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The aftermath of Christmas: I’m turning vegan

It all started with a conversation during Christmas dinner. Conversation was flowing just as quickly as the bucks fizz, and talk soon turned to the year the father-in-law had bought […]

11 years ago
Calendars for a Local Cause

Rachael Lloyd is no charity case. She may be raising money to fund an operation which could dramatically change her symptoms from Multiple Sclerosis but she doesn’t want tea and […]

11 years ago
Student lands lucrative job at local flooring firm

Rachel Coleridge-Smith with Super-Click promotional material A student from a Preston-based university is set to race ahead in the pay stakes, landing a job that earns over £40,000 upon graduation. Events management student Rachel Coleridge-Smith (pictured […]

11 years ago
#UKUncut – Tax Avoidance Protest in city centre

UK Uncut in Preston Protestors from tax-avoidance group UK Uncut braved the harsh weather to vent their annoyance outside the Vodafone store in Preston city centre Saturday afternoon. A small group-of-six handed out leaflets […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Local student on ITV’s ‘Take me out’

Catherine Wilkinson, 20, studies fashion and brand management at The University of Central Lancashire. Alongside her twin, Samantha Wilkinson, she appears on the tongue-in-cheek dating show that is set to […]

11 years ago
Student Protests: What you had to say

We got a fair amount of opinions and reaction regarding the news of the student protests through Twitter. Here’s some of the best of them. @blogpreston @johnpotterld Lesson for students. […]

11 years ago
Student Protests in Town Centre

Students and local people protested in Preston city centre today to urge Liberal Democrat ministers to vote against a rise in tuition fees. Around 100 students from UCLan, representatives of […]

11 years ago
Santas put on their running shoes for charity

Runners took to the street for Preston’s annual Santa Dash for festive fun and fundraising. The Santa Dash attracted a host of participants to the Flag Market with the younger […]

11 years ago
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