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Key places and buildings in Preston which are regularly in the news

‘A House Through Time’ events tell the story of Preston college building

Inspired by the BBC series, A House Through Time, a series of talks will be held, looking at the lives inside Number 5 Winckley Square. Susan Douglass, one of the […]

4 weeks ago
Preston trails: Exploring the route of the Ribble Steam Railway

The Ribble Steam Railway station, note the bitumen tankers Pic: Geoff Whittaker This walk is about three miles one way, or six miles returning the same way. It starts from Preston Station. You can return via Penwortham Bridge and Fishergate to the […]

1 month ago
Preston’s Race For Life event to take place at Moor Park

The Race For Life events are only weeks away and the public is being encouraged to sign up for one of the four events. It will take place on Saturday, […]

1 month ago
Garstang family to take on Pretty Muddy in support of dad

A nurse from Garstang will be taking part in the Race For Life Pretty Muddy event with her two children in support of her husband. Sarah Shaw will have her […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Avenham Park to host country’s biggest Big Lunch

A stall at a previous Big Lunch in Preston Avenham Park is set to host the country’s biggest Big Lunch this Jubilee weekend. The Big Lunch is an Eden Project initiative, which encourages communities and streets to get out […]

1 month ago
Emergency services on scene as incident causes disruption through Preston Station

The front of Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford Emergency services have been dealing with an incident that has caused major disruption through Preston Railway Station. All lines were blocked for a period from around 3pm today (Wednesday 25 […]

1 month ago
Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Preston

Light and shade on the city's Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Preston during its final journey through England this summer. Birmingham 2022 is hosting the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay – a […]

1 month ago
Preston Caribbean Carnival organisers quash cancellation rumour

Preston Caribbean Carnival is full of flamboyant costumes The organisers of Preston Caribbean Carnival have moved to quash rumours that this year’s event would be cancelled. The Carnival will go ahead on Sunday (29 May) as planned, starting […]

1 month ago
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