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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.

Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble, ranked lowest to highest by area

Covid-19 cases map to 25 February 2021 New data from the government reveals the areas in Preston and South Ribble with the least Covid-19 cases. Of the 32 areas covered by Blog Preston, Penwortham South recorded the […]

7 hours ago
Review: Preston Monopoly and the other board games to play during lockdown

Board game collection Pic: Daniel Burt If your hobbies involved being outside or near other people in some capacity, I’m sure they’ve been somewhat curtailed this past year. Socialising has been tough; it’s been 374 days […]

10 hours ago
£5m Preston city centre redevelopment of former Browns Bar nearly complete

CGI showing the living space inside a Buckingham House apartment Pic: TSS Properties The £5m transformation of the Preston city centre building that used to house Browns Bar and Truth nightclub is almost complete. Buckingham House in Glovers Court will become home to two […]

17 hours ago
Preston taxi drivers scared for their safety in ongoing attacks

Ashton Allied taxi smashed window Preston taxi drivers say they are continuing to be targeted by youths throwing objects at their vehicles. In a recent incident, a stone smashed through the back window of an […]

22 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Appeal after teenage boy left with serious facial injuries in New Hall Lane attack

Junction of New Hall Lane and Acregate Pic: Google Police are appealing for information following an assault on a teenager in Fishwick, which left him with serious facial injuries. The attack happened in New Hall Lane close to the […]

1 day ago
Lane Ends children’s boutique wins North West retail award

Melissa behind the counter at the boutique Ashton-based Melissa Louise Children’s Boutique has won the Northern Enterprise Award for Best Children’s Fashion Retailer in the North West. The boutique, which is located in Blackpool Road at Lane […]

2 days ago
How this heart-shaped flower installation in Avenham Park is lifting spirits

Avenham Park flower installation Pic: @honeyshideaway A heart-shaped flower installation in Avenham Park is bringing cheer to park visitors. The display appeared in the park on Saturday (27 February), and was created by Preston-based wedding florist […]

3 days ago
Lea dog owner warns of dangers after Rodney the Basset Hound falls ill from eating ‘cannabis’ at Haslam Park

Rodney the Basset Hound A Lea dog owner is warning others to be vigilant after her pooch fell ill from consuming what was believed to be cannabis during a walk in Haslam Park. Fran […]

4 days ago
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