Preston’s ‘strong cultural and creative community’ highlighted as Lancashire revives bid for UK City of Culture 2025

County Hall in Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall The Lancashire 2025 team has submitted an expression of interest for UK City of Culture 2025 following the axing of the original bid last month. The three-year process, in which […]

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Preston thanks the Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service for their hard work during the pandemic

A fire engine responding to deliberate park fires Pic: Preston Fire Station Lancashire’s county councillors have paid tribute to the work of the Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service throughout the coronavirus pandemic. At the full council meeting on Thursday, July 15, all […]

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UCLan medical school confirms new senior medic hire

A nationally celebrated medic who is at the forefront of revolutionising healthcare training worldwide is set to start a senior role at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Dr Johann […]

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Preston-based Lustalux celebrating 30th anniversary

Preston-based Lustalux is celebrating its 30-year anniversary. The company have provided specialist graphics for everything from NHS facilities to international convention centres all over the Country. They have also provided […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire Resilience Forum urges residents ‘to be sensible’ following easing of lockdown restrictions

Face masks being worn on the streets of Preston during Friday (4 December) Pic: Paul Melling The Lancashire Resilience Forum has asked residents ‘to be sensible’ following the easing of coronavirus restrictions. As legal restrictions lift across the country, the forum said Lancashire residents need to […]

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Sponsored: Remain vigilant and visit Preston safely

Visit Preston safely Whether it’s the bars, clubs, shops, cafes or gyms you’ve been waiting for; Preston is open for business and ready to welcome you! It may have been a while, but […]

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Police in Preston and Lancashire using new roadside tech to confirm a drivers identity

Police cars in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire police officers are now armed with latest technology for roadside checks and are warning motorists that if they provide police with the wrong driving licence details, they have the […]

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Preston City Council ramp up Covid testing as people urged to take ‘personal responsibility’ on July 19

Preston City Council are hosting free, asymptomatic Covid-19 testing for everyone at a number of mobile sites across Preston. Taking these lateral flow, rapid tests at regular intervals provides reassurance to […]

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