Preston City Games golf tournament rounds off multi-sports business competition

The winning golf team show off their trophies at Ashton and Lea Golf Club. Pic credit: Preston City Games. Teams of businesses and charities competed in the Preston City Games golf tournament at Ashton and Lea Golf Club on Friday, 5 July. Preston City Games is a sporting festival […]

3 days ago
Guided walk to explore local history along Lancaster Canal as waterways face funding cuts

Ribble Link Pic: Tony Worrall A guided walk is set to explore local history along the Lancaster Canal. The walk will be led by Nigel Hardacre, a volunteer with the Inland Waterways Association (IWA) Lancashire […]

2 weeks ago
World’s first black professional footballer remembered as part of Preston Windrush Festival

Arthur Wharton c1896 The first black professional footballer in the world is being commemorated as part of Preston’s Windrush Festival. Arthur Wharton – who played for Preston North End’s Invincibles from 1886-1888 – […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Pedals running free cycling events through June and July

PRESTON PEDALS MAINTENANCE SESSION Preston Pedals, a group set up to encourage people in Preston to get on their bikes for everyday journeys and save bikes from landfill, have a packed schedule of free […]

1 month ago
Santos and family came from Cameroon with nothing and now football in Preston has given them hope and safety

Kedrin, nine, has made friends and settled thanks to the Sir Tom Finney Soccer Club Pic: Santos Chrysantus There are currently over 360,000 asylum seekers and refugees in the UK, but what is life like once they have finally obtained permission to stay in this country? We met […]

7 months ago
Free wellbeing and hockey festival coming to Kirkham

UCLan and TeamREB hockey team A free wellbeing festival and hockey tournament is coming to Kirkham. Organised by local Rebecca Worthington, the event will take place on Sunday 3 September at Fylde Hockey Club. Rebecca […]

11 months ago
Sam Pegram’s legacy football tournament returns to Penwortham

A football tournament in memory of a Penwortham aid worker who died in a plane crash in Ethophia is returning for a second year. Sam Pegram’s family and friends are […]

12 months ago
Preston City Games returned at UCLan for first time in 10 years

A group of people on a platform being awarded a trophy and cheering UCLan Sports Arena hosted the first Preston City Games since 2012 on Friday 30 June that saw teams of businesses compete in football, rounders and netball, followed by Golf at Ashton […]

12 months ago
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