The Northern Young Adult Literary Festival is returning to UCLan after the success of last year’s inaugural event. NYALitFest prides itself on getting bestselling authors, agents and publishers out of […]2 months ago Work to warm up Preston’s Market Hall continues
Further winter-proofing work is continuing at Preston’s Market Hall. The new porch was put in at the start of December last year and is now getting its roof. Traders and […]2 months ago Brockholes Brow killer launches appeal against sentence
A dangerous driver who killed two women on Brockholes Brow, moments after sending a text message to his girlfriend has lodged an appeal against his conviction. Mohmed Salman Patel, 26, […]5 months ago This is exactly what happened in the Brockholes Brow crash
Documents released at the sentencing of Mohmed Salman Patel outline the use of a mobile phone in connection with the crash. The Crown Prosecution Service argued Patel, 26, was using […]7 months ago Advertisement Advertisement Crafty Vintage plans trio of Christmas Craft Fairs
Following the string of roaring successes for Crafty Vintage fairs this year, organisers are planning a trio of Christmas markets to be held on the floating village at Brockholes Nature […]2 years ago All day and all of the night: Fulwood garage applies for 24-7 booze licence
Twenty-four hour opening seven days a week could return to a shop at a petrol station in Fulwood. The Co-Op store in Garstang Road is still trading, despite being due […]3 years ago What can Preston’s teenage councillor bring to politics?
In the early hours of May 6th an 18-year-old was elected to Preston Council. It was reported by many news outlets including the national BBC news website. Alongside the congratulations […]3 years ago Broughton Bypass: Work officially begins on new road
Work on a congestion-busting road mooted for more than 25 years has begun. The Broughton Bypass, to the north of the city, has seen spades put in the ground during […]3 years ago Most Discussed