Lockdown 3

A dad from Preston decided to document the experience of home-school

Si Miller's lockdown photos include the day they were taken. A Preston Dad, who works as a photographer, has been using his skills to document his children’s home-schooling experience. Si Miller has been posting to his Instagram page and website […]

5 months ago
There are empty shops across Preston’s high streets and side streets but city can bounceback as lockdown eases

Empty stores on Preston high street. Pic: Lee Sutton Due to current coronavirus restrictions many high street shops have been left empty. Current lockdown restrictions mean that only essential shops can be open. This loss of trading has meant […]

5 months ago
Lancashire Resilience Forum no longer asking faith groups to refrain from group worship

A winter sunset just beyond St Walburge's church's distinctive spire Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire Resilience Forum have published a letter revising their decision to ask faith groups to not take part in group worship or faith-based education. This was due to England being […]

5 months ago
A full run down of what can and can’t open in Preston and Lancashire on April 12

A Covid sign in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A new four step plan to ease the UK out of the current national lockdown has been revealed this week. Boris Johnson announced his plan, which, if all goes correctly, […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lockdown 3 is easing- what’s happening and when

An empty Guildhall Street in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Boris Johnson has today announced his road map to easing the nation out of lockdown 3. Speaking in the House of Commons this afternoon, Boris said that he will begin […]

5 months ago
Most areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases decline but Preston city centre, Hutton and New Longton buck the trend

Latest coronavirus figures map. The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have see a decline in coronavirus cases. However, some areas have stayed the same or increased. Preston City Centre and New […]

5 months ago
Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire coronavirus infection rates continue their fall as Prime Minister says he wants ‘cautious but also irreversible’ way out of lockdown

Morning glow over Preston's rooftops Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has fallen of out the England top 10 for highest infection rates. The latest figures come as the Prime Minister said he could not rule out […]

5 months ago
Preston’s stubborn Covid infection rate tracked as coronavirus vaccine milestone reached and latest on lockdown lifting

Walking in Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall As we begin to understand a route out of lockdown we look at how the city’s infection rate is remaining fairly static in February. First a look through the new […]

6 months ago
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