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Preston faith group to host event aimed at tackling anti-Muslim sentiment during Covid-19

Coronavirus and Mosques Panel Members (top-left Imam Qari Asim MBE, bottom-left Saba Zaman, top-right host Adam Kelwick, middle-right Shaukat Warraich, bottom-right Mufti Rafiq Sufi) A live online event is set to tackle anti-Muslim sentiment and reassure the public about Covid-19 safety measures being taken by Mosques. The event is being hosted by Preston-based non-profit […]

5 days ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

5 days ago
Local lockdown expected in Preston in ‘next few days’

Preston could return to lockdown in the coming days after a rise in Covid-19 cases. Lancashire’s director of public health Dr Sakthi Karunanithi is expecting the stricter rules to be […]

6 days ago
The number of deaths from coronavirus each in Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling The number of deaths from coronavirus in each ward in Preston and South Ribble in June have been revealed. Longsands had the highest number of recorded deaths from the virus, […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement ‘Sad day’ as DW Fitness First Preston closes for good

DW Fitness First Preston Pic: Google Maps DW Fitness First Preston closed its doors for good at 8pm tonight (Tuesday 4 August). The Port Way gym near the Docks had informed staff and members of the closure […]

7 days ago
NHS thank Preston North End with life support training

Life support training at Deepdale Staff at Preston North End were given life support education as a ‘thank you’ for allowing their Deepdale facilities to be used for essential NHS training during Covid-19. Since the […]

1 week ago
Preston and South Ribble cancer charity looking for help

The Macmillan Preston and South Ribble Fundraising Committee helps to fund Macmillan nurses and other health professionals. It also supports people living with cancer at a time where it is needed the […]

1 week ago
UCLan prepares to make September student experience ‘as authentic as possible’

The Media Factory at the University of Central Lancashire campus Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan is preparing to make the student experience as authentic as possible for new and returning students in September. A number of safety measures have been introduced on campus, in […]

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