Those who have left Preston: Living the Dream in California (Part Four)

Tracey Patrick left Preston to work with a family in the USA. Twenty years later and she is still there, very much settled with a family of her own. In […]

10 years ago
Cash prize on offer for best dressed street for the Guild

street party It’s just over a month away now and the streets of Preston are being asked to deck themselves up – and the residents could win a prize. The council is […]

10 years ago
MAPS Festival 2012: Jojo Townsend brings innovative art to the city

jojo townsend The latest act to be confirmed for an all-day contemporary arts festival can be revealed. Jojo Townsend will bring her innovative and heartfelt art to the city. Since losing her […]

10 years ago
How many people call the police 101 number in Lancashire? We find out…

101 non-emergency number How many calls does the new 101 service which was launched by Lancashire Police in January? We put a Freedom of Information request in for the first five months of […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Photo project aims to capture 100 Guild faces for new exhibition

guild faces A project aiming to celebrate 100 personalities in Preston ahead of the Guild closes for entries this week. Preston-based photographer Luke Richards is looking to take a photo of 100 […]

10 years ago
Preston in the Picture: On our doorstep

donkeys It’s sometimes easy to forget just how close you are to the countryside in Preston. Wherever you are in the city, it’s not too far to some great countryside. As […]

10 years ago
Police crackdown on nuisance motorists in rural Preston after Beacon Fell complaints

beacon fell Troublemakers who are blighting one of the most scenic parts of Lancashire have been targeted by police. Police launched a special operation to crackdown on motorists driving aroun the Beacon […]

10 years ago
Eye can’t wait for the Guild: Latest Guild photo cmpetition entry

guild eye This is the creative entry sent in to a photo competition aimed at showing off the Guild ‘G’ in a new light. Thomas Latcham has placed 16 eye shapes to […]

10 years ago
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