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Educational Minecraft climate change game comes to Preston

Children will be able to learn more about climate change and the environment through a new game. The new Minecraft: Education Edition game ‘Rivercraft’ is based on the £54.7M flood risk […]

1 month ago
Preston retains best city to live and work in North West title

Preston's skyline as viewed from Cuerdale Lane Pic: Sonia Bashir A levelling up growth index has named Preston the highest performing city in the North West. The Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index has recognised Preston as the best city […]

2 months ago
UCLan and Recycling Lives turn scrap vehicle waste into green energy

UCLan academics and a local recycling firm have developed a method of ensuring scrap vehicle waste converts to renewable energy. UCLan has joined with Preston’s Recycling Lives to create a […]

2 months ago
Fulwood primary school receives tree donations

A local primary school has got green-fingered after they planted a number of Christmas trees donated to them. Sherwood Primary School in Fulwood were given the surplus SPAR fir trees […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement City Deal chief to leave Lancashire County Council

Stephen Young on site at Cuerden A senior county council officer has announced that he is leaving his job for a new position at Halton Borough Council. Executive Director of Growth, Environment, Transport and Community Services […]

4 months ago
Lancashire County Council approves New Deal for Greater Lancashire devolution plans

A carpet of daffodils in Cottam Pic: Tony Worrall Council leaders have approved plans for a county deal that will see local powers take control of regional funding and decision-making. Our New Deal for a Greater Lancashire identifies areas […]

4 months ago
Longridge primary school receives honey dipper donation from local developer

A developer has donated wooden honey dippers to Barnacre Road Primary School to encourage its students to learn about wildlife. Barnacre Road Primary School, located near Barratt Homes’ Bowland Meadow […]

9 months ago
Ribble Rivers Trust joins forces with craft gin firm to save Lancashire woodlands

The Ribble Rivers Trust have partnered with a Penwortham gin company to help save Lancashire’s woodlands. No.1 Fairham Gin has already made a splash in the gin industry with Liam […]

11 months ago
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