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Local businesses encourage residents to Enjoy Penwortham

Independent beauty business owner Jen Maudsley Enjoy Penwortham is a marketing campaign created to help local businesses recover from months of closure during the COVID-19 pandemic. Devised by marketing agency boss Lee Petts, the campaign will […]

1 year ago
Preston’s high school students celebrate GCSE results day success

Fulwood Academy Head Girl, Lucy Corner, achieved top grades Students across Preston received their GCSE results yesterday (Thursday, 20 August) in a year that saw formal exams being put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead of the […]

1 year ago
New pop-up cycle lanes introduced along A583 Riversway and Watery Lane

A583 Riversway and Watery Lane/Nelson Lane junction. Pic: Google maps A new pop-up cycle lane has been introduced along the A583 Riversway and Watery Lane between Nelson Way and Strand Road to improve cycling journeys to and from the west […]

1 year ago
UCLan academics develop new resources to help boost nursing skills

Stock image of medication Nursing academics from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have been at the forefront of creating a new online resource which will boost the skills of graduate nurses. The Nursing […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement The People’s Friend calls on Preston’s knitting community to join loneliness campaign

Knitter's can send a triangle of knitted bunting to support the campaign Preston’s knitters are being asked to help people that continue to be isolated across the country. Lockdown has lifted and the nation is adapting to a new normal, but a […]

1 year ago
Fulwood Academy students benefit from extra technology investment

Fulwood Academy students with their fitness device Fulwood Academy has embraced technology as the education system responds to the impact of COVID-19. Through the Dunstone Education Trust, the school has not only been able to support students […]

1 year ago
Leyland family is one of many embracing cycling during lockdown

Emma Rawlinson from Leyland A new campaign aims to build on a surge in cycling during lockdown by encouraging more people to join those who’ve already made a habit of using their bikes for […]

1 year ago
UCLan graduate challenges people to change the way they think about food

A former UCLan graduate and registered Clinical Psychologist is helping people to change the way they think about food and healthy living. Dr Victoria Baxter graduated from the Preston university […]

1 year ago
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