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LIVE: Transfer window deadline day

deepdale As the transfer windows draw to a close, follow all the moves, rumours and speculation live on Blog Preston with David Stubbings and Andy Halls. It’s been a relatively quiet […]

11 years ago
Fears for Preston’s libraries amid council cuts

Preston’s libraries could be under threat next week as the council finalises plans to cut staff. At a cabinet meeting earlier this month, Lancashire County Council unveiled plans to reduce […]

11 years ago
Ice-cream queen: Penwortham’s very own Kirsty Henshaw

kirsty henshaw with peter jones What were you doing a year ago? Probably something uneventful, unmemorable and just plain ordinary. But if you were to ask Kirsty Henshaw what she was doing, her answer may […]

11 years ago
Student Protests in Town Centre

Students and local people protested in Preston city centre today to urge Liberal Democrat ministers to vote against a rise in tuition fees. Around 100 students from UCLan, representatives of […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Withy Trees pub given ‘dream’ refurbishment

The Withy Trees pub has been given a fresh lease of life thanks to a new ownership and refurbishment. Situated on Lytham Road, Fulwood, the pub had been in a […]

11 years ago
Police cordon off Deepdale area as blaze rages on

A former warehouse has been evacuatedĀ and a 500 feet areaĀ cordonedĀ off after a four-storey building was engulfed by flames. The building, on Kent St, is home to the Iqra education centre […]

11 years ago
Harris Museum celebrates Prestonā€™s contribution to the war

The Harris Museum has been celebrating Prestonā€™s role in supplying refreshments to troops during the two World Wars. During the First and Second World War 15 million cups of tea […]

11 years ago
Extra police ensure peaceful protests take place

A huge police operation ensured that two demonstrations in Preston city centre took place without major incident. A protest by the English Defence League (EDL) and a counter-demonstration from Unite […]

11 years ago
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