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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.

Santa’s grotto coming to Preston Fire Station

Preston Fire Station in Blackpool Road Pic: Google A Santa’s grotto event is coming to Preston Fire Station in December. Families are being invited to meet Santa on Saturday, December 16. As well as being able to meet […]

4 days ago
The Wellington in Glover’s Court open under new managementĀ 

The Wellington is open under new management, it has been announced. Through a Facebook post, it has been confirmed that the pub in Glover’s Court is back open with new […]

5 days ago
Fire Garden display coming to Avenham and Miller Parks

Japanese rock garden in Avenham Park Pc: Geoff Whittaker Flaming paths and flowers will light up Preston before Christmas with fire displays coming to Avenham and Miller Parks next month. Produced by Walk the Plank, the events will go […]

5 days ago
Preston Police continue shoplifting crackdown in the city

Christmas lights down Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Donna Clifford Police say they are continuing a crackdown on shoplifting in Preston city centre. Officers visited stores in Fishergate and Friargate during Tuesday (21 November) to follow-up on reports of shoplifting […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former Fino Tapas and Tiggis building up for sale

The former Fino Tapas building on Guildhall street is up for sale after moving. The restaurant, which also used to be Tiggis, recently came onto the market but no price […]

6 days ago
Proud ambassador for autism Jake switches on the Preston Christmas lights for 2023

Switch On Star Jake Ogden Proud Leyland lad Jake Ogden has switched on the city’s Christmas lights for 2023. Jake, who has autism, won theĀ Switch On StarĀ competition in recognition of his tireless charity work. Jake […]

6 days ago
Preston’s Ann Forshaw’s launches new Greek style yoghurt range

Ann Forshaw (right) with her granddaughter Emma Baker outside Alston Dairy in Longridge A well-known Preston brand has launched a new Greek style yoghurt. Ann Forshaw’s, based at Alston Dairy between Grimsargh and Longridge, are now producing the new range. Read more: Bartleys […]

6 days ago
New Tesco superstore in Blackpool Road opening this Thursday

Work at the former Morrisons store in Blackpool Road being converted to a Tesco Pic: Blog Preston The new Tesco store in Blackpool Road is due to open this Thursday (23 November). The location, which used to be a Morrisons store, is the first superstore Tesco in […]

7 days ago
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