Man jailed for life for Philip Sherriff bottle attack at Jessie J gig

Jane Sherriff and Philip Sherriff A 26-year-old man from Leicester has been jailed for life for stabbing a man in the neck with a broken bottle. Philip Sherriff, a telecommunications worker from just outside Preston, […]

9 years ago
Free parking at County Hall in Preston for Christmas

The County Council have opened up the Arthur Street car park at the County Hall, which has space for 136 cars, to Christmas shoppers for free. The free parking is […]

9 years ago
Appeal following stabbing in Penwortham

  Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked on Sherburn Drive, Penwortham yesterday. Around 4.45pm on Tuesday 6th November, the victim, a 22 year old local man was […]

9 years ago
Preston poised to remember war dead in Remembrance service

poppies on remembrance sunday The city will come out on Sunday to pay its respect to those who died in the First World War. The annual Remembrance Day parade will take place in Preston […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Motion Picture Project: Film to be shown for first time at Christmas Lights Switch On

preston motion picture project A project capturing Preston on film will have its first public showing at the city Christmas Lights switch on. The Preston Motion Picture Project has been running for over a […]

9 years ago
Dr. David Hunt At The Preston Historical Society

dr david hunt At the recent Preston Historical Society meeting of Monday November 5th  the members were treated to an enthralling and interesting evening by guest speaker Dr. David Hunt as to what very early Preston may have […]

9 years ago
SoundBytes Un-Convention Preston

Returning to Preston on 24 November Soundbytes in conjunction with Un-Convention. This will be one day of talks and panels around independent music and creativity.   Soundbytes Un-Convention Preston 2012 is […]

9 years ago
Autumnal Day Dream: Penwortham Poetry by Lorna Smithers

Bringing a little bit of culture to the Blog, I came across this lovely poem about Penwortham and thought it an evocative description of this time of year. ‘Autumnal Day […]

9 years ago
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