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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.

Preston Markets to offer prizes for new website launch

Preston Market Market Hall Lisa Brown Photography Preston Markets will give away gift cards and rugby tickets when it launches a new website this month. Social media followers could win Preston Gift Cards and a family ticket […]

2 weeks ago
Free breastfeeding app Latchaid to be offered in Preston and Lancashire

A breastfeeding app that will soon celebrate its first birthday has secured approval from local NHS services. Lancashire NHS and HCRG Care Group have approved the leading breastfeeding and parenting app […]

2 weeks ago
West View and Fulwood leisure centres to offer £1 children’s swim sessions

The pool at West View Two Preston leisure centres have launched £1 children’s swim sessions over the summer holidays to help reduce the pressures of the cost of living crisis. The ‘Kids for a Quid’ […]

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Outstanding UCLan alumni receive special inaugural awards

Sarah Gardner - Alumni Award The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has named three outstanding graduates as the first recipients of the inaugural Alumni Achievement Awards. The special awards have been established to honour and […]

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Advertisement Advertisement M6 delays at Junction 31 northbound due to overturned car and trailer

An overturned car and trailer on the M6 at Junction 31 near Preston has delayed traffic after the closure of two lanes and the northbound exit sliproad. The closures will […]

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BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time coming to Preston

Let's Grow Preston's Ashton Walled Garden BBC Radio 4 Gardeners’ Question Time is coming to Preston. Preston Gardening Society will host the event at UCLan’s Harrington Lecture Theatre on Tuesday 16 August from 5pm. There will […]

2 weeks ago
Garstang Town Council issue Lancaster Canal pollution update

Recent improvements in the Lancaster Canal pic via Facebook: Michael Rhodes Garstang Town Council has released a statement following the pollution incident in the Lancaster Canal where a number of dead fish were spotted. The update states that over the past […]

2 weeks ago
Preston parks awarded Green Flag status

The Japanese Garden within Avenham park, Preston. Pic: Preston Council Preston City Council has received a Green Flag Award for Avenham and Miller Parks, Ashton Park, Fishwick Bottoms, Haslam Park, Moor Park and Winckley Square Gardens. Since the Covid-19 pandemic […]

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