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Preston artist Lubaina Himid to feature at Tate Modern exhibition

Lubaina Himid moved to Preston in the 1980s and has carved out her artistic career here An influential Preston artist will next week feature at a solo exhibition at the Tate Modern. The work of Lubaina Himid will be available to view from 25 November 2021 […]

9 months 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 […]

9 months ago
Preston boy celebrates ninth birthday with hair-cutting fundraiser

A nine-year-old Preston boy who cut his hair for charity has raised £800 for two worthy causes. Toby Parkinson had his long hair cut, the first since he was a […]

9 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital appeal reunites lost cuddly rabbit with baby

A baby who visited Royal Preston Hospital reunited with a lost cuddly rabbit thanks to a Twitter appeal. Oliver Weyer attended ward eight at the hospital, but unbeknownst to his […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston hair products land top accolades at prestigious beauty awards

A Preston-based hair product range has landed top accolades at The Pure Beauty Awards. FYC, based in Cotton Court, is a product range for mixed textured curls and has won […]

9 months ago
Cottam Post Office reopens in community centre following ‘devastating’ flood

The owners of Cottam Post Office have opened up about the difficulties their shop faced following a major flood. Reopening temporarily from today (Thursday 11 November), at Cottam Community Centre, […]

9 months ago
Leyland Trucks’ 125th-anniversary fundraiser secures £25,000 for cancer charities

A seven-week campaign led by Leyland Trucks has raised over £25,000 for local cancer charities. Helping Hand, a non-profit organisation run by a committee of Leyland Trucks and PACCAR Parts […]

10 months ago
Preston training centre lands contract to help Lancashire job seekers

A Preston training provider has secured a contract to provide qualifications for job seekers across the county. PHX Training has offices in Preston, Blackpool and Morecambe and has been selected […]

10 months ago
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