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Couple rescue Broughton float centre from going under

Mandala Float Center exterior A Broughton floatation therapy centre is open again after a local couple bought the business.  Paul and Tina Burrows re-opened Mandala Float Center, which is the only floatation therapy centre […]

33 mins ago
Bus shelters in Bamber Bridge’s main street are vandalised

Damage to the bus shelters in Station Road Pic: Shane King New look bus shelters in Bamber Bridge have been vandalised. Installed as part of major work in Station Road in recent months vandals have struck. Blog Preston was sent pictures […]

4 hours ago
Fishergate bus lane IT glitch leads to wrong demand for higher penalties for drivers

The Fishergate bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall Motorists are being advised to check if they receive a penalty fine for driving in the Fishergate bus lane due to an IT glitch. Lancashire County Council has revealed it […]

13 hours ago
Ramadan meal in Preston brings faiths from across the city together

Tucking in at the Ramadan dinner Dozens of people from all different faiths in the city joined Preston’s Muslim community for a Ramadan meal. The Light Foundation hosted their fourth event for the annual Interfaith dinner. […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man arrested after brick thrown at Tommy Robinson event in Larches

A man was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after he threw a rock at the screen at a Tommy Robinson presentation in Larches. The MEP candidate, real name Stephen […]

1 day ago
Taste test: Plungington Hotel add a breakfast menu and earlier weekend opening

A full breakfast at the Plungington with a rogue fried egg instead of poached Pic: Blog Preston A city pub has introduced a new breakfast and brunch menu. The Plungington Hotel is part of the Meat and Drink group which operates Plau bar amongst other venues in […]

1 day ago
New Muslim grave plots to be added to Preston Cemetery

Preston Cemetery in Ribbleton Pic: Stephen Geraghty Preston Cemetery looks set to get more space for the city to bury its loved ones. A report to Preston City Council’s cabinet identified the city is beginning to run […]

2 days ago
Police want to trace woman after Preston city centre thefts

Kurline Scott Police have released a picture of a woman they want to speak to after a theft in Preston city centre. A man in his 60s was targeted with £300 taken […]

2 days ago
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