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Preston Retail Skills Shop partnership with Aldi unveils apprentice take up in September

Back in June 2013 discount retailer Aldi announced that it would work in partnership with Preston Retail Skills Shop, run by Preston College, to promote this year’s Aldi Apprentice Scheme. The […]

6 years ago
X-Factor star Diana Vickers visits Preston

Diana Vickers will be signing copies of her new album Music To Make Boys Cry at the Preston branch of HMV at 12 pm today (Sunday 15th September) Blackburn born […]

6 years ago
Preston Pride Festival to return for second year

Valentino King will be performing on the Flag Market Preston’s Pride Festival will return on the last weekend of September. The Flag Market will be filled for a colourful celebration by the city’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transexual community. […]

6 years ago
Preston Historical Society Heritage Open Day At St. John’s Minster

On Saturday 14th September the Preston Historical Society will be hosting an open day at St. John’s Minster on Church Street, Preston. The event will open from 10.00am until 4.00pm. […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Harris Flights: Council claims 70% rise in Harris Museum & Art Gallery visitors

The More Music band come down the Flights The Harris Flights have been hailed a success by Preston City Council after a 70% increase in visitors to the Harris Museum & Art Gallery. Museum bosses are putting the […]

6 years ago
Police appeal as Ribbleton man breaks early release licence

Leroy Allen is wanted by police A Ribbleton man is wanted by police after breaching the terms of his early release licence from prison. Lancashire Police have released an image of Leroy Allen, a convicted burglar. […]

6 years ago
Birds of a Feather star Pauline Quirke Academy opening in Penwortham

A new drama school will be holding classes in Preston. The Pauline Quirke Academy, she of Birds of a Feather fame, brings its training to Penwortham. Principal Aimee Membery said: […]

6 years ago
Cyclist in hospital following Blackpool Road collision

A cyclist remains in hospital following what police describe as a “serious collision” in Lea. The cyclist, a 55-year-old woman, was involved in an incident with a Volkswagen car. She […]

6 years ago
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