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Three areas in Preston and South Ribble record less than three Covid cases

Latest Covid stats map. Three places in Preston and South Ribble have recorded less than three Covid cases in the last week. However, some areas have seen in increase such as Leyland North, Brookfield […]

1 month ago
The Harry Potter train will travel through Preston Station between May and September

Harry Potter Train Hogwarts Express. Pic: Javipolinario The Pendle Dalesman, also known as the Hogwarts Express, will be running through Preston as part of its trip through the Dales. The train will be travelling along the Settle […]

1 month ago
Swing Bridge at Preston Docks closed from Monday for a week

There will be a bridge closure in place at Navigation Way starting from Monday 15 March. The bridge will be closed for maintenance until Sunday 21 March. Diversions will be […]

1 month ago
New Preston Youth Zone to be built on land opposite Preston Bus Station

The former Tithebarn pub is currently planned to be part of the health hub The new Youth Zone has now been planned to be built opposite Preston Bus Station on Lord Street. The Youth Zone has been in the running for a while and […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Covid marshal facing investigation over Moor Park skaters verbal altercation

The Covid Marshal has been reported over a comment made to one of the skaters Pic: Blog Preston A Preston skater claims he was verbally abused in Moor Park by a Covid marshal. Joshua Auhsoj has lodged a complaint with Preston City Council and is awaiting a full […]

1 month ago
Worden Hall revamp will start later this month

Work to refurbish Worden Hall, the centrepiece of the iconic Green Flag Award winning Worden Park will begin late March/early April following planning approval. After being unused for over seven […]

1 month ago
A dad from Preston decided to document the experience of home-school

Si Miller's lockdown photos include the day they were taken. A Preston Dad, who works as a photographer, has been using his skills to document his children’s home-schooling experience. Si Miller has been posting to his Instagram page and website […]

2 months ago
Preston train managers star in exhibition recognising railway heroes

Avanti West Coast staff at Preston are featuring in an exhibition by the National Railway Museum that celebrates the contribution of rail workers during the pandemic. Train Managers, Janet Bamber […]

2 months ago
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