Menu
Why we have a new Twitter account

Recently we’ve had a flurry of live coverage on Blog Preston. Increased coverage of Preston North End matches and the council budget has meant that lately our Twitter account has […]

10 years ago
Gordon Burns ignites step towards bridging the ‘digital divide’

Gordon Burns may be used to reading bulletins and grilling politicians but he faced an altogether different challenge at the Harris museum. He was promoting the BBC’s First Click campaign, […]

10 years ago
Derby day defeat leaves PNE staring relegation in the face

Burnley came from behind to beat PNE leaving North End 12 points off safety with 13 games to go.

10 years ago
Infamous Preston artist strikes bronze with latest sculpture

Peter Hodgkinson, the Preston artist who created the city’s famous sculpture of Sir Tom Finney, had his latest piece of work unveiled today – in a pub. Forty-five-year-old Hodgkinson has […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Drugs dog and body scanner used at Preston station

A scheme designed to crackdown on anti-social behaviour led to an arrest at Preston train station. Operation Valentine, run by British Transport Police, used airport-style metal detectors and a drugs […]

10 years ago
LIVE: PNE vs Burnley

Preston head into today’s derby day clash against rivals Burnley with renewed confidence following recent impressive draws against teams at the top. Despite being 10 points from safety, Phil Brown’s […]

10 years ago
County budget: Carer mum says future’s glum

One of the major casualties of the county cuts is care for those with learning disabilities. ANDREW SNELL speaks to a mother who will be affected by the slashed services. […]

10 years ago
North South divide hits shopkeepers where it hurts

empty shops Shopkeepers fear that the current dip in sales could mean the death of the high street as the north south divide grows ever bigger. Figures released by the Local Data […]

10 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Covered Market, PrestonPreston Court BuildingLawson Street6201 Princess Elizabeth57313 becomes the main engine6201 pulls into Preston Station for an engine changePreston CenotaphColourful & Shops On Lancaster Road a View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.