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This Preston woman is raising awareness about Functional Neurological Disorder

Becky Brome is raising awareness A woman from Preston is raising awareness about a disorder she currently is affected by. Becky Brome is from the city centre and grew up […]

1 week ago
Tributes paid and farewell to popular biker Shane I’Anson

A much loved Preston biker has been laid to rest after he died on December 28. A procession of motorcycles accompanied the coffin as Shane I’Anson took his final journey […]

1 week ago
A tribute to former Preston council chief executive Jim Carr

Jim Carr, Preston’s former town clerk, who died 16.12.18 Jim Carr passed away aged 69 – having served 13 years as the most senior officer at Preston City Council. He […]

4 weeks ago
Preston woman secures title of World’s Strongest Woman

Rhianon Lovelace won the Worlds Strongest Woman Under 64kg A Preston couple are celebrating after seeing major success in America’s World Strongest Series. Luke Davies was cheering on his partner Rhianon […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Family pay tribute to ‘adventurous, fun loving man’ whose body was found in the River Ribble

A picture of John Culshaw on a hike The family of a man whose body was found in the River Ribble described him as an “outgoing, active, adventurous, fun loving man […]

1 month ago
A children’s author from Longton has published his first book

Graham Fletcher's new book is Oleg The Giant Graham Fletcher’s new book is Oleg The Giant A children’s author from Longton has been successful in publishing his latest children’s book. Graham Fletcher released his first ever novel ‘Oleg […]

1 month ago
Preston Guild Hall general manager Richard Simkin to leave

Simon Rigby and Rick Simkin Simon Rigby and Richard Simkin The man who took on running Preston’s Guild Hall is leaving. Richard Simkin became general manager of the venue when Lancashire multi-millionaire Simon Rigby took […]

2 months ago
Concern for Brookfield man who has been missing for a month

Steven was seen at Bargain Booze on October 20 Police are increasingly concerned for a missing man from Brookfield who has not been seen for a month. Steven Durand, 31, […]

2 months ago
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