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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.

St Matthews saying no to anti-social behaviour

st matthews mission Over recent months, local residents have raised concerns about levels of antisocial behaviour in hotspot areas across the neighbourhood. Local policing teams had been responding and working with those involved […]

8 years ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre gym to shut for two weeks for a refurb

fulwood leisure centre Fulwood Leisure Centre gym is to be closed from this Friday for two weeks. The closure is part of a £500,000 revamp of both the Fulwood centre and West View […]

8 years ago
Two men jailed for Brookfield newsagent cash robbery as third man remains on the run

Two men have been jailed for more than 17 years after an armed robbery in Ribbleton. Michael Bond, 31 of Gorsey Avenue, Manchester, was sentenced to 10 years and eight […]

8 years ago
Ghost tales at the Harris with Preston authors including Jenn Ashworth

Jenn Ashworth Some of Preston’s leading authors will be reading a collection of ghost stories at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Jenn Ashworth, author of Cold Light and A Kind of […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: The Sun at Night beams into the Covered Market

As if yesterday’s sunset over Preston wasn’t spectacular enough, a couple of hours later there was an even more spectacular sunrise in Preston’s covered market. ‘The Sun at Night’ is […]

8 years ago
Tramping through the leaves at Avenham and Miller Park

Last Sunday we ducked the throngs of people on crazy Christmas shopping missions and headed down to the park. It was just the remedy for a busy week. There isn’t […]

8 years ago
Flats plan for former Hindu temple due to be turned down

The building on Avenham Place has not been used for five years A plan to turn a disused Hindu Temple in the centre of the city is set to be refused. Councillors have been asked to turn down proposals by Harrison Ince […]

8 years ago
Drivers using Preston railway station asked to park up to ease gridlock

Motorists in Preston wanting to pick people up from the train station are being asked to use a nearby multi-storey car park. The usual charge for the train station multi-storey […]

8 years ago
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