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Preston entrepreneur partners with Google to help tradespeople find jobs

Nick Cole A Preston-born entrepreneur is helping tradespeople find jobs through a new partnership with Google. Founder and Managing Director of Get Work, Nick Cole, launches the automated lead generation service nationwide […]

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Drivers beware: fines for misuse of Preston bus lane start today

Fishergate Hill bus lane Drivers could receive a £60 penalty if they misuse a Preston city centre bus lane from today (Monday 20 January). The Fishergate Hill bus lane – from the junction with Strand Road […]

1 day ago
How you can help shape Preston’s future creative and cultural life

Gold Thread Bobbins screenprinting workshops at The Birley What do you want Preston’s creative and cultural life to be like in 2032? That’s the question being asked of anyone involved in arts, creativity and culture in the city. […]

2 days ago
Green light for restrictions to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital

Fairways and The Paddock New measures to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital have been agreed by Lancashire County Council following complaints from local residents. Most of the proposed restrictions focus on junctions and […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Park and Ride bus stranded on Church Street island

The Park and Ride bus stuck in Church Street A Park and Ride bus has been stranded on a Church Street traffic island. The incident occurred on Saturday (18 January) at around 6.50pm outside EastZEast. The front of the […]

3 days ago
Homeless Preston man gets life-saving operation thanks to community support

A homeless man outside the closed BHS store Pic: Tony Worrall A man who was living on the streets of Preston has received a life-saving operation after local organisations and charities stepped in to help. Jack (not his real name), 27, […]

3 days ago
Preston charity appeals for foster carers to help stop exploitation of children

Susan Swarbrick A Preston charity is appealing for foster carers to provide homes for the soaring number of children in care. Caritas Care, which is based in Preston and works across the […]

3 days ago
Preston cinema to provide blankets and slippers to help banish Blue Monday gloom

Cinema-goers in the Vue Cinema recliners The third Monday of January has been dubbed the most miserable day of the year – but one Preston cinema is helping make sure customers have no need to succumb to sadness. […]

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