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Cutting out red meat prevents cancer, says government

Could you face your Sunday morning routine without the distinctive smell of fried bacon? Under new health guidelines, maybe you should. As scientists issue warnings over links between cancer and […]

7 years ago
Snakes and reptiles all in a day’s work for Animal Ambulance Teen

Reptiles and snakes may give some people the heebie jeebies but for one teenager, it’s all in a day’s work. Kate Mercer, 16, devotes every second of her spare time […]

7 years ago
Exclusive: Preston’s rodent capital named

St Matthew’s has become rat capital of Preston after 205 complaints of rodent infestations were made last year. Figures obtained by Blog Preston using a Freedom of Information request show […]

7 years ago
New vintage shop opens on Friargate

Chic shoppers are over the moon at the arrival of a new antique clothes store on Friargate. After a petition failed to save the old Oxfam vintage shop on the […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lace Makers appeal for younger members

A peaceful church hall is the last place you would expect to find avant-garde fashion but if you want to transform your wardrobe, these stylish Nans could show you a […]

7 years ago
A guide to Valentine’s Day in Preston: The single’s special

Some single people will go to any lengths to get a date on Valentine’s Day. I wonder whether it might be better for them to stay in with a cup […]

8 years ago
Animal shelter could close in three months

Abandoned animals could be left homeless if funds are not raised to save the Preston branch of the RSPCA. Staff numbers at the rescue centre in Ribbleton have already been […]

8 years ago
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