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Prestonians invited to participate in Lancashire’s bid for UK City of Culture 2025

Lancashire is bidding to become the UK City of Culture in 2025, a prestigious national event held once every four years. To mark this, the county is calling on Prestonian […]

4 days ago
Deepdale man nominated in Positive Role Model category at National Diversity Awards

Marcus Wright from Deepdale has been nominated for the National Diversity Awards in the Positive Role Model category. The Preston man has gained recognition across the city for his dedication […]

1 week ago
TV star joins search for Preston heroes

Former¬†EastEnders¬†star and¬†I‚Äôm a Celebrity‚Ķ Get Me Out of Here¬†winner Jacqueline Jossa is encouraging the public to nominate Preston people and projects doing extraordinary things with the help of National Lottery […]

2 weeks ago
The search for Preston’s most talented young writers is on thanks to The Future Writers Project

A competition to find the next generation of talented young writers from Preston has returned for the second year. The Future Writers project has been launched for 2021 by careers support organisation […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham retirement complex runs short story competition for local primary school

Sophie Pennington Students at Penwortham Primary School have taken part in a short story competition organised by the Hardwick Grange Retirement Living development in Cop Lane. Winner Sophie Pennington aged 10, and […]

2 months ago
‘Amazing’ Ranvir leaves Strictly Come Dancing after emotional dance-off

Ranvir and Giovanni after hearing they would be leaving Strictly Pic: BBC Ranvir Singh has left Strictly Come Dancing following an emotional dance-off. After her Waltz and Jive on Saturday night, Ranvir and professional dance partner Giovanni Pernice found themselves at the […]

5 months ago
Ingol wedding coordinator thrilled to bag prestigious award

Amber Kirkby The North West Wedding Awards 2020, hosted by UK Country Brides, was postponed four times due to the coronavirus pandemic. The finalists were originally announced in May, and the event […]

5 months ago
Preston’s Ranvir ‘blown away’ as she makes Strictly Come Dancing semi-finals

Ranvir and Giovanni Pic: BBC TV presenter Ranvir Singh said she’s ‘blown away’ to be in the semi-finals of Strictly Come Dancing. Ranvir and her professional dance partner Giovanni Pernice impressed in the quarter-finals with […]

5 months ago
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