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‘A beautiful soul’ – pupils pay tribute to popular Preston teacher who died last week

Kathryn Baron Hundreds of pupils have paid tribute to a much-loved teaching assistant who died last week. Kathryn Baron worked at Corpus Christi Catholic High School in Fulwood for 17 years. She […]

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Preston flies the flag for a safe and vibrant night out

Preston has once again been recognised as being a safe and fun night out for the seventh year running. The city has been awarded the Purple Flag Award for the […]

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‘Hate rant’ taxi driver will not be charged over comments made on social media

A taxi driver who launched a racist rant threatening to rape Christians who had converted from Islam will not be charged with any offences. Zaheer Hussain, 41, was arrested on […]

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Meet Preston’s very own Mary Poppins

Meet Chloe Fidler – Preston’s very own Mary Poppins! Chloe, 22, has fought off international competition to win a place at the prestigious Norland College in Bath. From a young […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Changes to recycling mean even less waste will go to landfill

The metal processor at the Recycling Lives plant Lancashire County Council has announced a change to the recycling schemes which will mean more household items can be put out with the plastic, paper and glass. From October 1, […]

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Get ready for a Brief Encounter of light and sound in Preston

Chorus by Ray Lee While Lancashire Encounter doesn’t return to Preston until September 2020, the festival is back for a Brief Encounter this month. Taking place on Friday 20 September from 6pm to 10pm, […]

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How this group covered 360 miles around Preston Docks for mental health awareness

Mental Health Marathon participants Pic: Tracy Jackson A charity event for mental health has seen participants cover 360 miles-worth of laps around Preston Docks and raise hundreds of pounds for charity. The Mental Health Marathon was planned […]

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Review: Getting to grips with dips at this Preston city centre restaurant

This week my daughter Beth and I visited Totto’s as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst restaurants according to TripAdvisor. A cosy little Turkish and Mediterranean bistro […]

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