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The Hunters Pub to temporarily close due to positive coronavirus test

The Hunters The Hunters pub inWalton Park posted on Facebook that they have made the decision to close their doors temporarily due to a member of staff testing positive for Covid-19. Over the […]

2 years ago
All but four areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases increase in latest local figures

The Covid cases map of Preston is featuring more and more purple - high case areas Pic: Public Health England The week from 14 October to 21 October has seen all but four areas of Preston record an increase in their coronavirus cases. Penwortham North has seen a 163.6 per […]

2 years ago
Parts of Fulwood see coronavirus cases double in space of a week

The purple areas show areas with the highest Covid-19 cases Pic: Public Health England Coronavirus case numbers have increased in many parts of Preston in the week 7 October to 14 October. The seven-day rolling average has risen by over 50 per cent in […]

2 years ago
Three temporary road closures for social distancing in Preston to be scrapped

Fishwick Parade was one of the roads to see a section shut for a temporary road closure Pic: Google Lancashire County Council is removing three temporary road closures following a review of their use. Sixteen pop–up cycle lanes and road closures were introduced this summer across Lancashire as an […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s coronavirus cases spike as health chiefs issue stark warning

Covid-19 street closures in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus cases are continuing to spike with one of the largest daily rises in recent weeks. 69 positive tests were returned for Covid-19 in the city council boundary area. […]

2 years ago
Socially distanced tombola tried out at Bamber Bridge supermarket

Tombola trialled at Bamber Bridge fundraiser Even the humble tombola has had to be re-invented for the Covid era and a ‘new normal’ version raised £182.53 for charity Rosemere Cancer Foundation when trialled at Bamber Bridge’s […]

2 years ago
Preston’s new tougher coronavirus restrictions now in force as face mask fines to rise

Facecovering. Pic: Roksana96. Pixabay From today (Tuesday 22 September) new coronavirus measures have come into place in Preston. The city, as well as all of Lancashire with the exception of Blackpool, has enhanced Covid-19 […]

2 years ago
Queen’s Drive Primary School in Fulwood closed due to positive coronavirus test

Queen's Drive Primary School in Black Bull Lane, Fulwood Pic: Google Queen’s Drive Primary School, Fulwood has been temporarily closed as a result of a positive Covid-19 test. Pupils in all year groups have been sent home but have not been […]

2 years ago
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