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Preston award-winning designer raises eyebrows at major fashion shoot

An award winning designer from Preston has raised eyebrows with his latest fashion shoot. Ross Griffiths, who lives in Chorley, is known for his bold fashion and his latest photoshoot […]

1 day ago
Inside Number 9 and League of Gentlemen star Steve Pemberton given special honour

New University of Central Lancashire Honorary Fellow Steve Pemberton. Pic: UCLan A five-time BAFTA award-winning comedian has been recognised by the University of Central Lancashire, his ‘local’ university. Steve Pemberton, best known for co-creating, co-writing and acting in The League of […]

2 days ago
Arrest made after cannabis farm discovery in Chorley

An arrest has been made following a cannabis farm discovery in Chorley. Police officers from the Chorley neighbourhood team attended an address on Sunny Brow, Coppull, yesterday (8 July) and […]

6 days ago
Ex-PNE goalkeeper coach to open indoor football facility in old warehouse

A goalkeeper coach who’s worked at clubs including Preston North End and Everton has revealed plans to open his own indoor facility. Andy Fairman currently works at Bolton Wanderers as […]

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Preston and Chorley hospital staff offered payouts to quit amid £58m savings drive

Royal Preston Hospital Emergency Department Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust The trust which runs Preston and Chorley’s hospitals has offered to pay staff to quit as part of efforts to make huge savings. Bosses at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals (LTH) are […]

2 weeks ago
The Grapes in Croston to reopen with restoration and outdoor revamp planned

A village pub which suddenly closed down two years ago is set to be brought back to use. Restoration plans have been brought forward which would see The Grapes, in […]

2 weeks ago
Drive-through Costa Coffee and Greggs planned as Botany Bay plans move closer

Aerial view of the Botany Bay Business Park site during construction A new business park will soon open next to Botany Bay featuring a drive-through Costa Coffee and a Greggs shop. The Co-op is also among the first to sign up […]

1 month ago
New constituency boundaries and candidates in Preston, Chorley and South Ribble for the 2024 general election

The skyline of Preston Pic: Mick Gardner With the general election campaign now well under way, this is how the contests are shaping up in each of the constituencies around Preston, South Ribble and Chorley ahead of […]

2 months ago
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