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Preston and South Ribble infection rates continue in right direction as update given on new Covid variant and vaccination progress

Sun goes down at the Bullnose Pic: cockerhoop Preston and South Ribble’s Covid-19 infection rates are continuing to head in the right direction. New cases recorded for Thursday (4 February) showed Preston had seen 73 new cases. South […]

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Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire coronavirus infection rates continue to fall as nation told ‘we are past this Covid peak’

Preston's Market Hall all lit up Pic: Tony Worrall Latest coronavirus infection rates in Preston and South Ribble are continuing to show falls as the chief medical officer for England said the UK was ‘past the peak’ in cases […]

10 months ago
Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates as nation mourns loss of Captain Sir Tom Moore

Preston's skyline over the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates are continuing to fall rapidly. New cases recorded for Tuesday (2 February) showed Preston saw 43 new confirmed cases. South Ribble has 54 […]

10 months ago
Funeral details of former Ingol councillor Peter Pringle confirmed

Peter Pringle passed away in January Pic: Pringle family/Blog Preston Details of the funeral to a former Preston councillor have been confirmed. Peter Pringle, who represented Ingol ward for the Liberal Democrats, passed away on Tuesday 19 January. Mr Pringle […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Preston and Lancashire Covid infection rates as county sees all areas fall, South African variant in Southport and Prime Minister ‘may scrap regional tiers system’

An almost empty Friargate in Preston city centre on Monday 1 February Pic: Tony Worrall Every area in Lancashire saw the Covid-19 infection rate fall in the latest figures. New cases confirmed on Monday (1 February) include 58 recorded cases in Preston. South Ribble saw […]

10 months ago
How Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rate has changed in final week of January, new weekend Covid cases and lockdown will only be ‘eased slowly’

The boarded up Black Horse Pub in Preston city centre during a quiet day in lockdown Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s Covid-19 infecton rates have begun falling in the past week, but still remain above or where they were during the second lockdown in November. New cases […]

10 months ago
Preston and Lancashire snow and ice warning scaled back by Met Office in updated weather forecast

A wintry walkway in Haslam Park in the past week Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and Lancashire is being warned to brace for a freezing start to February. The Met Office has updated its warning for snow and ice. From midnight on Tuesday (2 […]

10 months ago
Fylde remains a Covid hotspot as Preston and Lancashire infection rate falls and police get new powers and house party fines rise from tonight

A nearly empty Flag Market in Preston city centre during lockdown 3 Pic: Tony Worrall Latest coronavirus infection rates show Fylde is still in England’s hotspot areas and Preston and the rest of Lancashire is continuing on a downward trend. Confirmed cases for Friday (29 […]

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