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Plug and Taps bar opens in Preston city centre – we went to visit

Plug & Taps Lune Street Plug and Taps is the latest craft beer bar on the Preston scene. Located at 32 Lune Street, it joins the likes of The Guild Ale House, The Moorbrook and […]

7 days ago
What it’s like on the front line of the Winter Hill fire

We joined firefighters tackling the ongoing fire on Winter Hill at the front line. Fire crews from around the country have piled up the rugged roads of Winter Hill in […]

2 weeks ago
Opinion: The Great North Rail Project – more like The Great North Fail project

A Northern service Commuters waiting for a train in Manchester Pic: Steve Robson/Manchester Evening News It’s set to be a long, hot, summer – and that’s just in the Northern timetable planning department. […]

1 month ago
What we learned from the 2018 local elections in Preston

Labour picking up Garrison ward Labour picking up Garrison ward As the dust settles on another election in Preston (we’ve had a lot of them recently) we’ve been casting our eye over what the result […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement We took on Preston’s new Ninja Adventure VR attraction – here’s what happened

Trying out the VR jetpack and motorcycle racing. Trying out the virtual reality jetpack and motorcycle racing If you’ve ever wondered how you’d fare in a zombie apocalypse, wonder no more. The Multiverse at the newly-opened Ninja Adventure […]

4 months ago
What it was like inside one of Preston’s mosques

Tom Stables and family getting ready to look round the mosque Tom Stables and family getting ready to look round the mosque As a family based in Preston, we’re lucky to have so many things available to do at our doorstep […]

5 months ago
Why it is only right we have an Edith Rigby statue in Preston

Edith Rigby, pictured left, and the blue plaque to her in Winckley Square Pic: Preston Digital Archive/Tony Worrall It might seem strange now, if not outright bizarre, that 100 years […]

5 months ago
Why we must use it or lose it with Preston Markets

Cleaning up at the old Indoor Market for one last time Cleaning up at the old Indoor Market for one last time The shutters came down for the final time on the Preston Indoor Market, or did they? Built in the […]

5 months ago
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