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Pupils and staff in Preston and Lancashire schools advised to continue wearing face coverings

Face coverings will need to be worn on public transport from June 15 Pic: Pixabay Schools across Preston and Lancashire are being advised pupils and staff should continue to wear face coverings until 21 June, despite restrictions relaxing nationally this week. The recommendation, from directors […]

21 hours ago
Those aged 38 and 39 in Preston and Lancashire to receive text for first Covid vaccine

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall Today (Thursday, 13 May) the Covid vaccination programme has opened to those aged 38 and 39. People in this age group will be sent text messages that will allow them […]

5 days ago
Walk-in Covid vaccinations at Preston Grasshoppers

The new artificial pitch at Preston Grasshoppers Preston Grasshoppers confirmed earlier today they will be offering a ‘walk in’ vaccination service for anyone yet to have the jab. The team at the Rugby Football Club informed Blog […]

6 days ago
27 areas in Preston and South Ribble record fewer than three coronavirus cases in the seven days up to 5 May

Latest Covid stats map. A total of 27 areas in Preston and South Ribble have recorder fewer than 3 Covid cases in the week leading up to 5 May. These areas include Fulwood, Walton-le-Dale […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Preston Hospital change rules surrounding visiting patients

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Royal Preston Hospital have changed their rules surrounding visiting during the pandemic. Patients are now allowed one visitor per day for an hour. Arrangements to visit a patient need to […]

7 days ago
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 […]

7 days ago
All over 40’s across Preston and Lancashire urged to book Covid vaccination

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall All Prestonians aged 40 and over are now able to book a Covid-19 jab as the NHS vaccination programme continues to go from strength to strength. Appointments are available 8am […]

7 days ago
Tulketh Tap Room owner sets record straight about recent closure

Tulketh Tap Room Pic: Tony Worrall The owner of the Tulketh Tap Room in Preston has taken to social media to set the record straight regarding the closure of the bar. Ray Woods closed Tulketh Tap […]

1 week ago
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