The heartbreaking story of young people in care – and how you can help this Christmas

Young boy at Christmas Blog Preston has once again joined forces with Cotton Court Business Centre for the annual Christmas gift appeal in aid of Barnardo’s and the 400+ disadvantaged young people it supports across Lancashire. […]

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Preston North End to embrace the rainbow for LGBTQ+ campaign

Rainbow corner flags will be used at the West From fixture Pic: Ian Robinson/Preston North End Preston North End will be supporting Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign at tonight’s game against West Bromwich Albion. The campaign celebrates lesbian, gay, bi and trans inclusion in football. It aims […]

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Fulwood woman starts campaign over traffic congestion

Map showing the area that's the subject of Josie's petition A Fulwood woman has started a campaign to protest against what she says is consistent traffic congestion in the Eastway area. Josie Hastings is petitioning Lancashire County Council and […]

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Preston university academics recognised for outstanding teaching

Anna Coonan-Byrom and Dr Clive Palmer Two University of Central Lancashire academics have been recognised for their outstanding impact in higher education teaching. Dr Clive Palmer, Senior Lecturer in Sport, PE and the Outdoors, and Anna Coonan-Byrom, […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Free parking in Preston for Christmas 2019

Free parking will be available in Preston over the Christmas period. Check out our list below to find out where you can park for free and at what times. Read more: Late night […]

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Help transform Preston hospital children’s ward into a winter wonderland

Sharing their Christmas wish list to transform the Royal Preston’s children’s ward into a winter wonderland with Santa himself are, from the left, Play specialist Pamela O’Brien, ex-Executive Director Sue Musson, Divisional Nursing Director Joanne Connolly, Chief Executive Karen Partington and ward manager Tracy Denny Staff on the children’s ward at Royal Preston Hospital are appealing for help to transform the department into a winter wonderland in time for Christmas. The staff want to provide […]

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Preston woman reignites kids’ clothing business 30 years after her mum started on Preston Market

Katy with her daughter and mum A Preston woman has launched an online children’s boutique, 30 years after her mum started selling kids’ occasion clothing on Preston Market. Katy Sudell, from Ashton, is running Little Misschief […]

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New brunch spot open in Preston city centre

Brunch plates from Rise A new eatery is serving up coffee and brunch in Preston city centre. Rise, which is situated in Miller Arcade, was opened in October by Leigh Norton and Jack Swire. […]

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