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Preston radio legend brings back maggot racing for charity event

Former BBC Lancashire radio legend, John ‘Gilly’ Gillmore is supporting a maggot race night to raise money for the North West Air Ambulance. The event, will be presented by KTB […]

1 month ago
Longton Bowling Club competition raises money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A team charity cup competition saw members of Longton Bowling Club raise more than £300 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The event has become the annual warm-up for the new crown […]

2 years ago
Longton Post Office opens new location at Liverpool Road SPAR

Longton Post Office has this month opened a new location on Liverpool Road. Located at SPAR, 58-62 Liverpool Road, Longton, Preston, main UK bank customers can still access their accounts […]

3 years ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 25 to October 1

A calming scene at the Bullnose in recent days Pic: Tony Worrall This week, Preston residents have taken in the sights of the now open Adelphi Square and new UCLan student centre. There was also promising news for locals wishing to get […]

3 years ago
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Longton schoolgirl to join Rainbow Run fundraiser for Royal Preston Hospital

A seven-year-old Longton girl will take part in the Rainbow Run fundraiser next month. Longton Primary School pupil Petra Sindall signed up for the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals event, which runs […]

3 years ago
Lancashire Police to hold rural crime roadshow in Whitestake and Longton

Pic: Garstang and Over Wyre police Lancashire Police are holding a rural crime roadshow in Whitestake and Longton this October. From 29 September to 7 October, the South Rural Taskforce will visit villages and rural areas, […]

3 years ago
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 […]

3 years ago
New outdoor tepee dining area added to Longton pub as it prepares to reopen

A Longton pub has announced a new outdoor dining tepee to welcome more guests next week as restrictions ease. The new tepee at The Golden Ball has been set up […]

3 years ago
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