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The dark goings on at 3 Fox Street in Preston as it stands abandoned

Road closure in St Wilfrids Street Pic: Preston City Council The unsafe building at 3 Fox Street allegedly has a seriously spooky history – one which you wouldn’t expect. A temporary road closure is in place in Preston city centre due to […]

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The Ferret announces new general manager to secure a ‘long and successful future’

Matt Fawbert Live music bar The Ferret has announced the appointment of new general manager, Matt Fawbert. Matt has been a key figure in Preston’s music and nightlife scene for many years. […]

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Mr. Cheesy serving toasties and more at Preston Docks

A brand new mobile food takeaway van is now serving breakfasts, toasties, sides and drinks from the Docks. The bright yellow Citroen HY van, called Mr. Cheesy, will be located […]

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In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week April 10 to April 16

A carpet of daffodils in Cottam Pic: Tony Worrall In a week where Covid restrictions have been eased slightly in line with the government roadmap, we’ve had plenty of news to bring to you from Preston. It’s been perfect […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Upset parents brand revamped Haslam Park playground a ‘let down for families of Ashton’

Mud at Haslam Park playground Pic: Bev Best Upset parents have branded the refurbished playground at Haslam Park ‘shockingly bad’, ‘a disgrace’, and ‘a let down for the families of Ashton’. The comments came in response to Blog […]

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Further investment agreed for Lancashire’s roads and walking and cycling facilities

Lancashire County Council Hall Lancashire County Council’s cabinet have announced their detailed programme of investment in highways infrastructure over the next year. The council has already outlined how it will spend most of its […]

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Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates fall, UK Covid rate plummets and new vaccine advice for pregnant women

Springtime in Friargate looking towards the Harris Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus rates are both continuing to dip as we head into the first weekend under the new relaxed coronavirus restrictions. The city recorded six new Covid […]

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Fishwick and St Matthews residents needed to become ‘Great Listeners’ in their community

FAM Big Local are recruiting a team of ten residents from Fishwick and St Matthews to be ‘Great Listeners.’ A Great Listener will ask the local community for their views on […]

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