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Residents’ parking permits are about to get cheaper

A permit holders only parking sign in Bairstow Street, Preston Pic: Blog Preston Resident only parking in Preston is set to get cheaper after LCC agreed a fairer pricing scheme across the county. The cabinet agreed to standardise the price of permits to […]

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A warm welcome to new clergymen Sam and David as plans for the church in Preston take shape

Exciting and rewarding times lie ahead for the Church of England in the city of Preston. That’s the opinion of the two new clergymen who are working side by side […]

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Preston InstaMeet goes down the Miley Tunnel

Entering the stretch of Miley Tunnel from Maudland Bank Pic: Blog Preston The latest Preston InstaMeet saw the group go underground to snap pictures of the Miley Tunnel. As work continues above the tunnel – which opened in 1847 – Instagrammers were […]

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UCLan SU craft and food fair is back for freshers’ week – and it’s open to all

Sticky Chocolate Ltd were also at the last UCLan Craft and Food Fair Pic: Hannah Mason This year’s UCLan SU Freshers Craft and Food Fair is set to be a big one with over 30 stalls confirmed so far. Taking place on Thursday 19 September, the […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Image released in search for man who mugged an 82-year-old woman

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to after an 82-year-old woman was mugged outside her home. The victim was walking to her car on […]

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Apartment plans for St Joseph’s Orphanage unveiled

The future of St Joseph’s Orphanage has finally been revealed after more than a decade of uncertainty. Plans have been submitted to Preston City Council for a scheme of homes […]

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Travellers face uncertain future as council plans to sell of Leighton Street site

The travellers site sits behind the Leighton Street car park close to the university campus Pic: Google Leighton Street Traveller Site faces an uncertain future after Lancashire County Council said it will sell it site on. The site, which currently has 14 pitches, is one of three […]

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How this Preston woman is fighting child hunger with free breakfasts

Helen Ball A Preston woman is fighting child hunger by providing free breakfasts at her Ribbleton cafe. Helen Ball from Broadgate runs Top Cafe in Ribbleton Lane. After hearing a radio interview […]

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