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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.

Fire crew tackles blaze at Riversway carpet store

Severe fire in a retail business in Preston during the night. Fire crews quickly stopped the fire spreading but smoke caused damage throughout the premises. Around 5am this morning blaze […]

8 years ago
Korova Arts Cafe prepares to celebrate first birthday

A view of the Korova Arts Cafe Korova Arts CafĂ© and Bar on St Wilfrid Street are planning a whole weekend of music, poetry and film in celebration of their first year in business. The quirky cafĂ© will be […]

8 years ago
Flashmob at Preston’s Fishergate Shopping Centre

On Saturday 26 April at 2pm an impromtu ‘flashmob’ occurred at the Fishergate Shopping Centre in Preston. This was an organised dance performance from 50 young people from across Lancashire. […]

8 years ago
In Pictures: Preston Workers Memorial Day

Worker’s Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those people killed, injured or made ill by work. An International solidarity of remembrance. Services are held all around the world […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Invincibles to enter Football Hall of Fame

The Invincibles Standing L to R: J. Ross, R. Price (groundsman), J. Goodall, N. Brown (committee), J. Trainer, R. Holmes, Seated L to R: J. Gordon, R. Howarth, R. Kelso, D. Russell, S. Thompson, J Graham, G. Drummond.. Preston North End Invincibles are to be are to be inducted into the National Football Museum Hall Of Fame. Sir Tom Finney already has a place on the honour role. […]

8 years ago
Two people cut free after four vehicle Ribbleton smash

Two motorists have been rescued from their vehicles in Ribbleton. A four-vehicle smash at the junction of Blackpool Road and Ribbleton Lane happened at 11.19am on Saturday morning. Lancashire Fire and […]

8 years ago
Takeaway and student flats plan for former Moor Lane pub

The Queen Vic on Moor Lane has been boarded up for a number of years A former Preston pub is to become a new fast food takeaway and student accommodation. The Queen Vic which stands on Moor Lane opposite the student halls has stood vacant for […]

8 years ago
CCTV picture released after bike theft at Preston station

Do you know this man? British Transport Police are investigating a bike theft at Preston station. The theft happened around 3.10pm on Monday 24 March on platform seven at Preston […]

8 years ago
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