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Preston secondary school pupils to wear masks in class to tackle Omicron

School student wearing face mask in classroom Pic: Alexandra_Koch from Pixabay Pupils in Preston’s secondary schools will join others across England in wearing face masks in classrooms to slow the spread of the Omicron variant. The government announced the temporary reintroduction […]

4 months ago
Mandatory masks, PCR testing and booster jabs for all adults as government prepares for Omicron variant

Wearing a face mask in Preston city centre during a phone check Pic: Paul Melling From today (Tuesday, November 30) face coverings are required on public transport and in retail settings other than hospitality across Preston and Lancashire. All travellers returning to the UK will […]

6 months ago
Preston College to enforce mask-wearing as Covid-19 cases rise nationally

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood News that Covid-19 cases are rising has led Preston College to enforce mask-wearing from Monday. As a precautionary measure, from Monday 18 October, students and staff, unless exempt, must wear […]

7 months ago
Pupils and staff in Preston and Lancashire schools advised to continue wearing face coverings

Face coverings will need to be worn on public transport from June 15 Pic: Pixabay Schools across Preston and Lancashire are being advised pupils and staff should continue to wear face coverings until 21 June, despite restrictions relaxing nationally this week. The recommendation, from directors […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston pupils over 11 should wear face coverings due to extra local lockdown measures

School student wearing face mask in classroom Pic: Alexandra_Koch from Pixabay Pupils over the age of 11 and staff should wear face coverings in communal areas when Preston schools reopen. Lancashire County Council has announced the extra precaution for areas where […]

2 years ago
11-year-old Millie’s face masks coming to Preston Market

Jo and Millie A face mask brand with a difference is coming to Preston Market. Millie’s Masks was founded by 11-year-old Millie Millburn in Birmingham – with a bit of help from mum […]

2 years ago
Pictures of Preston’s first weekend of mandatory masks

Person wearing a mask in Preston Pic: Garry Cook Face coverings are now mandatory for shoppers in Preston and the rest of England, after new coronavirus rules came into effect on Friday (24 July). Masks are compulsory in enclosed […]

2 years ago
Tens of thousands of face coverings to be given out for free in Preston city centre

A woman in Preston wears a face mask Pic: Joseph Gudgeon Tens of thousands of free face coverings are to be handed out to Preston shoppers from Monday (15 June). As non-essential shops prepare to reopen the organisation responsible for promoting […]

2 years ago
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