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Work has started to remove Samlesbury Weir on the River Ribble

Work has begun on a project to remove the Samlesbury Weir on the River Ribble. The Ribble Catchment Partnership has seized on the opportunity provided by exceptionally low spring water […]

3 weeks ago
Lodger jailed for life for murder of his vulnerable friend Steven May in Deepdale

A Preston man who bullied and murdered his vulnerable friend after moving in with him has been jailed for life. Darren Taylor, 45, abused Steven May, 50, physically and financially, […]

2 months ago
New flood alerts in place for areas around the River Ribble

River Ribble in flood at Avenham Park Pic: Lisa Brown The Environment Agency has issued new flood alerts for Monday as rising river levels put parts of Preston and South Ribble at risk. Low lying land and roads in Higher […]

3 months ago
Things to do this February half term in Preston

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall It may seem like the kids have only just settled in at school after the Christmas holidays but February half term is nearly here. See our list below to keep […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Weekend events in Preston, 1 – 3 November

The Ferret Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston. Friday 1 November Circular Economy ClubUniversity of Central Lancashire, Flyde Road, PR1 2HE9.30am […]

7 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 25 – 27 October

Avenham Park in autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Friday 25 October Xplorer – Avenham ParkAvenham and Miller Parks, PR1 8JT10amA family navigational challenge that is both fun and educational. Collect your map from the Pavilion on the day. […]

7 months ago
Weekend events in Preston, 18 – 20 October

Mitchell and Kenyon Cinema at Foster Building Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston this weekend. Friday 18 October Art of the CitySt Georges Shopping Centre, Preston […]

7 months ago
Things to do this October half term in Preston

Hoghton Tower It may seem like the kids have only just settled in at school after the summer holidays but October half term is nearly here. See our list below to keep […]

7 months ago
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