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Extra appointments available at Preston vaccination centre

The mass vaccination hub in Preston city centre Pic: 70023venus2009 More Preston residents are able to book in for their vaccine due to extra appointment slots being available. Anyone who meets the current vaccination criteria to receive their first-dose will […]

2 weeks ago
Coronavirus outbreak at HMP Preston is causing rise in St Matthew’s infection rate

HMP Preston in Ribbleton Street Pic: Betty Longbottom A coronavirus outbreak in HM Prison Preston has caused a rise in infection rates in St Matthew’s of the city. St Matthew’s recorded 35 Covid cases in the week running […]

2 weeks ago
22 areas in Preston and South Ribble show fewer than three Covid cases in the seven days up to 28 April

Latest Covid stats map. A total of 22 areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen fewer than three new coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Wednesday 28 April. The areas include […]

2 weeks ago
Preston and Lancashire residents aged 40 and over invited for Covid-19 jab

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and Lancashire residents aged 40 and over are now being invited to book a life-saving Covid-19 jab. Nearly three-quarters of a million appointments were made on Monday and Tuesday […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates as hugging loved ones looks likely from June

Spring blossoms down Blackpool Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates have been confirmed as hugs with loved ones may well be on the cards in June. The city saw nine new coronavirus […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate sees week-on-week increase as vaccination rollout sees double milestone

Sunshine and shadows in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has begun to rise again in the latest week-on-week comparisons as the vaccination rollout hit a new milestone. New coronavirus cases for Tuesday (27 April) showed […]

3 weeks ago
22 areas of Preston and South Ribble record fewer than three Covid cases in the seven days leading to 21 April

Latest Covid stats map. A total of 22 areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen fewer than three new coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Wednesday 21 April. Areas include Bamber […]

3 weeks ago
Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rate latest as Prime Minister says we ‘must be realistic’ about future infections

Morning sky over Preston on Monday 26 April Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has continued to fall – although the drop has slowed – in latest figures. New coronavirus cases confirmed for Monday (26 April) showed Preston recorded 15 […]

3 weeks ago
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