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Tents in Avenham Park as city homelessness charity calls out housing shortage

Two tents appeared in Avenham Park. People have been spotted camping in tents in Avenham Park in Preston. The two tents are said to have been on the grass for over two weeks. It is unsure […]

3 weeks ago
Ukrainian refugees living in Preston express their emotions during an artwork project at UCLan

The eight refugees with their artwork. Pic: Sachin Rana A group of Ukrainian refugees, living in Preston, have been able to express their feelings and emotions by creating artwork at an event at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). […]

1 month ago
Preston walk and fundraiser for Cardiac Risk in the Young Charity at The Continental

Ann Coles and her sister, walking in memory of Andrew at the London event. Pic: Ann A woman has set up a local walk in Preston to raise money for Cardiac Risk in the Young charity (CRY). Ann Coles started fundraising for free heart screenings for people aged […]

2 months ago
Eggciting things to do in and around Preston for Easter 2024

Preston has been basking in mid-20 degree heat throughout the Easter weekend Pic: Tony Worrall With the blossom coming out across Preston, it can mean only one thing yolks – Easter is just around the corner. There’s plenty of eggciting activities going on across the […]

4 months ago
Public denied chance to consult on Old Tram Bridge replacements

Designs released for the new bridge over the Ribble Only one design option has been deemed suitable as a replacement for Preston’s Old Tram Bridge – meaning the public will not be able to have their say on a […]

4 months ago
Final designs for Old Tram Bridge replacement unveiled to the public

The final design has been unveiled for the bridge that will replace the former Old Tram Bridge over the River Ribble. The project faces challenges in terms of how far […]

4 months ago
Man taken to hospital after incident on Avenham Park

Avenham Park A man was taken to hospital after an incident on Avenham Park, police have confirmed. Police were called to a concern for welfare incident on the park at around 2.50pm […]

5 months ago
Fire Garden display coming to Avenham and Miller Parks

Japanese rock garden in Avenham Park Pc: Geoff Whittaker Flaming paths and flowers will light up Preston before Christmas with fire displays coming to Avenham and Miller Parks next month. Produced by Walk the Plank, the events will go […]

8 months ago
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