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What can and can’t open across Preston and Lancashire from 17 May

Preston's skyline from the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that the next stage of the government roadmap can go ahead. This means that many businesses across Preston which were forced to close down months […]

5 months ago
What you can and can’t do as Preston and Lancashire enter the next phase of lockdown easing

A busy looking Friargate and Orchard Street as restrictions eased on April 12 Pic: Blog Preston The nation has entered the next phase of getting back to normality today (Monday 12 April). More of the restrictions have been relaxed meaning non-essential shops and outdoor areas have […]

6 months ago
‘Strong and safe return’ to Preston high streets predicted by Preston BID

View along Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall As the shops prepare to reopen in the next stage of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to reopen the country, Preston high streets are no different as shops anticipate a […]

6 months ago
Preston and South Ribble’s changing coronavirus rates in March, the Easter weekend Covid cases and Prime Minister confirms April 12 reopening plans on track

Face masks on display as part of portraits in the Lancashire Photography Festival around Preston's city centre streets Pic: Garry Cook Preston’s coronavirus infection rate showed an upturn towards the end of March as the Prime Minister outlined the April 12 stage of easing lockdown restrictions would go ahead as planned. […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s cornavirus infection rate goes back above 100 as Prime Minister urges caution as rules relax

A wall of daffodils in Ashton Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has increased week-on-week and gone back above the 100 mark in latest figures. It came as the Prime Minister updated the nation on the first day […]

6 months ago
Rule changes: What you can and can’t do as lockdown 3 starts to relax

Spring flowers in Preston city centre in March Pic: Tony Worrall The guidelines to staying safe during the pandemic have changed today, as the strategy to get the nation out of lockdown begins. Lockdown 3 started shortly after New Year and […]

6 months ago
Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rate staying below 100, 30 million vaccines given in UK and March 29 which rules change

Springtime blossoms in Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates are staying well below 100 as the city and borough prepare for the next stage of the restrictions easing. Blog Preston’s been tracking […]

6 months ago
Many areas of Preston and South Ribble now have 50% of people vaccinated

The queuing area for the new vaccine hub will utilise the area between the Bus Station and St John's Shopping Centre Pic: Tony Worrall In the Prime Ministers race against the spread of Covid-19 latest figures show almost 29 million people in the UK have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine. […]

6 months ago
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