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North by North West Festival already planning return to Preston

Music fans inside the Minster The Sherlocks played a packed out Preston Minster From The Sherlocks rocking the Minster to Karen Harding headlining Blitz it was a day of live music across the city. North […]

3 years ago
Woman raped in Preston city centre side alley

Stoneygate, running down by the Minster, just one of the areas to be looked at Pic: Richard Swan Police have closed off Stoneygate while they carry out investigation work Police are appealing for witnesses after a report of a woman being raped in Preston city centre. Update: Police […]

3 years ago
Human remains found in Church Street are laid to rest at Preston Minster

The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Grave Detective The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Graveyard Detectives A body was laid to rest in Preston city centre after hundreds of years. […]

3 years ago
New Preston music festival to see The Sherlocks play the Minster

The Sherlocks will play Preston The Sherlocks will play Preston A new music festival across multiple venues in the city is launching in September. Powered by Peter Alexander at Blitz the North by North West […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Emotional farewell to former Preston council leader Peter Rankin at civic funeral

Peter Rankin's coffin is carried into the Minster Peter Rankin’s coffin is carried into the Minster Pic: Lancashire Post, Neil Cross The twice-former leader of Preston City Council has been laid to rest after a service at Preston […]

3 years ago
Preston’s annual Procession of Witness takes place

The Good Friday Procession of Witness took place in Preston, followed by an Ecumenical Service on the Flag Market. Hundred’s of Christian worshippers from city centre churches joined the traditional […]

3 years ago
Army gather at Preston Minster to remember the fallen

A formal dress cap and badge inside the Minster with the soldiers in the background during the service A formal dress cap and badge inside the Minster with the soldiers in the background during the service Pic: Sgt Jamie Peters RLC Preston Minster fell silent during Friday to mark […]

3 years ago
Tributes to be paid to Rose Kinsella

Rose Kinsella 1934-2017 Rose Kinsella 1934-2017 A former Mayor of Preston has died aged 82. Rose Kinsella, who was a councillor for the St Matthews ward for more than a decade, passed away […]

4 years ago
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