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Teenager from Preston takes gold in first-ever Judo competition

Jade Bostock with her medals. Pic: Ross Goodwin A teenager from Preston has taken part in her first-ever Judo competition, securing gold in all categories, and winning all of her contests. Jade Bostock, 14, from Preston, attended the […]

2 weeks ago
Win the chance to be at The Preston Weekender on the Flag Market

Event at the Flag Market Preston’s long-awaited Weekender Festival takes place on the Flag Market this weekend. And you could be there thanks to our competition with Preston’s Business Improvement District. We’re giving away four […]

3 weeks ago
Preston radio legend brings back maggot racing for charity event

Former BBC Lancashire radio legend, John ‘Gilly’ Gillmore is supporting a maggot race night to raise money for the North West Air Ambulance. The event, will be presented by KTB […]

4 weeks ago
Preston student designs new artwork for recycling bin wagons

Winner - Danikah (Y9), Archbishop Temple Church of England High School A student from Preston has won a recycling vehicle artwork competition. Danikah from the Archbishop Temple Church of England High School in Fulwood won the design competition. Students from across […]

2 months ago
South Ribble primary school students take part in public speaking competition

The competition was judged by MP Katherine Fletcher, Graham Liver and Nicola Moran. Pic: Katherine Fletcher Six primary schools across South Ribble took part in a public speaking competition. The event, organised by Chris Upton, Tarleton Community Primary School Head was held at Hutton Church of […]

2 months ago
Preston’s The Black Horse wins Pub of the Year for second year running

Hand holding pint of beer outside The Black Horse Pic: Nick Elsby The Black Horse has become the Central Lancs CAMRA Pub of the Year award for the second year in a row. The historic pub in Friargate beat almost 300 pubs […]

4 months ago
Preston charity to give away freezer to local family in need this Christmas 

Amine who is supported by Emmaus Preston with the chest freezer Homelessness charity Emmaus Preston is giving away a brand new chest freezer and Iceland voucher to a family in need before Christmas.   Emmaus Preston provides a home, support and meaningful work for up to 26 […]

6 months ago
Preston winners celebrated at Active Lancashire Awards

Preston Pirates with Cllr Michael Green Preston Pirates BMX Club has scooped the Club of the Year trophy at this year’s Active Lancashire Awards. Individuals, community groups, schools and businesses from across Lancashire were celebrated at […]

6 months ago
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