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Customers driven away from 130-year-old Preston business by lorries blocking street

Granthams on Hope Street, Preston The boss of a 130-year-old Preston business says customers are being driven away – and staff driven to distraction – by lorries blocking the tiny cobbled street on which it […]

2 days ago
Fulwood nursery raises over £1,000 in memory of colleague

The event had a BBQ, face painting and a raffle. Pic: Evergreen's Evergreen Early Years in Preston hosted a charity Spring fair last week, raising over £1,000 in memory of their much missed friend and colleague. The annual event, open to families […]

2 days ago
Two new adult gambling arcades to open within 200 yards of each other in city centre

The corner of Friargate and Orchard Street Two new adult games arcades are set to open within 200 yards of each other in Preston city centre after a second outlet was given the go-ahead in the space […]

4 days ago
Evidence of mouse infestation and extremely poor standards lead to worst rating possible for Preston burger takeaway

Evidence of a mouse infestation was one of the problems identified at Burgr Mouse droppings ‘throughout the whole premises’ was just one of a multitude of reasons why a Preston business was issued with a zero hygiene rating and told to improve – […]

1 week ago
Looking back on the first year of Penwortham craft bar Fairham’s with owners Ellis and Liam

Ellis and Liam of Fairham's This month marks one year since Ellis McKeown and Liam Stemson opened the doors to Fairham’s Bar in Penwortham. As founders and distillers at Fairham Distillery – the award-winning craft […]

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‘The Ferret is just one of those places – you get a real buzz’

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The future of iconic Preston music venue The Ferret is no longer hanging in the balance after it was confirmed on Friday that the building in which it is based […]

1 week ago
Return of Fridays at Preston outdoor market key step for traders

Preston Outdoor Market Preston’s outdoor market welcomed customers to its first Friday of trading in more than four years this week. The move will see the popular attraction restored to all of its […]

1 week ago
Charity to support those affected by cancer set up in tribute to Longton sportswoman

Emma Aindow-Gregory, Lancashire sportswoman. A charity to support those affected by cancer has been set up in memory of a sportswoman from Longton. Emma Aindow-Gregory’s family worked to set up a charity following her […]

1 week ago
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