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Cross Borough Link Road opening delayed after safety concerns

The Cross Borough Link Road, which will connect Penwortham to Walton-le-Dale will remain closed to allow safety concerns to be addressed. Lancashire County Council has made an order prohibiting traffic, […]

15 hours ago
Weekend events in Preston, 13 December – 15 December

Festive stalls selling local products. Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for what’s on in Preston. Friday 13 December Santa’s Post BoxBrockholes Nature Reserve, off Junction 31 of the M6, […]

19 hours ago
Sponsored feature: Subway grand opening offer as Penwortham store relocates

The Subway store at 56 Liverpool Road in Penwortham is relocating into the former RBS Bank, which is situated at 78 Liverpool Road. Speaking about the move, franchisee Ross Fairbairn said: “We purchased the RBS […]

21 hours ago
Where to vote in Preston and South Ribble for the General Election 2019

Polling station in College ward The General Election is taking place today, Thursday 12 December. Polling stations are open until 10pm. To vote, you just need to turn up at your assigned polling station and […]

22 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement New jobs to be created as former Alstom factory is taken on by stone firm

Alstom was based in Strand Road near the Docks Pic: Paul Melling The former Alstom factory in Strand Road is set to be full of life once more. Lancashire-based stone work surface fabrication company Granite House is expanding its operations to the […]

1 day ago
Penwortham woman named Pharmacy Technician of the Year

Sarah Green at Awards Ceremony A Higher Penwortham woman has been recognised as Pharmacy Technician of the Year by the Association of Pharmacy Technicians UK. Award winner Sarah Green has worked as a pharmacy technician […]

2 days ago
Preston mum’s Christmas appeal to find worker who helped her as a homeless teen

A woman is trying to trace a support worker who helped her when she was a homeless teenager – and left a lasting Christmas message. Sam Stone, 39, wants to […]

2 days ago
High rise living complex in Pole Street has been given the go ahead

Plans for a new complex of apartments in the city centre have been given the green light by the council’s planning committee. Bhailok Court is a pair of buildings comprising […]

2 days ago
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