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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.

Councillor urges Prestonians to get Covid vaccine despite his own severe reaction to jab

Councillor Pav Akhtar Preston City Council Councillor Pav Akhtar is urging his fellow Prestonians to get the Covid-19 vaccination, despite suffering severe side effects after his own jab. Pav had to seek medical […]

5 days ago
Grimsargh Wetlands Trust receives £1,250 donation

Grimsargh Wetlands Trust has received a £1,250 donation from the SUEZ recycling and recovery UK “Giving Something Back at Christmas” fund. SUEZ staff from across the country were invited to […]

5 days ago
Ashton interior retailer doubles turnover in a year

An Ashton-on-Ribble-based interiors retailer is celebrating after doubling its turnover in 2020. Luxus Design says the growth is largely down to its Just Radiators brand, which had its official launch […]

5 days ago
Drugs and weapons seized by police in Fletcher Road

Drugs and knives seized by police during the incident in Fletcher Road Pic: Preston Police Police have arrested three people after discovering a haul of drugs and weapons. Two men and a woman were arrested on suspicion of offences including affray, money laundering, supplying Class […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Calls for probe into Ashton firm where workers owed £170,000 in unpaid wages

The Lunar Caravans factory in Lostock Hall Pic: Google A call has been made for an investigation into allegations that the owner of Lunar Automotive in Ashton-on-Ribble has not paid his workforce to the tune of about £170,000 while […]

6 days ago
Latest Preston planning applications for December 18 to January 7

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between December 18 and January 7. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Change of use of […]

6 days ago
Queens Lancashire Regiment Memorial Completed at National Arboretum

After a nine-month delay forced by the Coronavirus emergency, an imposing memorial to Lancashire’s last single-county regiment has finally been installed at the National Memorial Arboretum, the nation’s year-round centre […]

7 days ago
Myerscough College cancel June open day and country fair

Myerscough College have announced that they have cancelled their 2021 Open Day and Country Fair. Due to take place on 6 June, the decision has been made to cancel the […]

7 days ago
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