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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.

European Gift Market visits Preston

Today speciality food and gifts from across Europe were on sale as a Continental market set up its stalls on historic Preston Flag Market. Following on from the Italian Market […]

8 years ago
New Cock Yard weavers cottages demolished after safety scare

Tony Worrall snapped the demolished cottages Former weavers cottages on New Cock Yard have been demolished due to safety concerns. Preston Council’s planning department gave emergency permission to developer Ged Connor to knock it down after […]

8 years ago
Vandals hunted after community centre attacked in Plungington

Police in Preston are appealing for information after a community centre had bricks thrown through its windows. The community centre on Brook Street, Plungington, was targeted by vandals between Friday […]

8 years ago
Preston Christmas Lights 2013: Date and time confirmed for mystery celeb switch on

Preston’s Christmas Lights switch-on will take place on Saturday 16 November. A stage will be constructed outside the Harris Museum and celebrations begin from 5.30pm. The event, where an as […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Make your own Christmas Wreath Workshop

The Ashton Flower Shop is holding a Christmas Wreath Workshop. The festive season is almost here again so why not make an early start with the decorations. The flower shop […]

8 years ago
Preston Police hold Crime Prevention Fundraising Event

A crime prevention community fund-raising event hosted by Preston Police recently has been hailed a success. At Sainsbury’s supermarket in Deepdale, officers helped fit 110 cars with special free number […]

8 years ago
Late night cooking goes wrong as fire crews called to Brookfield

Fire crews were called to a cooker on fire in Brookfield in the early hours of Sunday morning. The incident at a ground floor flat on Ambleside Walk started at […]

8 years ago
Protest outside city centre bank against investment in dirty energy

Local World Development Movement (WDM) activists yesterday protested outside a branch of HSBC on Fishergate hoping to make bankers come clean about their fossil fuel finance. The protest was part […]

8 years ago
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