Penwortham pair create Signature Edition gin in lockdown

A Penwortham pair have been working hard for the past year, and are now ready to release their Signature Edition gin. Ellis McKeown and Liam Stemson, founders of No.1 Fairham […]

3 weeks ago
Leyland receives up to £25 million for town centre improvement

Leyland is set to receive up to £25 million in funding from the Government. The award follows a funding bid submission in October 2020 by Leyland Town Board to the […]

1 month ago
Leyland Festival cancelled for second year in a row

Leyland Festival have announced via Twitter that it will not be going ahead for a second year in a row due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, they have set a […]

2 months ago
Leyland resident fundraising for potentially life-saving cancer treatment

Leyland-based Kim Eccles and her partner are in the midst of raising funds for potentially life-saving treatment for Kim. In August 2020, Kim was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare tissue […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Temporary mortuary being built in Leyland after rise in Covid-19 cases

Farington Environmental Education Centre at Lancashire Enterprise Park in Leyland A temporary mortuary facility is being constructed in Leyland in response to the current rise in Covid-19 cases. The facility is being described as a “contingency measure” to ensure Lancashire […]

5 months ago
Large knife seized by police in Leyland after being discovered by member of the public

A large knife was recovered by Neighbourhood Officers in Leyland as part of Operation Sceptre. The knife was located by a concerned member of the public – it had been […]

5 months ago
£25million bid submitted to improve Leyland as a place to live, work, and enjoy leisure time

A bid has been submitted to improve Leyland as a place to live, work and enjoy leisure time. The landmark bid was submitted on Friday, 30 October to the government’s […]

6 months ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week October 17 to October 23

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. The Harris was glowing purple to celebrate one year until the Rugby League World Cup, Preston’s […]

6 months ago
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