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Preston woman calls for rare conditions to be added to the NHS shielded patients list

Danielle France Danielle France from Preston has a rare blood condition called autoimmune neutropenia. This makes her vulnerable to infections. People most at risk from coronavirus are called ‘shielded’ or ‘extremely vulnerable’ […]

3 months ago
Restaurant owner says more support is needed for those due to open new businesses

Smashed restaurant A new restaurant which was set to open at the Miller Arcade on March 27 has had to remain unopened to the public. Like many other businesses in the hospitality […]

3 months ago
The 150-year-old Friargate bookshop trying to keep the pages turning through the coronavirus pandemic

Mike Halewood Preston booksellers Halewood and Sons are – like most businesses – currently in coronavirus lockdown. Despite the shop being closed to browsers they are delivering online and phone orders. Halewood […]

3 months ago
Preston mum-of-three wins pageant with a difference

Kirstie with her family In January of this year, Kirstie Cowburn from Ribbleton won the title of United Kingdom Sweetheart at the Pure UK Pageant. Pure UK is a family-oriented pageant where contestants are […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Weekend events in Preston, 13 March – 15 March

The Harris looks on as the Makers Market takes place Pic: Tony Worrall Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston. Friday 13 March An Introduction to… making your practice accessibleThe Birley, Birley Street, […]

4 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 06 March – 08 March

Sign at the Continental Pic: Tony Worrall Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston. Friday 6 March Book of the Month Coffee MorningSharoe Green Library, 8 Sharoe […]

4 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 28 February – 01 March

Helen Brady and Nicola Darwen Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston. Friday 28 February Battle of the Bands: Raise the Roof for St. Catherine’s […]

4 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 21 February – 23 February

Worldwise Samba Drummers Friday 21 February Avenham Park XplorerAvenham Park, PR1 8JT10am – 12pmA family navigational challenge that is both fun and educational. Explore the park and follow the map to find the […]

5 months ago
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