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Play areas in Preston’s parks to reopen as lockdown restrictions ease

How part of the new Grange Park play area looks Play areas in many of Preston’s parks will start to reopen from today (Saturday 4 July) as the government continues to ease lockdown restrictions. Avenham Park, Moor Park, Ashton Park […]

13 hours ago
Police urge public to behave responsibly as pubs and bars reopen across Preston

Pubs and bars will begin to re-open from Saturday (July 4). A significant policing operation is in place for the weekend as officers prepare for the reopening of pubs and bars in Preston. From tomorrow (July 4) all pubs and bars, […]

1 day ago
Preston’s 2020 Christmas Lights Switch On to take place online

Christmas Lights Switch on 2019 This year’s Preston Christmas Lights Switch On is set to take place virtually. Preston BID, the organisers and funders of the Switch On, say the decision to go online has […]

2 days ago
Preston’s The Ferret features on BBC Breakfast as national campaign launches to save live music

Ian Cauwood on BBC Breakfast Iconic Preston venue The Ferret featured on BBC Breakfast today, in support of a national campaign to save the live music industry. Promoter Dan Morris and manager Ian Cauwood both appeared […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement A magical fairy door trail has appeared in Walton Park

Another door from the trail To many parents’ delight, a magical fairy door trail has been discovered in Walton Park; but where did the magical creatures come from? Andrea Davidson, 40, decided to create the […]

3 days ago
Live online event to ask: ‘Is Preston a racist city?’

Glenda Andrew Pic: Garry Cook A live online event is set to ask the question: Is Preston a racist city? Fourteen years ago, official figures showed Preston was England’s worst trouble spot for racist incidents, […]

4 days ago
Friends of the Harris charity receives £1,000 funding boost for museum redevelopment

Library users at The Harris. Pic: The Harris Preston 2020. Preston charity Friends of the Harris has been award £1,000 to support the museum, art gallery and library’s redevelopment project, #HarrisYourPlace. The money was awarded as part of a competition […]

6 days ago
Fulwood woman launches online escape room game during lockdown

Vicki and Kirsty A Fulwood woman has put her spare time during lockdown to good use by launching an online escape room game. Vicki Mackenzie created MyEscapeFrom with a group of friends. The […]

1 week ago
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