Preston and Lancashire’s new Covid-19 guidance as government sends support

It has been announced by Health Secretary Matt Hancock today that all of Lancashire apart from Blackpool will receive central government support due to rising cases in the Delta variant […]

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Lancashire County Council recruiting new team to drive Covid economy recovery

Sunset at Preston Marina Pic: Tony Worrall A skilled new team to drive forward major strategic developments in Lancashire is being recruited.Lancashire County Council is working with its partners to redefine Lancashire through a safe and sustainable […]

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Most areas of Preston and South Ribble seeing a rise in Covid cases in seven days to June 2

Latest Covid stats map. The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Wednesday 2 June. These areas include Plungington and […]

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Severe fire breaks out at Avenham property renovation site

Blaze broken out at former Hindu temple site. Pic: Preston fire station There are reports that a ‘severe fire’ has broken out at a property renovation site in Avenham Place. The site is a former Hindu temple which was currently being turned […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Cadley Causeway and Sharoe Green Lane amongst £1m pot for Preston and Lancashire road upgrades

A £1m package of measures to improve road and cycle safety across Lancashire has been revealed. A report to the council’s cabinet outlines a raft of measures which aim to […]

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Emergency services at the scene of Ribbleton crash

Watling Street Road and Eastway junction Pic: Google Emergency services are dealing with a road traffic collision in Ribbleton. The accident happened this evening (Monday 7 June) at the junction of Eastway and Watling Street Road. A post […]

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25 to 29-year-olds in Preston and Lancashire to be called for first Covid vaccine

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall The NHS Covid vaccination programme will start inviting remaining adults for their Covid-19 jabs from Tuesday 8 June, on the six month anniversary of administering the worlds-first approved jab. The […]

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Preston wellbeing entrepreneur nominated in National Diversity Awards

Lee Chambers A Preston wellbeing entrepreneur has been nominated in the National Diversity Awards 2021. Lee Chambers, psychologist and founder of Essentialise Workplace Wellbeing, is up for the Entrepreneur of Excellence Award. […]

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