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New ice cream and coffee shop opens at Preston Market

Nurcan and Steve outside their new stall Pic: Hakuna Matata A new ice cream and coffee shop has opened at Preston Market. Hakuna Matata opened in July selling a range of ice cream, sweets, drinks and lunch options. Hakuna Matata […]

3 days ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week, August 1 to 7

A view of how the cinema development may look A lot has happened in Preston over the last seven days. The home library service has resumed across the city, a £5,000 donation has been made to the NHS, and […]

4 days ago
Preston residents urged to help find foster carers for siblings

Siblings for fostering (picture not of actual siblings) Lancashire County Council are appealing to those in Preston, and wider Lancashire, to give a loving foster home to three brothers and their sister. The children are currently living with […]

5 days ago
Local lockdown expected in Preston in ‘next few days’

Preston could return to lockdown in the coming days after a rise in Covid-19 cases. Lancashire’s director of public health Dr Sakthi Karunanithi is expecting the stricter rules to be […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Switch nightclub will ‘be investigated’ after its reopening makes national news

Inside Switch's reopening Switch is set to be investigated by Preston City Council after alleged video of the nightclub’s reopening night was shared on social media. The city centre spot was at the […]

1 week ago
Ashton-on-Ribble residents plagued by road racers say its been ‘worse in lockdown’

Car Meet Residents near Preston Docks in Ashton-on-Ribble say they are being plagued by car enthusiasts using the area as a ‘drag strip’. Complaints about loud music and revving engines on modified […]

1 week ago
Have your say on Preston’s City Investment Plan

A rainbow over Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council is looking for feedback as it develops a City Investment Plan designed to transform Preston over the next 15 years. The plan will set out the Council’s […]

1 week ago
What could the Lancashire bid to be UK City of Culture 2025 bring to Preston?

Organisations around Lancashire are teaming up to put the county up for the UK City of Culture 2025, but what could the bid bring to Preston? Lancashire is up against […]

1 week ago
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