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Preston-born woman speaks of shock at Christchurch quake

A Preston-born woman living in New Zealand has spoken of her shock at the devastating earthquake which hit the country’s second-largest city, Christchurch, yesterday. The earthquake struck just before one in […]

11 years ago
Preston people being scammed ‘left, right and centre’

Preston gets more scam mail than any other region in Lancashire, according to the county council – but a month-long campaign aims to stop people falling prey to cons that […]

11 years ago
LIVE: Nottingham Forest vs PNE

PNE will be up for a battle going into a crunch away game against second-placed Nottingham Forest. The Lilywhites will be encouraged by their performance against league leaders QPR at the weekend, which saw them pick up a point, against the odds.

11 years ago
Cuts ‘cyclone’ could blow university away

Preston’s future as a university city is at risk as funding cuts have put the University of Central Lancashire in danger of closure, its chief Malcolm McVicar has warned. In […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement LIVE: PNE vs Queens Park Rangers

Preston head into this weekend’s game against league leaders Queens Park Rangers with time running out to avoid the drop. Phil Brown’s men come up against the high flying Londoners […]

11 years ago
Protestors lobby Council before key budget meet

Angry campaigners gathered outside county hall to protest against cuts which they argue will devastate public services. Waving banners saying ‘protect the frontline’ more than 100 people made their voices […]

11 years ago
New Victoria cinema campaign appeals for donations to buy nightclub

The future of Preston’s New Victoria cinema is looking brighter after the site went up for sale. The former picture palace has been closed since 1992 but action group, The […]

11 years ago
Thai boxing club looking for knockout blow

Preston Thai Boxing Club is hoping its exciting brand of martial arts will grow more and more popular in the city. Muay Thai or Thai boxing is the national sport […]

11 years ago
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