Police release picture after attempted robbery in Preston city centre

Police want to speak to the man pictured in connection with the Winckley Street incident Pic: Preston Police Police say an attempted robbery took place outside Barclays Bank in Winckley Street in mid-August.

8 months ago
Preston singer celebrates release of her latest single after TikTok success

Preston singer Becce J Pic Lisa Brown Photography A Preston singer is celebrating the release of her latest single after it went viral on TikTok. Becce J’s rework of Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Love Don’t Cost a Thing’ has provided […]

8 months ago
Fulwood school closed due to RAAC dangerous concrete

Our Lady's Catholic High School Pic: Google A Preston school will have to remain shut for at least the first two days of the new academic year after it was caught up in the national crisis over […]

9 months ago
Visiting Preston Bus Station pop-up scrap store for the Encounter Festival

The Creative Principle Pop-Up Scrap Store A pop-up scrap store and workspace has opened at Preston Bus Station offering free and low-cost creative workshops to the public.  The Creative Principle has been commissioned by the Lancashire […]

9 months ago
Preston band Ginnel celebrate debut album release with two gigs in one day

“We’re old enough to know better and young enough not to care,” says Mark Wareing, singer and lyricist of Preston’s exciting post-punk psych outfit Ginnel. The band is preparing for […]

9 months ago
Spades in the ground for Jubilee Gardens scheme in Leyland

Jubilee Gardens Work has begun on the extra care scheme in the centre of Leyland. Jubilee Gardens on West Paddock – adjacent to South Ribble Borough Council’s Civic Centre headquarters – will […]

9 months ago
Fulwood mosque makes latest Rosemere Cancer Foundation donation

Members of the management team from Fulwood’s Masjid-e-Salaam Mosque, joined by Mayor of Preston, Coun. Yakub Patel (third left) and Professor Mohammed Munavvar (fourth left), present Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Trust’s head of charities Dan Hill with their Rosemere Cancer Foundation donation A city mosque has now notched up donations to Rosemere Cancer Foundation of almost £15,000 this summer. Masjid-e-Salaam Mosque in Watling Street Road, Fulwood, presented their latest cheque of £5,000 […]

9 months ago
Ashton Park, Haslam Park and Moor Park now ‘pay-to-play’ tennis courts

Moor Park's renovated courts Pic: Preston City Council Three tennis courts in Preston parks are to now ‘pay-to-play’. Preston City Council and the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) have partnered for a major revamp of the courts at Moor […]

9 months ago
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