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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.

How a 23-year-old is restoring a fishing boat which has rested in Preston Dock for 10 years

Sitting on Preston Dock since 2003 has been the 53-foot hull of Elizmor. Lovingly restored as a house boat after finishing her fishing days in 1989 it has been over […]

8 years ago
New Year’s Eve meat cleaver attack in Preston

A man was attacked with a meat cleaver in Preston on New Year’s Eve. Shahid Ali from the North West Ambulance Service said it was one of 2,353 call outs […]

8 years ago
Hundreds of Preston homes awake on New Year’s Day without power

More than 700 properties in Preston awoke to find themselves without power. Engineers from Electricity North West were called out at 7.30am on New Year’s Day due to a cable […]

8 years ago
Former Woodplumpton Post Office to be converted into family home

A former village Post Office and general store is to become a four bedroom home. Woodplumpton’s former Post Office on its main road has seen plans lodged to convert it. […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Runners prepare to take part in Central Lancashire Half Marathon near Preston

500 runners will take part in the event Runners are expected to shake off the Christmas pounds with a half marathon route around the edge of Preston. The sixth annual Central Lancashire New Year Half Marathon takes place […]

8 years ago
Review: A tale of Two Takeaways

My gastronomic tours of the North West take me to some interesting places and sometimes interesting food. Some of the most welcome and biggest surprises can be found in the […]

8 years ago
Cheaper shopping with Deepdale Coupon App

Low level fittings allow customers to see across the whole store. Image credit @supermarkettweets Do you like shopping at the new Morrisons Supermarket in Deepdale? Did you know there is an app for that? Yes, a new Coupon App has been specially designed just […]

8 years ago
New Year’s Eve in Preston: Six ways to see in 2014

Paul Thornton will be raiding his record box at Forum As per usual, some mates are heading to a party, others are getting in a minibus and heading to Manchester while someone else is conveniently not answering their phone. It’s […]

8 years ago
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