St Martin’s site in Fulwood to see construction work start

Construction has begun on a scheme to create 14 homes available for rent-to-buy in Preston. The site in Fulwood will have five three-bedroom houses, and nine two-bedroom apartments in a […]

3 months ago
Winckley Square relief charity seeks applications from local causes

Preston's city skyline Pic: Mick Gardner A historic Winckley Square charity with reserves of £600,000 is searching for applications from local causes. The Daniel’s and Houghton’s Charity is an amalgamation of two charities created in 1649 […]

5 months ago
New images show Broughton Mosque plans amid countryside setting

Design view of planned Broughton mosque New images have offered a glimpse of the upcoming North Preston Mosque before organisers return to the planning committee next week. Last September, The Royal Institute of British Architects announced […]

5 months ago
Two people rescued from fire at Broughton premises

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Four fire engines from Preston, Fulwood and Longridge attended a fire in Broughton, Preston. Crews were dispatched at 4.17pm on Wednesday, 29 December. The incident involved a bedroom inside a […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Local Rotary Club to collect Christmas trees in Ribble Valley and North Preston

What's your plan for when the festive fun ends and you need to ditch the Christmas Tree? Pic: Serge A local Rotary Club has organised a tree collection service to raise funds for local charities over the festive period. Between 8 and 9 January, The Rotary Club of Longridge […]

6 months ago
Community groups in Preston, Penwortham, Leyland and Broughton chosen for potential Co-op funding

Good causes in Preston, Penwortham, Leyland and Broughton may receive cash from a Co-op community fund. Every year, each Co-op store and Funeral Care home nominates three local community groups […]

8 months ago
Deafblind Broughton teenager shortlisted for national charity award

A deafblind Broughton teenager has received a Young Person of the Year nomination at the Sense Awards. Ava Jolliffe, 15, is deafblind and a wheelchair user and was shortlisted for […]

8 months ago
Toll Bar Cottage in Broughton officially opened by Mayor of Preston

The Mayor of Preston officially opened Toll Bar Cottage yesterday (Sunday 3 October). He was treated to coffee and a slice of cake and shown the extensive work that has […]

9 months ago
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