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Preston’s roads riddled with potholes

The number of potholes in Preston has almost doubled since the cold snap during the winter months. The city now has 466 road defects, with over 200 new occurrences over […]

11 years ago
The Continental Beer Festival

The Continental Pub’s fourth beer festival kicked off this Thursday, and Blog Preston were on hand to document it and sample (strictly professionally) many of the delightful beverages on offer.

11 years ago
Blood Wedding 27 & 28 May

Screaming Theatre’s latest production is the passionate and poetic masterpiece Blood Wedding by Spanish poet and dramatist Federico Garcia Lorca.

11 years ago
OLD PUBS OF PRESTON – A BRIEF INTRODUCTION

Over the coming months we will be looking at some of the old pubs of Preston and where they were. Read this to provide a bit of background.

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Number of benefit claimants falls

The number of people in Preston and its surrounding areas claiming benefits is dropping, according to latest statistics. The Office for National Statistics have released data that shows that on the whole the number of claimants is dropping, despite the jobless total being at a 15-year-high.

11 years ago
Strolling with Spiderman

I am training for the Moonlight Walk. It’s an organised half marathon walk to raise money for St Catherine’s Hospice. I will be walking with a close friend in memory […]

11 years ago
The future of Blog Preston

You might have noticed the site going through a few changes recently, a flurry of live blogging activity for the elections and a new Facebook fan page. The reason is […]

11 years ago
Preston Elections: 2010 – text updates

 For all the live action from the Preston Guild Hall, updated every 20 minutes by Andy Halls. For more interactive updates, head to our live-blog here. For a list of […]

11 years ago
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