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Winckley Square developer ordered to take down banner

'The One' in Winckley Square Pic: FWP A property developer has been ordered to remove or amend how a large banner in Winckley Square is displayed. Number 6 Winckley Square, previously known as Gorst House, is grade-II […]

2 days ago
New Preston Bus route for Longsands to begin as Frenchwood route axed

Preston Bus service leaving the Bus Station Pic: Paul Melling A bus service is to be axed for Frenchwood as a new one is restored to Fulwood. Preston Bus has announced a number of changes to services as well as […]

2 days ago
Sky filled with balloons and lanterns to remember Rosie Darbyshire

The community came together to say goodbye to Rosie Darbyshire outside her home in Ribbleton this evening. A memorial celebration, arranged by Rosie’s best friend Denni Hartley, saw Whitmoe Place […]

2 days ago
Lightfoot Lane roundabout has finally reopened

The roundabout at Lightfoot Lane has re-opened after weeks of uncertainty. Work was scheduled to finish by the end of 2018 but bad weather and difficulties in getting contractors onto […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement New survey shows Preston is showing ‘cautious optimism’ about the future

Down at Preston Marina on a sunny day Pic: Tony Worrall More Prestonians are feeling upbeat about the city than downbeat, Blog Preston can reveal. In a survey of readers, of which more than 600 took part, people in the city […]

3 days ago
Take a trip down Ribbleton’s memory lane this spring

Ribbleton library Pic: Tony Worrall Do you live in Ribbleton or have a connection to the area? A new exhibition at Ribbleton Library could be right up your street. The Harris Museum, Art Gallery & […]

3 days ago
‘Good’ news for Bluebells Nursery in latest inspection

A nursery in Fulwood is celebrating some ‘Good’ news from Ofsted following its latest inspection in January. Bluebells Private Day Nursery and Pre-school, in Longsands Lane, was rated ‘Good in […]

4 days ago
Police appeal to trace driver after woman injured in Lane Ends hit and run

Lane Ends junction Pic: Google A woman was treated after a suspected hit and run in Preston during Saturday lunchtime. Preston Police were called to Blackpool Road near the Lane Ends pub around 12noon on […]

4 days ago
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