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Housebuilder donates 10,000 bricks to Preston College construction students

Construction apprentices at Preston College have had 10,000 bricks donated to them from Persimmon Homes to support their training and assessments. The donated bricks are enough to build a large […]

4 weeks ago
Great Eccleston pub hosts a celebratory lunch for care home residents

Publicans and care home residents outside The White Bull A Great Eccleston pub provided lunch this month for the elderly and their carers to celebrate the joy of being able to socialise again and are now encouraging everyone to […]

1 month ago
New manager announced for Preston Markets

Mark Beck, Preston Markets Manager New Preston Markets Manager, Mark Beck, has taken up his role. With nearly 20 years’ experience managing several markets in and around Wigan, Mark brings a wealth of knowledge with him […]

1 month ago
Shopping local at Preston Market

Preston Market Market Hall Lisa Brown Photography Last week, Blog Preston ran the first article in a four-part mini-series celebrating the independent businesses trading on Preston Markets as well as speaking to the people who shop there. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bamber Bridge nursery officially reopened following 2021 fire

Busy Bees Bamber Bridge officially re-opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony Busy Bees Bamber Bridge has officially re-opened its doors following a £900,000 refurbishment. Marg Randles, the Co-Founder of Busy Bees and the Mayor of South Ribble, Councillor Jane Bell, officially […]

1 month ago
Meera Puppins teaching Preston’s puppies how to be pub perfect

Meera Puppins with attendees at a Socialisation Sunday Penwortham puppy trainer Meera Puppins has launched Socialisation Sundays to teach young dogs how to behave. Meera has been working with The Golden Ball of Longton, two-time winners of the […]

1 month ago
Preston-born hedge fund manager tops Rich List with £10 billion fortune

Michael Platt Pic: BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd A Preston-born hedge fund manager is the richest person in the North West of England, according to the new edition of The Sunday Times Rich List. Michael Platt, 53, who lives […]

1 month ago
Preston Mowgli sets summer opening date

Preston Mowgli Pic: @mowglistreetfood / Instagram Mowgli Street Food will open in Preston city centre this summer. The popular Indian chain will launch in what used to be French Connection in Miller Arcade on Monday 11 July. Booking […]

1 month ago
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