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Mourners gather to say goodbye to Rosie Darbyshire

Friends and family gathered in Moor Nook to say goodbye to popular Rosie Darbyshire this afternoon. Red roses adorned Rosie’s coffin which was carried by a white horse drawn carriage […]

2 weeks ago
Fulwood man to run 100 miles for charity after son diagnosed with autism

William Cowell with his son William A Fulwood man is undertaking the challenge of a lifetime to raise money for charity after his son was diagnosed with autism. William Cowell, 34, will be taking part in […]

2 weeks ago
Freddie Flintoff “can’t remember having a bad night” in Tokyo Jo’s

Freddie Flintoff asked about his Tokyo Jo's memories A video of Freddie Flintoff saying he “can’t remember having a bad night” in Tokyo Jo’s has surfaced. In the clip Freddie is asked what his favourite time was at […]

1 month ago
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 […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 months 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 […]

3 months 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 […]

3 months ago
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 […]

3 months ago
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