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The Preston band making music about isolation with a solitary microphone

Image from Dancing Dead A new folk rock band from Ingol has been recording music on a shoestring budget from one member’s garage. Dancing Dead is made up of Carlo Squillino (vocalist, songwriter and […]

8 hours ago
Chase from Paw Patrol is out and about in Ashton

Chase from Paw Patrol Chase from Paw Patrol has made a surprise appearance in Ashton to brighten spirits during the coronavirus pandemic. The German Shepherd puppy was seen walking down Shelley Road today (Sunday […]

12 hours ago
3,000 sign UCLan students’ petition to protect grades in wake of coronavirus pandemic

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Almost 3,000 people have signed a petition urging the University of Central Lancashire to adopt a ‘no detriment’ policy for assessments in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. A no […]

15 hours ago
The key workers caring for Preston’s forgotten animals during the coronavirus crisis

Lauren Calvert It’s not only looking after humans that is classed as key work during the coronavirus crisis – roles that involve caring for animals are also on the key workers list. […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Preston restaurants feeding our NHS heroes during the coronavirus crisis

Nawaab Tandoori's tribute to hardworking NHS staff Preston restaurants have been making sure NHS workers on the frontline of the coronavirus crisis are well fuelled with free food deliveries. Among those showing their generosity at this difficult […]

4 days ago
Government reimburses £1.28m towards cost of policing Preston New Road fracking protests

Protesters line the road near the fracking site in Preston New Road Pic: Helen Rimmer Government is reimbursing Lancashire Constabulary £1.28 million towards the cost of policing the Preston New Road fracking site. Last year Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, made a Special […]

1 week ago
Ingol’s Intact Centre featured in The Parliamentary Review

Bill and Denise at Mansion House, London The Intact Centre in Ingol has been recognised in The Parliamentary Review for its role as a learning tool to the public and private sector. Intact, which is short for […]

1 week ago
Kind Holly’s rainbows for NHS staff working through the coronavirus outbreak

Holly with her bucket full of rainbows A 10-year-old girl from Cadley Causeway has made hundreds of rainbow badges to say thank you to NHS staff working on the frontlines during the coronavirus pandemic. Holly Middleton-Kelly had been due […]

1 week ago
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