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Cottam play centre hit with uncertainty as lockdown keeps doors closed

Soft play area in Kinder Hub, Cottam The Kinder Hub play area is considering its options after Covid-19 guidelines have forced it to stay closed. The play, learning and development centre situated in Cottam is unable to […]

3 weeks ago
Newly launched Preston hand sanitiser company set to make £30 million

Andrew and Rachel Montague Hand sanitiser company ClearWater Hygiene is on course to generate more that £30 million in revenue just 12 weeks after launching. The company, founded by property developer Andrew Montague and […]

3 weeks ago
Click and Collect sausage rolls come to Preston

The national bakery chain Greggs have started a click and collect service National bakery chain Greggs has reopened two stores in the county to let customers order their favourite baked goods online. Greggs, the UK’s leading food-on-the-go retailer, has reopened their St […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan research team leads COVID maternity service study

Professor Soo Downe The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been awarded £1.5 million in funding for an 18 month study that will look at what lessons can be learned from how maternal […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement More of Preston’s Libraries get ready to re-open

Exploring the books in Fulwood Library More of Preston’s Libraries are set to re-open to the public on Monday 27 July on an appointment only basis. Fulwood and Leyland Libraries will be welcoming back book-lovers after […]

3 weeks ago
Harris secures relief funding for expansion to current collection

Shawanda Corbett Installation The Harris has announced it has received funding from the Contemporary Art Society to add a ceramic pairing and work on paper by Shawanda Corbett to its collection. Corbett was […]

3 weeks ago
Preston set to endure ‘grief pandemic’ following coronavirus lockdown

The Co-op has released a report revealing the devastating impact lockdown has had on Preston’s ability to grieve and warns the city could face a grief pandemic. An online YouGov survey, commissioned […]

3 weeks ago
Police and Crime Commissioner calls for more action to protect children online

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), Clive Grunshaw, has issued a new statement imploring people to play a part in the protection of children and young people across the county. […]

3 weeks ago
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