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Latest news for Preston, Lancashire. Covering the city and surrounding area this has the latest crime, traffic and travel, politics and other big news affecting the city of Preston.

Chance to see electronic banners on Flag Market

Preston’s Flag Market has been the subject of a development proposal from Preston City Council and a big part of that proposal is the installation of electronic banners. The Council […]

11 years ago
Should Preston honour Andrew Flintoff with a statue?

A fine test cricket career has come to an end for Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff and he finished by helping England to recapture the Ashes.

11 years ago
Preston Sea Cadets in need of a paint job

The Preston Sea Cadets are in the running for a new coat of paint in a national competition run by The Sun and Dulux. The Preston organisation wants its headquarters […]

11 years ago
What is Preston’s MP doing this summer?

Did you know that Parliament shuts down for 82 days over the summer? No, neither did I. Imagine if your place of work was shut for that long, what would […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement What do you think of the Cottam Tesco plans?

Supermarket chain Tesco is planning a new store in Cottam, Preston and local community website Ashton-on-Ribble.com is asking what you think of the development. The store is due to be […]

11 years ago
Vandalism of cars on Broadgate

Police are appealing for information after approximately 20 cars on Broadgate in Preston had their wing mirrors snapped off. A leaflet from the Broadgate Neighbourhood Policing Team states: Between 12.40 […]

11 years ago
Hartington Courts in Broadgate under threat?

The Broadgate is Great blog is reporting that Hartington Courts in Broadgate could be under threat by a new ‘super surgery’. The plan appears to be to combine the Fishergate […]

11 years ago
Skateparks: Just Another Sports Facility

This is a guest post from Chris Skoyles, who dropped a line to Preston Blog after seeing our post about Ashton Park being the home to a new skate park. […]

11 years ago
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