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How Preston’s ‘forgotten men’ are finding themselves through five-a-side football

Lee Mangan - Fit Football Members of a new five-a-side football league have spoken out about the benefits it’s having on their physical and mental wellbeing. Fit Football kicked off in September at PlayFootball Preston, […]

2 days ago
Preston North End unveil fallen soldiers memorial at Deepdale

A wreath is laid by the club's historian at Deepdale A wreath is laid by the club’s historian at Deepdale Before Saturday’s kick-off against Rotherham there was a pause for Preston North End players and fans alike. The club unveiled […]

2 weeks ago
Roaring success for Preston Dragon Boat racers

Preston’s Dragon Boat race team swooped to success at the national championships in Nottingham. A packed schedule over the weekend of September 22 and 23 saw the teams taking part […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s Freddie Flintoff to join Top Gear line up

Freddie Flintoff will join the new Top Gear line up Preston’s Freddie Flintoff has been picked to join the new line up on BBC’s Top Gear. The cricketer and former […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Darts including Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor returning to Preston

Phil 'The Power' Taylor will make of his last competitive appearances Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor will make of his last competitive appearances Some of the world’s best darts players are preparing to return to Preston Guild Hall. Preston Guild Hall Classic […]

4 weeks ago
PNE owner’s company to be billed for overgrowing shrubs on new training ground site

The owner of Preston North End’s firm will receive a bill from Lancashire County Council for chopping back overgrown hedges on its new training complex site. The Council has trimmed […]

1 month ago
Football coach vows to stop people being obsessed with checking their phones

Simon Halliwell coaches football A Penwortham football coach has vowed to tackle mental health and reduce the amount of people being obsessed with their phones. Simon Halliwell, 36, is trying […]

1 month ago
Cadley FC to expand to two new sets of pitches

Cadley FC now sees more than 400 boys and girls playing in their teams Cadley FC now sees more than 400 boys and girls playing in their teams The success of a Fulwood-based football club is leading to major drainage work taking place in […]

2 months ago
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