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In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 11 to 17

A view of Preston's skyline from Vernon Carus mill Pic: scrappyNW As Preston gears up for the City of Preston 10k, and with a bizarre fake news post involving the Sun Hotel appearing online, it’s safe to say the news has […]

6 days ago
Preston City Council reports ‘potentially damaging’ Sun Hotel fake news post

The Sun Hotel in Friargate has a score of one-star at present Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council yesterday reported a Facebook post claiming that The Sun Hotel had closed due to a ‘Loravirus’ outbreak. The post, made by the page Social Distancing Enforcement England, […]

1 week ago
Fake news warning about Monkeypox in Preston

How MonkeyPox can look if not treated Pic: Wikipedia How MonkeyPox can look if not treated Pic: Wikipedia Hospital bosses have moved to squash fake news about Monkeypox reaching Preston. A post by the City of Preston News Network […]

3 years ago
There isn’t a nude 5k run coming to Preston

Cheeky rumours had been flying! Pic: James Broad Cheeky rumours had been flying! Pic: James Broad Rumours of a nude run taking place through Preston city centre have been quashed. A Facebook Event was recently created, informing people […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fake news warning about Guild Wheel and cyclists

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall County Hall chiefs have moved to squash rumours of the Guild Wheel being made off limit to […]

4 years ago
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