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Preston family don festive outfits for St Catherine’s Hospice ‘Santa Drive by’

A local family has taken to the streets to spread Christmas cheer and raise funds for St Catherine’s Hospice. This month, Adam Hennings and his family have dressed as Santa […]

5 months ago
Cottam Parkway train station consultation begins

A new train station in northwest Preston will see better transport links for jobs, business and leisure, according to Lancashire County Council. The Cottam Parkway Railway Station will be located […]

5 months ago
New history documentaries highlight Cottam Hall and Lancashire’s Haydock family

A local history buff has covered Cottam Hall and the Haydock family in two new documentaries. Former Preston teacher Gary Cunliffe, who has produced history films on Courtauld’s factory and Fulwood, recently discovered […]

7 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 9 to 15

The Harris and Flag Market in Autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Tributes have poured in for the much-loved and respected Preston North End owner, Trevor Hemmings, who sadly died this week aged 86. But the heartwarming comments have proven that Prestonians […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 18 to 24

Autumn colours at Avenham Park This week in Preston, UCLan released a timetable detailing the reopening of the roads surrounding the long-awaited Adelphi Square development. There was also good news for students gathering for fresher’s week […]

8 months ago
13-year-old Lea fundraiser cycles 50 laps of Jubilee Park

A 13-year-old Lea fundraiser has raised £465 for charity after cycling 50 laps of Jubilee Park. On 20 August, Kaitlyn Marsden raised funds for Baby Beat, which supports the maternity […]

8 months ago
Parent company of Lea Town pub The Windmill Tavern goes into administration

The Windmill Tavern. Pic: Google The Windmill Tavern, Lea is one of five Lancashire pubs that are being assessed financially. Patrick Lannagan and Julien Irving of Mazars LLP have been appointed as Joint Administrators of […]

11 months ago
Luxury £4.6m homes scheme to be built by the canal in Lea

A £4.6m luxury homes scheme has been launched by the canal in Lea. Edgewater Oaks is a gated community of five-bedroom, fully furnished properties by developer 10Acia, on Lea Road. […]

2 years ago
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