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Curry kitchen: Preston’s Muslim community to feed the homeless on Flag Market

flag market Preston’s Flag Market will become a kitchen for the homeless in August. As Ramadan continues a group of Muslim volunteers are going to be handing out food. Last year over […]

7 years ago
Penwortham man survives 60ft fall from pylon in Cumbria

A pylon at Shap where the man was working A Penwortham man is recovering at home after falling 60ft from a pylon. The 29-year-old man was working on the structure south of Shap in Cumbria when he fell on […]

7 years ago
Fire crews tackle Fishergate, Brookfield and Inskip blazes over weekend

Firefighters in Preston and Fulwood have faced three blazes over the weekend. A bedroom fire in Brookfield saw engines from Preston Fire Station dispatched on Sunday at 12.16pm. One hose […]

7 years ago
In pictures: Fireworks display at Riversway Festival

Fireworks lit up Preston Dock for the Riversway Festival 2013 The fireworks display on Saturday night is a highlight of the Riversway Festival as the docks are bathed in colour and the lights can be seen across the city. A […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement First art displays confirmed for the giant steps on the front of the Harris Museum

An artists impression of how the Harris could look with the temporary steps A new exhibition which will see a flight of steps added to the front of the Harris Museum. Dubbed the Harris Flights the steps are due to become a focal […]

7 years ago
In pictures: Dragon boat racing at Riversway Festival

The teams race down Preston Dock The morning of the Riversway Festival began with the annual dragon boat racing down Preston Dock. Teams competed in the charge down the water as part of the maritime event. […]

7 years ago
Your photos and tweets: Riversway Festival 2013 on Preston Dock

Volunteers from the MVS have been on hand to ensure safety on the water during the Festival The Riversway Festival is underway on Preston Dock and we’re pulling together your tweets, photos and videos from the event. It’s been blessed with sizzling temperatures and we’ll have much […]

7 years ago
Preston in the Picture – Wallpaper July 2013

Click on the image to view a full size version of the wallpaper This month’s Preston in the Picture desktop wallpaper is a belter of a snap of the Harris Museum baking in the incredible weather we’ve been having. The Harris is due […]

7 years ago
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