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Preston duo kept busy in lockdown by launching four new brands

The duo have launched four brands under the LUXUS umbrella during lockdown Lockdown has seen a Preston duo put their spare time to good use by launching four new interiors brands. Ingol resident, Dave O’Keefe, teamed up with business partner Lewis Birch, […]

4 years ago
Preston Heritage Open Days launch virtual activities throughout September

This year Preston Heritage Open Days (HOD) is going online as well as onsite as part of the free annual national festival celebrating local historic buildings and heritage. From Friday […]

4 years ago
Pop-up cycle lane to be removed on A583 Riversway and Watery Lane

A583 Riversway and Watery Lane/Strand Road junction. Pic: Google maps A pop-up cycle lane in Preston is due to be removed due to low usage, but other measures to boost cycling as part of the emergency response to the coronavirus […]

4 years ago
Preston joins Orange Button Community Scheme to support suicide prevention

The orange button is worn by people with suicide prevention training A partnership of NHS and voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise groups in Lancashire and South Cumbria has come together to launch The Orange Button Community Scheme of World Suicide […]

4 years ago
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Preston man recalls how North West Air Ambulance saved his life

The air ambulance in Moor Park during Friday morning Pic: Annie Edmondson This National Air Ambulance Week (September 7– 13), the North West Air Ambulance Charity (NWAAC) is raising awareness of the lifesaving impact its service has had on patient lives across […]

4 years ago
Memorial garden given the green light at Royal Preston Hospital

Designs for the memorial garden at Royal Preston Hospital A memorial garden aimed at providing a lasting tribute to lives lost has been selected to benefit from Aviva’s community fund. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Charity wants to create a space […]

4 years ago
Engineering courses at UCLan receive national accreditation boost

UCLan's new engineering building The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has won national accreditation for its civil and structural engineering courses, earning formal recognition from some of the country’s leading assessment bodies. Both UCLan’s […]

4 years ago
Council approves funding to help implement innovative adult care schemes

Bowgreave Rise Care Home, Garstand. Pic: Google Maps Plans to provide new and innovative types of care for adults in Lancashire have been moved forward. Lancashire County Council’s Cabinet approved a way of funding extra care schemes at […]

4 years ago
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