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Myerscough College receives award at prestigious ceremony

A Preston college was honoured at the Educate Awards on Friday November 19. Myerscough College won the Most Inspirational 16-18 Education Provider category, fighting off stiff competition from other colleges […]

6 months ago
Preston poet teams up with national housebuilder to celebrate the north

Preston poet Sarah Chadwick has teamed up with a housebuilder to highlight the north of England through verse. Barratt Homes commissioned Sarah to write a poem titled Up North. It […]

7 months ago
Greener rail commuting headed to Preston and the North West

Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford The government have announced a £78m plan to electrify a section of the North West’s rail network, which will boost potential for green commuting across Preston and the North West. […]

9 months ago
Financial advice firm open new branch in Fulwood

The national financial advice firm Tenet&You has opened a new branch in Preston. The newly developed offices on Garstang Road, Fulwood, which opened on 19 July, will bolster the company’s […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Five months of road closures between Broughton and Whittingham to build new aqueduct

A £16.5m project to boost water supplies across the North West started on Tuesday, June 29. The scheme, set up by United Utilities, is set to connect four under-used reservoirs […]

10 months ago
Latest ice warning issued by Met Office for freezing start to Monday 25 January in Preston and Lancashire

Footprints in icy snow in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for ice across the North West and other areas of the country. The warning is in place from midnight tonight (00:00 […]

1 year ago
Preston retains place as best place to live and work in the North West

Preston Marina with city skyline behind Pic: Tony Worrall The Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index has named Preston the best city to live and work in the North West. Preston remains the highest performing city in the North […]

1 year ago
More snow and ice warnings issued for Preston and Lancashire this week

Snowy scene on the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A yellow weather warning is in force for first icy conditions and then snow during this week. The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for North West England. […]

1 year ago
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