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The Preston restaurants feeding our NHS heroes during the coronavirus crisis

Nawaab Tandoori's tribute to hardworking NHS staff Preston restaurants have been making sure NHS workers on the frontline of the coronavirus crisis are well fuelled with free food deliveries. Among those showing their generosity at this difficult […]

1 year ago
Sponsored feature: Age Concern Central Lancashire responds to coronavirus pandemic

Age Concern coronavirus support - details of available services Age Concern Central Lancashire has put in to motion steps to redeploy its workforce in a targeted effort to support the elderly during periods of self-isolation and in order to […]

1 year ago
Dinosaur spotted roaming the streets in Ashton

As lockdown continued across Preston yesterday, the streets of Ashton on Ribble were deserted….almost. A seven foot dinosaur was seen taking his daily exercise in Wellington Road. Amy Farnworth spotted […]

1 year ago
Food bank referrals double as families struggle to cope with the Coronavirus crisis

Food bank referrals to the Salvation Army have doubled in just a week as members of the Preston community struggle to feed themselves and families during the worsening coronavirus pandemic. […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police issue 123 fines to people breaking lockdown rules

Lancashire Police issued 123 fines to people not complying with lockdown measures over the weekend. Officers were out on the streets stopping people making unnecessary journeys and gathering in groups. […]

1 year ago
UCLan postpones summer 2020 graduation ceremonies

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has postponed its summer graduation ceremonies amid the coronavirus outbreak. The ceremonies that were due to take place in July have now been rescheduled […]

1 year ago
Preston dance school shimmy online with a promise to ‘Keep Dancing’

Fever Tree Dance Company are asking people to join them in their front rooms Fever Dance Company has swapped studios for sitting rooms, offering free online dance classes for everyone. After having to close its doors for the first time in 16 years due […]

1 year ago
Restaurant owner says more support is needed for those due to open new businesses

Smashed restaurant A new restaurant which was set to open at the Miller Arcade on March 27 has had to remain unopened to the public. Like many other businesses in the hospitality […]

1 year ago
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