Preston residents are invited to help plant trees in a city park this coming weekend. Over 300 trees will be planted by the Friends of Ashton Park after a tree […]10 years ago Residents win ban on dangerous parking near West Strand Road
Motorists who park on a busy junction in Ashton are set to be clamped down on by the county council. A report from the council outlines how residents on Beamont […]10 years ago Space-Aid: 2 concerts in 1 day Space Rocks!!
SPACE-AID is 2 events on 1 day Relax and take in an afternoon of easy-listening and magical fun. The evening welcomes a bit of Rock and Pop all to raise […]10 years ago Preparing for electrification between Preston and Blackpool: road bridge closure
Network Rail electrifying key rail routes across the North West This weekend sees the first phase of a long, series of works for a fully electrified rail route between Preston […]10 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Preston in Pictures: Sunset at the Docks
Although many may doubt the scenic qualities of the city of Preston, a trip to the redeveloped docklands at sunset may change your mind. If you pick a suitable evening […]10 years ago Pea Soup Canal at Preston
Parts of the canal at Preston near Haslam Park in Ashton, are covered with bright green coloured duck weed, which has taken over yet again in the Summer months. Warm, […]10 years ago Police release CCTV after man assaulted in Ashton hotel
This is the man police believe punched a man repeatedly in the head at a Preston hotel before running off. The CCTV images show the man near the Lane Ends Hotel on […]10 years ago Preston brothers jailed for baseball bat assault in Ashton
Two Preston brothers who assaulted a man with a baseball bat have been jailed for 12 weeks. Jordan Fish, 18, and Reece Fish, 21, pleaded guilty to assault after attacking […]10 years ago Most Discussed