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Preston residents wait an average of 10 days for GP appointments

A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines New research has revealed that Preston residents face an average waiting time of 10 days when booking GP appointments. The research conducted by medical negligence experts Boyes Turner Claims reveals […]

1 week ago
20 places in Preston and South Ribble see a drop in Covid cases in the week leading up to 25 August

Latest Covid stats map. 20 areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to 25 August. Areas that have seen a drop in cases […]

3 weeks ago
Preston residents warned by police to ‘stay vigilant’ following the lifting of lockdown restrictions

Face masks being worn on the streets of Preston during Friday (4 December) Pic: Paul Melling Lancashire police are expecting a rise in crime following the easing of lockdown restrictions. They urged Preston residents to stay vigilant, reporting emergencies through 999, as they expect an increase […]

2 months ago
Lancashire Resilience Forum urges residents ‘to be sensible’ following easing of lockdown restrictions

Face masks being worn on the streets of Preston during Friday (4 December) Pic: Paul Melling The Lancashire Resilience Forum has asked residents ‘to be sensible’ following the easing of coronavirus restrictions. As legal restrictions lift across the country, the forum said Lancashire residents need to […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Samaritans appeal for support following difficult year for fundraising

The Preston Samaritans have appealed for public support following a difficult 17 months under lockdown. The charity has been unable to complete its usual fundraising activities, impacting its ability to […]

2 months ago
Preston schools’ multi-academy trust wins prestigious national award

A multi-academy trust responsible for two Preston schools has won a prestigious national award. Star Academies is responsible for 30 primary and secondary schools, including Preston’s The Olive School and […]

3 months ago
21 areas in Preston and South Ribble report fewer than three Covid cases in the seven days leading up to 12 May

Latest Covid stats map. A total of 21 areas in Preston and South Ribble have recorded fewer than three coronavirus cases in the week up to Wednesday 12 May. These areas include Fulwood, Penwortham […]

4 months ago
Police in Preston and Lancashire issue Covid rules reminder as lockdown easing continues

Lancashire Police is reminding residents it will continue to take a common sense and proportionate approach to policing as lockdown measures continue to ease in England. From today (Monday, 17 […]

4 months ago
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