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Winning Broughton mosque design announced by Royal Institute of British Architects

The Royal Institute of British Architects has today announced the winners of the Broughton mosque design competition. The news follows a deferred planning application for the mosque, which arose due […]

4 days ago
Preston construction students reach ‘Skills Olympics’ finals

Three Preston students will join fifty-four finalists at a construction competition this November. Mitchell Proctor, Kieran Oglethorpe and Billy Messent will join top construction trainees from England, Scotland, Wales and […]

5 days ago
Preston man reaches final of national weather photography competition

A Prestonian has made it to the shortlist of the Royal Meteorological Society ‘Weather Photographer of the Year 2021’ competition. A panel of experts have decided their top three winners […]

3 weeks ago
Preston housing association shortlisted for national awards

A Preston housing group has received nominations for a prestigious national award. The Tenant Participation and Advisory Service (TPAS) Awards 2021 shortlisted The Community Gateway Association (CGA) for outstanding customer […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston weightlifter loses out on medal after placing fifth at Tokyo Olympics

Preston weightlifter Sarah Davies has placed fifth in the 64kg category at the Tokyo Olympics. In the snatch, she lifted 100kg, but in the clean and jerk, her preferred method, […]

2 months ago
12-year-old Preston schoolgirl wins ‘Step Into the NHS’ competition

Grace, a 12-year-old student from Penwortham Girls High School, has become the North West regional winner of the ‘Step into the NHS’ competition recognising her creative and detailed board game […]

2 months ago
Opportunity for a Preston photographer to get snapping for the Welcome Back project

Preston's skyline over the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall If you are passionate about Preston and good behind a camera lens, Preston City Council has a great opportunity for someone to supply a suite of images of Preston to […]

2 months ago
UCLan students choose shortlist of entries to the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for Short Fiction

A team of students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have used their literary talents to choose eight writers to be finalists of the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for […]

6 months ago
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