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Suffragette Lego statue visits South Ribble

The South Ribble Museum and Exhibition Centre will host a life-sized suffragette Lego statue as part of its National Tour. The statue aptly named ‘Hope’ is at the museum from […]

2 weeks ago
Wonderful Women aims to empower Preston’s females

Wonderful Women is a new non-profit organisation serving women in Preston. Its aim is to increase women’s access to social opportunities. Founder Leanne Dempsey believes social networks help us to […]

3 weeks ago
New business Nourish and Flourish aims to improve wellbeing of Preston mums

Leyland mum Charlie Aston and Wigan mum Nicole Messham joined forces in April 2019 to create a mums community and support group. As new mums (in new areas of Lancashire), […]

3 weeks ago
Family friendly places to visit on a rainy day in Preston

We all know it’s much easier to entertain the kids when the sun is shining. Unfortunately, August is turning out to be a bit of a washout. Luckily for us, […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Waterstones launch night for new UCLan published book The Harm Tree

Author Rose Edwards signs books at this year's NYALitFest New book, The Harm Tree is described as an epic new fantasy series by author Rose Edwards. Published by UCLan, the Northern Launch of the book will take place on […]

2 months ago
Things to do in Preston during the 2019 summer holidays

Enjoying an ice cream at the show The summer of 2019 is nearly upon us! The weather might be undecided as to what season it is but the kids will certainly let us know they’re off school […]

2 months ago
Former Bamber Bridge teacher gets kids ‘hooked on to books’

Rachel with her Book Swap Boxes An ex-primary school teacher has inspired children to look at books in a different way. Rachel Tomlinson from Bamber Bridge was in education as a teacher and Assistant Head for […]

2 months ago
Ice Cream places in Preston – will yours be a scoop or a slurp?

One family's final trip out to Bonds Pic: Kieran Frend We don’t want to jinx it but how amazing has the weather been recently? We’ve been picking the kids up from school and heading straight for ice cream, sometimes from […]

2 months ago
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