Road closures in place for Goosnargh and Whittingham Whitsuntide Festival

The parade in Goosnargh There will be road closures for the Goosnargh and Whittingham Whitsuntide Festival¬†this weekend (Saturday 1 June). The village tradition has been going for over a 100 years and will see […]

2 months ago
People hit by E.Coli outbreak ate Mrs Kirkham’s cheese in prepared meal in first class train carriage

At least sixteen people who were infected in the E.Coli outbreak over Christmas ate ready meals containing unpasteurised cheese from a Preston business in the first class carriage of a […]

4 months ago
Victory for campaigners after Beacon Fell phone mast plan cut off

A bid to install a 40-metre-high phone mast close to the summit of one of Lancashire‚Äôs most popular beauty spots has failed. Preston City Council has refused permission for the […]

4 months ago
Plans for controversial Goosnargh estate changed under new developer

Swainson Farm The house types planned for a controversial estate in rural Preston have been changed after a new developer took over the scheme. McDermott Homes Ltd. has been given the green […]

5 months ago
Mrs Kirkham’s Lancashire Cheese reiterates commitment to safe and delicious products as food warnings narrowed

Pic: Mrs Kirkham's Lancashire Cheese A Preston business forced to undertake a precautionary product recall on Christmas Eve last year is now able to sell its products again. Mrs Kirkham’s Lancashire Cheese, which supplies a […]

5 months ago
What an eyesore: Campaign against phone mast at heart of Beacon Fell

Proposed phone mast site on Beacon Fell A campaign is gathering momentum to prevent a phone mast springing up close to the top of one of Lancashire‚Äôs best-loved beauty spots. More than 1,500 people have so far […]

5 months ago
Volunteers set up fundraiser to feed community in Goosnargh

Volunteers at the chapel. Pic: Kathy Bamber A group of volunteers from Goosnargh are raising money for a new kitchen, after serving over 1,300 meals from a tiny chapel kitchen. The group began supporting people during the […]

6 months ago
Van driver arrested after runner left with serious injuries in Goosnargh crash

Joshua Bello is currently in Royal Preston Hospital, pictured here with his younger brother Elijah Pic: Lisa Bello/Blog Preston A man has been arrested after an incident which left an avid runner with serious injuries. Joshua Bello is in Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries after being involved in […]

6 months ago
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