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Fulwood cyclist Hugh Carthy rides the Tour de France

Hugh Carthy at the 2018 Tour of Britain Pic: Geof Sheppard This is a guest post. If you’d like to write a guest post for Blog Preston, email contactus@blogpreston.co.uk. 26-year-old Hugh Carthy from Fulwood has become the first Prestonian to ride […]

11 months ago
Review: Eat Out to Help Out at Lune Street’s 1842

Spicy peanut soup The Eat Out to Help Out scheme has continued throughout August and seems to have been a roaring success, with most places fully booked until it ends tomorrow (Monday 31 […]

11 months ago
I grew up in Byrons – Saturday night memories of the Preston nightclub 30 years on

Byrons cassette tapes recording from the night Thirty years ago this month a Saturday night started at a little club across from Preston Bus Station. It was once the Piper and went on to become Barristers, but […]

11 months ago
Review: Trying Eat Out to Help Out at Preston’s Bistrot Pierre

Bistrot Pierre fishcake Many of Preston’s wonderful restaurants and bars have now reopened, with strict guidelines to make dining out as safe as possible during the Covid-19 pandemic. The government’s Eat Out To […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tell us what you think of Preston’s littering problem with The Big Litter Survey

Blog Preston has regularly reported on littering issues across the city but the subject remains as big a problem as ever throughout our streets. During lockdown there was a big […]

1 year ago
Preston residents asked to contribute views to SEND consultation

Parents, children and young people are being given the opportunity to share their views about school provision for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in […]

1 year ago
Harris museum releases updated design plans to reassure concerned Prestonians

The latest design plans for the Harris Museum’s ongoing renovation project were met with some criticism from Blog Preston readers following their unveiling last week. The plans appeared to eliminate […]

1 year ago
Preston residents to have their say over city’s dog control orders

Residents in Preston are being encouraged to share their views relating to dog control issues in public places as part of a consultation on current legislation. Preston City Council have […]

1 year ago
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