Jail for Preston man who punched woman in the face as she tried to re-claim debts

luis lopes This is the face of a violent thug who broke a woman’s jaw at his home in Preston. Luis Lopes was jailed for twenty months after he broke the woman’s […]

9 years ago
Police release CCTV snap of two clubbers after bag theft

cctv bag snatch These are two revellers police would like to speak to after a bag was snatched in a Preston nightclub. The man and woman pictured were seen carrying the bag while […]

9 years ago
Preston’s Guild Wheel cycling route to open with 21-mile charity ride in August

a family enjoy cycling the guild wheel Preston’s special cycling route for the Guild year will be officially opened in Avenham Park next month. The Guild Wheel, a 21-mile circular route around the city, is a multi-million […]

9 years ago
Preston in the Picture: Stampede for the pic’n’mix at the Guild Hall

A selection of photos based around the Guild Hall I have been wracking my brains all week trying to decide on which of my Preston memories to share with you on my final week as Miss Stand-In blogger! So […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Facelift lined up for Harris Library to the tune of £500,000

harris museum The library in the centre of Preston that should be the jewel in the city’s reading crown is due for a facelift. Harris Library will receive £500,000 of a £3.2m […]

9 years ago
In pictures: Dragon boat racers take over Preston Marina for competition

dragon boat racing On the marina but with a paddle, the Corporate Games took over the water for a dragon boat race this weekend. Tony Worrall was there to bring you these snaps […]

9 years ago
Open for business: Preston praised for its growing start-up culture

preston skyline Preston is a city which has shrugged off its industrial decline to become a beacon for economic growth, according to a think-thank. The Centre for Cities says Preston is better […]

9 years ago
MAPS Festival: Classical composers plans to bring ‘musical ghosts’ to Preston

stace constantinou A London based composer will be bringing his classical touch to Preston’s new contemporary arts festival. Blog Preston is revealing the acts who will be performing at venues across the […]

9 years ago
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