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Meet Preston’s very own Mary Poppins

Meet Chloe Fidler – Preston’s very own Mary Poppins! Chloe, 22, has fought off international competition to win a place at the prestigious Norland College in Bath. From a young […]

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Changes to recycling mean even less waste will go to landfill

The metal processor at the Recycling Lives plant Lancashire County Council has announced a change to the recycling schemes which will mean more household items can be put out with the plastic, paper and glass. From October 1, […]

2 days ago
Get ready for a Brief Encounter of light and sound in Preston

Chorus by Ray Lee While Lancashire Encounter doesn’t return to Preston until September 2020, the festival is back for a Brief Encounter this month. Taking place on Friday 20 September from 6pm to 10pm, […]

3 days ago
How this group covered 360 miles around Preston Docks for mental health awareness

Mental Health Marathon participants Pic: Tracy Jackson A charity event for mental health has seen participants cover 360 miles-worth of laps around Preston Docks and raise hundreds of pounds for charity. The Mental Health Marathon was planned […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: Getting to grips with dips at this Preston city centre restaurant

This week my daughter Beth and I visited Totto’s as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst restaurants according to TripAdvisor. A cosy little Turkish and Mediterranean bistro […]

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‘Beautiful and Brutal’ exhibition to celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station

Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall A new exhibition at the Harris will celebrate 50 years of Preston Bus Station and explore what it means to the people of Preston. Beautiful and Brutal: 50 years in […]

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St George’s Student Lock-in is back – with an exclusive Bongo’s Bingo after party!

The St George’s Centre Student Session is back with promotions, prizes and a bouncing after party courtesy of Bongo’s Bingo. From 6pm on October 1 the centre will shut host […]

4 days ago
Shops caught selling knives to children

Police and Trading Standards officers swooped on a number of shops in a crackdown on knife crime. Test purchases were carried out by young people who looked too young to […]

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