Menu
Preston faith group to host event aimed at tackling anti-Muslim sentiment during Covid-19

Coronavirus and Mosques Panel Members (top-left Imam Qari Asim MBE, bottom-left Saba Zaman, top-right host Adam Kelwick, middle-right Shaukat Warraich, bottom-right Mufti Rafiq Sufi) A live online event is set to tackle anti-Muslim sentiment and reassure the public about Covid-19 safety measures being taken by Mosques. The event is being hosted by Preston-based non-profit […]

6 days ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

6 days ago
Pet sparrow from Deepdale reunited with family after going missing

Rhia went missing earlier this week A family from Deepdale have been reunited with their pet sparrow Rhia after she went missing on Monday (August 3). The family took her in after she dropped out of […]

7 days ago
Fulwood-based clothing company makes £5,000 donation to NHS

Julia Gruszka with her winning design for an ARCO competition Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has received a donation after being chosen as a worthy recipient of £5,000. During lockdown, Fulwood-based Arco Clothing Centre staff and families joined together […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Local lockdown expected in Preston in ‘next few days’

Preston could return to lockdown in the coming days after a rise in Covid-19 cases. Lancashire’s director of public health Dr Sakthi Karunanithi is expecting the stricter rules to be […]

1 week ago
UCLan named ‘University of the Year’ for its DigiLearn Sector initiative

Chris Melia with the Edufuturists award The University of Central Lancashire has scooped a national award for an innovative project. At a special online awards ceremony held by national education technology group Edufuturists, UCLan was chosen […]

1 week ago
The Harris reopens museum and galleries after lockdown

The Harris exterior The Harris has reopened its museum and galleries as the second part of its phased reopening. Visitors are now able to book an online ticket to the museum and gallery […]

1 week ago
The number of deaths from coronavirus each in Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Paul Melling The number of deaths from coronavirus in each ward in Preston and South Ribble in June have been revealed. Longsands had the highest number of recorded deaths from the virus, […]

1 week ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Preston City in the distanceThe Old School House at Fulwood, PrestonDemolishing the old market at PrestonGates to Moor Park, PrestonSeen this black caravan around. What's it all about?Beautiful part of PrestonFunny sign by the canalSt John Southworth View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.