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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.

The Body Shop in Preston one of the first to join ‘refill revolution’

The Body Shop Preston's new refill station The Body Shop in Preston city centre has joined the ‘refill revolution’. The store, based in St George’s Shopping Centre, is one of the the global chain’s first branches to […]

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Preston’s young people offered free team programme with the fire service

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Preston’s young people are being encouraged to sign up to a free 12-week programme with Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and The Prince’s Trust. The programme is open to 16 […]

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Iconic Booths bridge apartment in Preston city centre goes on the market

Viewings are starting on the iconic bridge in Preston City Centre that is now part of a chic city centre apartment. The old Booths bridge has been transformed into a […]

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Preston Markets says goodbye to The Biscuit Man at the Box Market

Preston’s Box Market in the City Centre will be saying farewell to the ‘Biscuit Man’ as they announce he will be vacating his spot in the City Centre. Read more: […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Walk-in Covid vaccinations at Preston Grasshoppers

The new artificial pitch at Preston Grasshoppers Preston Grasshoppers confirmed earlier today they will be offering a ‘walk in’ vaccination service for anyone yet to have the jab. The team at the Rugby Football Club informed Blog […]

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UCLan academic recognised for crucial work to end ‘honour’ based abuse

A psychologist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been recognised for her vital research contribution which aims to end ‘honour’ based abuse and support survivors. Dr Roxanne Khan, […]

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Preston Hindu temple volunteers cycle Guild Wheel for India’s Covid crisis

On Saturday, 8 May, volunteers from BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Preston participated in the Preston Guild Wheel Cycle Challenge. They covered a distance of over 33km to raise much-needed funds […]

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New guidance on who is eligible for free parking at Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital In April 2021, the government introduced new guidance on the provision of free car parking for certain groups of hospital patients and visitors. This means that the following people are […]

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