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Warton student wins award after finding inspiration in pop music

A University of Central Lancashire illustration student has found success with a music-inspired end-of-year project. Erin Jones won the For You Curls (FYC) Award for Technology Innovation at the recent […]

2 years ago
Preston wellbeing entrepreneur nominated in National Diversity Awards

Lee Chambers A Preston wellbeing entrepreneur has been nominated in the National Diversity Awards 2021. Lee Chambers, psychologist and founder of Essentialise Workplace Wellbeing, is up for the Entrepreneur of Excellence Award. […]

2 years ago
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 […]

3 years 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 […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement TV star joins search for Preston heroes

FormerĀ EastEndersĀ star andĀ Iā€™m a Celebrityā€¦ Get Me Out of HereĀ winner Jacqueline Jossa is encouraging the public to nominate Preston people and projects doing extraordinary things with the help of National Lottery […]

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

Hand holding pen with papers on a desk 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 […]

3 years ago
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 […]

3 years 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 […]

3 years ago
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