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Prestonian rower ‘really disappointed’ to not medal after placing fourth at Tokyo Olympics

A Preston rower has failed to achieve a medal during the double sculls rowing at the Tokyo Olympics today. A former rugby union player, Graeme Thomas and his rowing partner […]

2 months ago
Preston weightlifter loses out on medal after placing fifth at Tokyo Olympics

Preston weightlifter Sarah Davies has placed fifth in the 64kg category at the Tokyo Olympics. In the snatch, she lifted 100kg, but in the clean and jerk, her preferred method, […]

2 months ago
How you can try sports from archery to table tennis for free in Preston

Archery and table tennis are two of the sports clubs opening their doors Prestonian’s wanting to get involved with sport are being offered taster sessions in everything from basketball to table tennis. Following Team GB’s success in the Olympic Games in Rio the […]

5 years ago
Global Rainbow Lights Up Preston (Photos, Video)

Last week we covered the unveiling of the Global Rainbow, a colourful symbol of the upcoming Guild and Olympics. The rainbow is made up of seven parallel beams of powerful lasers […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Information on how to host a Guild, Diamond Jubilee or Olympics street party released

street party The streets of Preston are set to come alive with parties this year for the Guild, Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics. Information has been released by the council about how […]

10 years ago
South Ribble Tennis Centre to hold wheelchair tennis camp

Bookings are being taken for the Tennis Foundation’s wheelchair tennis development camp on 18 and 19 February  at South Ribble Tennis Centre. Run by LTA tennis coaches, the camps provide […]

10 years ago
No Olympic Torch for Preston

The Torch relay will not be passing through Preston when the Olympics come to the UK next year. Today the relay route has been revealed, and Blackpool is the only […]

10 years ago
Tragic Lewis died doing what he loved

The tragic death of rising cycling star Lewis Balyckyi is one of many young people who die on Lancashire’s roads each year. Lewis, just 18 when he died in January, was […]

11 years ago
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