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Coronavirus testing site being set up at Preston’s College

A marquee has been erected as part of the testing facility Pic: Andy Speariett A coronavirus testing site is being set up in the grounds of Preston’s College. Tents were being erected in the car park on Wednesday as the centre started to take […]

5 months ago
Meet Preston’s very own Mary Poppins

Meet Chloe Fidler – Preston’s very own Mary Poppins! Chloe, 22, has fought off international competition to win a place at the prestigious Norland College in Bath. From a young […]

1 year ago
Ex-offender Alex tells the House of Lords how he turned his life around

An ex-offender who overcame his drug addiction and turned his life around has told his story in Parliament. Alex Fishwick was told by doctors he would die if he didn’t […]

1 year ago
Fulwood to be start and end point for West Coast Classic cycle race

Expect to see plenty of cyclists out on the city's roads for this Pic: wiggiejo Hundreds of cyclists are expected to pedal into Preston during mid-July. The West Coast Classic takes place on Sunday 14 July. An estimated 750 riders will take place in three […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement College students help repaint classroom at Preston disabled school

Repainting the walls inside the Acorns Three schools across Preston and Chorley have been given a spruce up thanks to students at a city college. Painting and decorating learners from Preston’s College have been learning on […]

2 years ago
Preston’s College standards rise in latest Ofsted inspection

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood Level 3 Gifted and Scholarship learners at Preston’s College Preston’s College is back on track after being rated ‘Good’ by education watchdog Ofsted. In 2016 the Fulwood-based College was rated as […]

2 years ago
Gluten free food festival to be held in Preston

Gluten free bread Gluten free bread A food fair with a difference is being held at a college in Preston. Organised by Coeliac UK more than 30 stalls are being assembled in the […]

2 years ago
College students land KFC jobs thanks to new job centre

L-R Muddassir Shah employability support coordinator, Phil Burt restaurant manager at KFC Portway, Pauline Hughes, Tracey Jones hospitality assessor, new recruit Siobhan Palmer and Gary Mather L-R Muddassir Shah employability support coordinator, Phil Burt restaurant manager at KFC Portway, Pauline Hughes, Tracey Jones hospitality assessor, new recruit Siobhan Palmer and Gary Mather A number of college […]

3 years ago
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