to sign up to a free 12-week programme with Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and The Prince’s Trust. The programme is open to 16 […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Kickstarter launches to fund vinyl run of Preston Bus Station soundtrack

'Conductor | 8 Movements' The bus 'dance' in action Pic: Ash Hardman A Kickstarter is aiming to fund a vinyl run of the soundtrack to ‘Conductor | 8 Movements’ by Keith Harrison. The piece was commissioned by In Certain Places as part of its Beautiful […]

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Two lanes closed on M6 near Longridge and emergency services at the scene as lorry overturns

The M6 and M61 are backed up following the accident Pic: @HighwaysNWEST / Twitter Two lanes have been closed on the M6 northbound due to an overturned lorry. The incident happened this afternoon (Monday 10 May) between J31 and J31a when the lorry and […]

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Fulwood entrepreneur opens hand car wash at Deepdale Retail Park

Bernard Hoti A Fulwood entrepreneur has opened a car wash at Deepdale Retail Park. Bernard Hoti has taken on a franchise with The Carwash Company to offer a hand car washing and […]

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Former footballer Clarke Carlisle thanks Preston NHS mental health workers

Clark Carlisle Preston-born former footballer Clarke Carlisle has thanked NHS mental health workers based at West Strand House. Clarke, who has recurrent depressive disorder, sent his message of gratitude as part of […]

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