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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.

Annual Ruffs Dog Show returning to Ashton Park

An owner tries to lead their dog through the agility course The annual Ruffs dog show returns to Preston in mid-June in Ashton on Ribble. Ruffs on Ashton Park has various competitions for dogs to take part in throughout the day. […]

8 years ago
Restored Preston Cenotaph to be re-dedicated 88 years since original unveiling

Preston's Cenotaph has been undergoing a facelift Preston’s restored Cenotaph is to be re-dedicated in a special service. Following work costing £835,600 the war memorial was finished in Autumn last year. Renovation work included the carving oa […]

8 years ago
Preston FM taking over Club Tonic for fundraising event

Club Tonic on Hammonds Row The friends group for Preston’s community radio station is hosting a fundraising night at Club Tonic on Sunday. The Summer Spectacular for Preston FM sees DJs performing throughout the day […]

8 years ago
Man dies after Preston city centre car park fall

Market Hall Car Park A man has died following a fall from a car park in Preston city centre. Lancashire Police said they received a call at 6am on Tuesday to say a man […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston arts group In Certain Places ranked as one of the best in the North

Elaine and Charles from In Certain Places A Preston arts organisation has been recognised as one of the best in the North of England. In Certain Places, who organised the Harris Flights last summer, are included in […]

8 years ago
Studio flats plan for Lune Street approved

The currently vacant offices above Ladbrokes on Lune Street New studio flats are due to be created in the city centre after plans were approved. Preston City Council’s planning department has given the green light for the former Rawsthorns […]

8 years ago
Courtaulds factory memories to be told through song

The history of Preston’s former Courtaulds factory is to be brought to life through a music project. A Song for your Community sees singer-songwriter Claire Mooney work with former factory […]

8 years ago
Tram firm applies to re-open Deepdale line and build tram shed and station

An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look An artists impression of how the tram stop on Deepdale Street would look The company behind Preston’s proposed tram line has tabled plans for re-opening a section of the former […]

8 years ago
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