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Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates reach new lows and face masks could be gone this summer

A sunny day in Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s latest coronavirus infection rate shows a continued downward trend as it’s understood the government may be advised the country can go face-mask free from the summer. New coronavirus cases […]

3 weeks ago
Preston and South Ribble latest coronavirus infection rates, vaccine rates and AstraZeneca jab update

Spring flowers in Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s latest coronavirus cases and infection rates have been confirmed as estimates surfaced of how many people in the city have now had a first Covid-19 jab. The city recorded […]

3 weeks ago
Reps Gym can apply to have closure order lifted and reopen in Covid secure way

Reps Gym exterior Preston City Council has issued a statement confirming that Reps Gym can apply to lift the closure order placed on the premises in February after repeated Covid-19 safety breaches. The […]

3 weeks ago
Preston has a day with no new recorded coronavirus cases

Looking towards Preston from Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has recorded no new coronavirus cases. Latest figures for Wednesday (21 April) showed the city had zero Covid cases. South Ribble recorded two new cases for the same day. […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates continue to drop as Prime Minister says ‘we must learn to live with the disease’

Looking down Fishergate on a sunny Preston day Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates showed further falls as the Prime Minister delivered a Covid update to the nation. New cases recorded in Preston for Tuesday (20 April) […]

4 weeks ago
The Moorbrook to introduce time slots after beer garden Covid-19 safety complaint

The Moorbrook in North Road Pic: Tony Worrall The Moorbrook has informed customers that a complaint has been made to the Preston City Council regarding Covid-19 safety. In a statement released at lunchtime yesterday (Monday 19 April), a […]

4 weeks ago
First Moderna Covid vaccines given in Preston and Lancashire this week

Preston's coronavirus vaccination centre in Tithebarn Street Pic: Blog Preston This week, the first Moderna jabs were delivered in Preston and Lancashire. Preston’s large scale vaccination centre based within the St John’s Shopping Centre will initially use the newest vaccine […]

4 weeks ago
Winckley Street pubs and bars first weekend back as restrictions eased

After being shut for many months, Blog Preston asked local businesses what the past week of ‘normality’ has been like for them. Lonely People cocktail bar on Winckley Street had […]

4 weeks ago
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