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Tributes paid to father of three found dead in Avenham

Paul Pearson was described as a 'devoted Dad' Friends and family have paid tribute to a father-of-three found dead. Paul Pearson, 28, died suddenly at home during Sunday (14 July). His family are now trying to raise £5,000 […]

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Fire crews at the Boars Head in Barton

Fire crews at the Boars Head Pic: Nigel Trundle Firefighters are at a former pub to the North of Preston. A fire has broken out at the old Boars Head on the A6 at Barton. during Thursday (18 July). […]

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Man found dead in alley between two houses in Ribbleton

Hazelhurst Road in Ribbleton Pic: Google A man has been found dead in an alleyway in Ribbleton. Preston Police were called to Hazelhurst Road during Thursday (18 July) morning. The man, in his 30s, was found […]

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Preston woman stars in Marks and Spencer’s national Pride campaign

Emily Park (right) with her partner Cara A Preston woman is starring in Marks and Spencer’s national Pride window display campaign. Emily Park, who is a Foods Manager at M&S Preston Deepdale, features alongside other members of […]

8 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Christmas is coming five months early at this Preston craft superstore

A Christmas tree in store at Inspirations A Preston craft superstore is already preparing for Christmas, despite it being the middle of summer. Inspirations at the Capitol Centre is holding a free Christmas in July event from […]

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Pavilion cafe to reopen as council take it on

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall A cafe in one of the city’s most popular parks is to reopen. The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is being taken on and operated by Preston City Council. Tribourne […]

9 hours ago
First Extincton Rebellion Preston action will include a samba band and picnic

An Extinction Rebellion protest Pic: CC BY 2.0 The first Extinction Rebellion Preston action is due to take place in the city. An international socio-political movement, Extinction Rebellion (XR) uses civil disobedience and nonviolent resistance to protest against […]

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Healthcare centre for Fulwood due to open during 2021

The new healthcare centre proposed just off Garstang Road Work is expected to start imminently on a new healthcare centre for Fulwood. Plans have been approved for the three-storey building within the former Little Sisters of the Poor site. […]

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