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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.

Preston chocolate maker reveals sweet profits

Beech’s Fine Chocolates, one of the UK’s oldest chocolate makers posted a £100,000 profit thanks to a deal with high street chain Marks & Spencer. M&S chose to stock Beech’s […]

8 years ago
Video: Eerie video of Preston city centre

A screengrab from the city centre film A Preston film maker has made an experimental documentary showing the city in a still and oddly unsettling light. David Pilling produced A City Still showing the city centre in […]

8 years ago
Derelict Avenham pub to become apartments

The Avenham Park has stood empty for more than 7 years A former Avenham pub is set to be converted into flats. The Avenham Park on Avenham Lane is owned by Get Connected Ltd who have applied to change its use. […]

8 years ago
Police renew appeal for information after a man exposed himself to teenage girl

Lancashire Police have released more information in their appeal for information after a 16 year old girl was approached by a male who exposed himself to her. The incident took […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Valentine’s Day event at St George’s Shopping Centre.

Celebrating the day of love St George’s Shopping Centre in Preston has laid on live entertainment with one of the UK’s most established Weddings and event singers. Come and enjoy […]

8 years ago
RSPCA Preston Manager plans Ark Extension for cats 

John Alan Wareing, manager of the Preston & District RSPCA Animal Shelter together with Julie Tattler have announced an extension to the cats shelter, at their own home. Ever growing […]

8 years ago
Fulwood residents group prepare to campaign on Garden City plan

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group are preparing to do battle with planners over development of the North West of Preston. The Lightfoot Lane Area Residents Association have sent a rallying cry to […]

8 years ago
Electrical socket fire on Blackpool Road

A crew from Preston Fire Station were called out to deal with a fire on Blackpool Road. The owners of a property reported the smell of burning from an electrical […]

8 years ago
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