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Adnan from Freddie Flintoff’s Field of Dreams granted asylum

Adnan playing cricket Pic: Lancashire County Council One of the boys who took part in Freddie Flintoff’s Field of Dreams project has been granted asylum. Adnan is a refugee from Afghanistan and has been living with his […]

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In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 30 to August 5

Daffodils in Preston city centre with the Harris and Cenotaph behind Pic: Tony Worrall Last weekend saw the return of the popular Chorley Flower Show, with around 11,000 attendees enjoying the sunshine near the Grade II-listed Astley Hall. Elsewhere in the region, encouraging news for […]

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Freddie Flintoff bowled over by Afghan wonder-kid who is turning cricket into his own field of dreams

Adnan playing cricket Pic: Lancashire County Council TV presenter and former international cricketer Freddie Flintoff MBE was amazed when he saw a young teenager in Preston showcasing his cricket skills. A chat with the boy and his […]

2 weeks ago
Freddie Flintoff visits Preston Vocational Centre during filming

Freddie Flintoff visited Preston Vocational Centre (PVC) in April while filming an episode of Freddie Flintoff’s Field of Dreams. The show on BBC One shows Freddie teaching cricket to young […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham pupil to star in Freddie Flintoff’s new TV show

Penwortham Priory Academy pupil Umar Mahmood Pic: ©Andy Ford Penwortham Priory Academy Year 11 pupil Umar Mahmood is set to be a hit on television screens this week as he shows off his cricketing prowess.  Umar is taking part […]

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