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‘Difficult’ and ‘inconvenient’ bus services in Preston set to be tackled

A 23 service in operation by Preston Bus during lockdown Pic: Colin Ward Preston City Council is set to take action to improve what it describes as ‘difficult’ and ‘inconvenient’ bus services. A Notice of Motion on the topic was submitted by Councillor […]

2 weeks ago
Preston MP vows to protect abused shopworkers under ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign

A Preston MP has backed a campaign that seeks to protect shopworkers from violence and abuse. Sir Mark Hendrick has backed retail trade union Usdaw’s ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign after […]

6 months ago
How MPs in and around Preston voted on dumping sewage into rivers

Railway Bridge over River Ribble Pic: David Toase Conservative MPs are facing criticism for voting down an amendment that would have stopped raw sewage being dumped into rivers. An image being shared on social media shows how Lancashire […]

7 months ago
Preston MP joins calls for Covid Memorial Wall to be made permanent

Preston MP Sir Mark Hendrick has joined MPs, peers and mayors to write to the Prime Minister urging him to support the campaign for the Covid Memorial Wall outside Parliament […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Huge crowd attends Preston for Palestine rally

The Preston for Palestine march in Lancaster Road Pic: Sonia Bashir A huge crowd attended the Preston for Palestine rally in the city centre yesterday (Saturday 22 May). The peaceful protest on the Flag Market and surrounding streets – one of many […]

1 year ago
Preston for Palestine march and rally to take place in city centre this weekend

A Preston for Palestine rally and march will take place to acknowledge the current conflict between Israel and Palestine. The meeting point will be the Flag Market at 2pm on […]

1 year ago
Live online event to discuss knife crime in Preston

Knife recovered from Preston police Operation Sceptre. Pic: Preston police A live online event is set to debate the issue of knife crime in Preston. The discussion has been organised following the recent tragic deaths of Adam Le Roi in […]

1 year ago
Preston MP slams government for leaving residents on ‘cliff edge’

Preston MP Mark Hendrick According to Sir Mark Hendrick MP, nearly 5,300 people living in Preston, which has additional Covid-19 restrictions, face a ‘jobs cliff edge’ in a few weeks’ time. He says that […]

2 years ago
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