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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.

Last chance to have your say on proposed bus service cuts

Last few days to have your say on the cancellation of subsidised bus services in Preston. Lancashire County Council (LCC) are asking residents for their opinion on proposed withdrawal of […]

8 years ago
Preston nightlife festival Prestfest returns to the city centre

Your usual weekend revellers in the city centre? A festival to celebrate everything Preston city centre’s nightlife has to offer returns later this month. Prestfest, which took place in May last year, aims to show off all sides […]

8 years ago
Preston flood warnings withdrawn but heavy rain alert issued for Sunday

Chris Idaho tweeted this picture of the Ribble after heavy rain A flood warning for Preston is no longer in force. The Environment Agency had issued a warning a flood warning around 6pm on New Year’s Day for the Ribble Estuary. […]

8 years ago
The Battle for Preston Bus Station front page of the Independent Magazine

Love, hate and concrete: The battle for Preston Bus Station. The story goes national. Front page of the Saturday Independent shouts the story of the ‘war’ between the Pros and […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Commissioner in Preston for budget consultation

Do you want to pay more for policing in Preston? Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Clive Grunshaw is going on the road and wants to talk to Preston people about […]

8 years ago
Preston Grasshoppers history is digitised thanks to Preston Digital Archive

The first XV Grasshoppers side from 1925 Historic images from the life and times of a Preston rugby club can now be viewed online. Preston Grasshoppers have teamed up with the Preston Digital Archive to upload around […]

8 years ago
Prestival 2014: Avenham Park could host all-day music festival in September

Rick Moore is aiming to recall the spirit of the Heineken Weekenders which took place in Avenham Park Up to 20,000 music fans could flood into Avenham Park for an all-day music festival in September. Recalling the days of the Heineken Free Music Festival when the likes of […]

8 years ago
Christmas tree recycling offer at Ashton Park

christmas tree You love your Christmas tree over the festive period, but how do you get rid of it come January? Well, to help prevent Christmas trees being needlessly dumped in landfill […]

8 years ago
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