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The second Blog Preston survey – Tell us what you think

Blog Preston celebrated its 2nd birthday this year, chalking up over 600 posts, getting involved with an exciting NESTA bid and continuing to document goings on in Preston. But are […]

10 years ago
Bowling champion: ‘Anyone can do it if they really try’

Spanish striker Fernando Torres may have signed to Chelsea for a record £50 million this season, but not all world champions are able to command six-figure weekly salaries and live […]

10 years ago
Hatch – A workshop for playwrights in Preston (Video)

Last night I attended the Hatch Pilot Night, a chance for playwrights in Preston to showcase a work in progress. The evening saw four productions that showcased a diverse body […]

10 years ago
Preston film scene is ‘very exciting and on the the up’

Preston can look forward to three days of excellent film-related events spread across the city, says Ric Michael – the coordinator of the Lancashire International Film Festival. Following on from […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Hungarian restaurant opens in Church Street

It’s an early Friday evening in the city and nestled between a fried chicken takeaway and a pub sits Csikós Csárda, a Hungarian restaurant proudly showing its red, white and green […]

10 years ago
Preston shops unable to capitalise on Royal Wedding

It seems everybody wants to cash in on the Royal Wedding, from knitted souvenirs to tours of where Kate Middleton lives, new money-making schemes pop up daily. However, a trade […]

10 years ago
Snakes and reptiles all in a day’s work for Animal Ambulance Teen

Reptiles and snakes may give some people the heebie jeebies but for one teenager, it’s all in a day’s work. Kate Mercer, 16, devotes every second of her spare time […]

10 years ago
20 mph road plans are ‘ludicrous’, says councillor

Lewis Balyckyi Plans to reduce Lancashire’s residential roads to 20mph have been branded ‘ludicrous’ by a city councillor. Councillor Drew Gale made the comment after deaths and serious injuries in the county […]

10 years ago
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