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Covering the North, South, East, West and Centre of the city of Preston we aim to bring you news and information for the area near you in Preston. These areas do not follow the electoral boundaries of Preston City Council, which differ, especially since they were re-drawn.

Open exhibition ‘Preston on a Postcard’ comes to the windows of The Larder

The Preston on a Postcard exhibition at The Larder New open exhibition ‘Preston on a Postcard’ is showing in the windows of The Larder in the city centre. The aim is to enable anyone to submit their images of […]

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In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week November 28 to December 4

A damp view looking up Friargate towards the Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. A support grant has been announced for low income residents in Preston, new coronavirus asymptomatic testing […]

6 hours ago
Latest plans for Preston tram network ‘could see first rides by 2021’ on Deepdale test line

Preston Trampower has won planning approval to build a demonstrator line as part of its plans to bring passenger tram services back to the city after an absence of 85 […]

7 hours ago
Police catch suspected burglar twice in 24-hours after Deepdale break-in

St Christopher's Road in Deepdale Pic: Google A suspected burglar has been arrested for a second time in 24-hours. Preston Police were called to reports of a break-in at a property in St Christopher’s Road in Deepdale. […]

18 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Friends of Winckley Square to present an alternative Christmas concert for 2020

The Winckley Square Christmas tree Pic: Stephen Riley This year’s Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert is set to spread festive cheer virtually when it goes out on YouTube. Since being established in 2016, the Friends of Winckley […]

19 hours ago
Preston North End to deliver festive hampers to vulnerable members of community

PNECET Festive Hamper Launch Preston North End Community and Education Trust is launching a Festive Hampers campaign to support those most in need over the Christmas period. The initiative is being delivered in partnership […]

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State of the art sleep pods for NHS staff at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals

NHS staff at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals are set to benefit from state of the art sleep pods to enable them to catch up on much-needed sleep after long shifts. The […]

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Support grant announced for Preston residents with low incomes being hit hard by coronavirus

Preston Town Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Blog Preston Preston residents experiencing financial hardship as a result of Covid-19 may be eligible for support with food and essential items. The Local Authority Emergency Assistance Grant scheme is now open […]

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