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Javed Iqbal formally welcomed as Preston’s 693rd Mayor

The city of Preston has formally welcomed Councillor Javed Iqbal as its 693rd Mayor and the first Muslim to hold the role. His appointment as Mayor comes after Councillor David Borrow […]

1 month ago
Preston’s Mayor to open inflatable park near the city centre

The Mayor of Preston is set to open a new indoor inflatable park next week, which will be the biggest attraction of its kind in the North West. Jump Maniax […]

1 month ago
Mayor of Preston announces Coronavirus Community Hero Awards

In the face of an incredibly difficult year, Preston’s community spirit has shone through, with individuals and groups going above and beyond to support their families, friends, and communities. Now […]

2 months ago
Preston paused to pay respects to Prince Philip

The ceremony lead from The Harris Museums Balcony. People of Preston gathered around the Harris Museum’s balcony, by the cities Flag Market, to pay respects as a minutes silence began throughout the centre at 3pm on Saturday 17 […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Young patients at Royal Preston Hospital benefit from toys and chocolate donations

Light Foundation, in partnership with Blackburn-based Star Tissue UK and supported by the Mayor of Preston, Councillor David Borrow, made their annual visit to the Royal Preston Hospital to bring […]

3 months ago
Mayor of Preston pays tribute to former councillor Mark Yates, who died on Thursday

Mark Yates Pic: Preston City Council Mayor of Preston, Councillor David Borrow, has paid tribute to former City Councillor Mark Yates, who passed away on Thursday 18 February. A passionate trade unionist, Mr Yates was a […]

4 months ago
Preston Town Hall flag lowered to half mast to honour Captain Sir Tom Moore

The Sessions House in Preston city centre, part of the Town Hall complex Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council are lowering the Town Hall flag to half mast today in honour of Captain Sir Tom Moore. Capt Sir Tom sadly passed away at age 100 yesterday, […]

5 months ago
Mayor of Preston’s civic tribute to Ron Atkins

Ron Atkins out enjoying a coffee The Mayor of Preston has paid tribute to Ron Atkins. Mr Atkins was the longest living former MP, and passed away last month at 104 years old. He represented Preston […]

6 months ago
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