Hundreds of apprentice roles offered up at Preston showcase

Checking out the opportunities at the Apprentice expo Checking out the opportunities at the Apprentice expo More than 50 employers showed what they could offer to the next generation of managers and workers during the biggest apprenticeships event […]

4 years ago
Save Chorley A&E: Preston City Council calls for ‘definite timescale’ of when Trust will reopen the doors

Royal Preston Hospital Politicians in Preston and South Ribble have joined forces to demand answers over Chorley’s ongoing Accident and Emergency department closure. Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Trust announced from Monday 18 April all […]

5 years ago
Mental health services in Preston struggling to cope as appointments cancelled

Those needing help are being urged to call a mental health helpline Pic: David Goehring Preston’s mental health teams are struggling to cope as demand for their services increases after Christmas. Outpatients were told on Tuesday there would be no appointments for the next week […]

5 years ago
In pictures: NHS staff strike over poor pay

Health workers across the country held a four hour strike this morning (October 13). As with much of the rest of the country, the strikes in Preston took place between […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hospital parking battle to continue in Fulwood as new building planned

Royal Preston Hospital Plans to build a new operating theatre at Royal Preston Hospital go before the city’s planning committee today. Sharoe Green councillor Margaret McManus called for the hospital proposal to be […]

7 years ago
Preston men and women in bottom 10% of UK life expectancy

The Office for National Statistics have released the latest figures detailing UK life expectancy, and Preston fares badly in both male and female life expectancy. Using data from the Guardian […]

10 years ago
NHS: ‘GPs must do more’

Lancashire medical staff have cautiously welcomed the Government’s NHS reforms, which were set out in a white paper last Thursday. The Coalition Government plans to abolish the country’s 152 regional […]

10 years ago
Twitter views on the spending review #prestoncuts #csr

We asked you on twitter what your thoughts were on today’s spending review. Here’s the best of them. @djbentley liked – no new trident, £2bn extra for social care, pupil […]

11 years ago
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