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Preston station features in new Virgin Trains advert

A new advert for Virgin Trains, celebrating the new improved journey times on the West Coast Main Line features Preston station. The guy gets off the train at the end […]

10 years ago
Creating a mapped Preston for everyone

Ever heard of an Open Street Map? No, it’s not that thing Google is doing where they drive past when you’re getting changed or snap your dog having a wee […]

10 years ago
Water water bottled everywhere

This is a guest post from Martin Brown. He is a blogger on the built environment at isite and can be found on twitter @martinbrown. If you’d like to write […]

10 years ago
Why isn't Preston's MP on Twitter?

I was browsing the web and came across this excellent site that lists which MPs are on Twitter and gives you an insight into the corridors of power. It’s called […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement What will Preston be doing for Earth Hour?

On Saturday 28th March 2009 the world will turn out its lights to send a message to world leaders that the world’s natural resources at running out and something needs […]

10 years ago
Whittingham Asylum… forgotten?

This is a guest post David Perkins, he is a keen photographer, web designer and urban explorer. He blogs at Planetperki and you can follow him on twitter @perki. If […]

10 years ago
Preston snow pictures

Here’s a picture sent in my Preston Blog reader Graham Salisbury (Twitter: @grahamsalisbury) of the snow in Preston on Monday 2nd February 2009: You can see more on Graham’s flickr […]

10 years ago
An experience: Giving blood at the Guild Hall

Monday 12th January 2009 and prestonblog set off towards Preston’s Guild Hall for the first experience of giving blood. After registering at a doctor’s in November 2008 and deciding it […]

10 years ago
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