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Derby Lodge residents join fight to keep The Plungington Hotel open

Community protest to save The Plungington Hotel. Pic: Jess Hopwood Residents of Derby Lodge, amongst other nearby residents attended a peaceful protest on Saturday 15 May to keep The Plungington Hotel, Fulwood open. This comes after a campaign was launched […]

4 months ago
Vegan activists hold vigil outside Preston slaughterhouse

Vegan activist group from the vigil on Friday Vegan activists held a protest outside the Gafoor Slaughterhouse in Fletcher Road. The vigil was held on Friday by Lancashire Animal Save in an appeal to rise awareness on animals […]

2 years ago
First Extincton Rebellion Preston action will include a samba band and picnic

An Extinction Rebellion protest Pic: flickr.com/photos/8716204@N06/ CC BY 2.0 The first Extinction Rebellion Preston action is due to take place in the city. An international socio-political movement, Extinction Rebellion (XR) uses civil disobedience and nonviolent resistance to protest against […]

2 years ago
55th Division Club apologises for hosting No More Refugees protesters

The 55th Division Club have issued an apology for hosting protesters relating to the ‘No More Refugees’ demonstrations¬†today (October 10). The Church Street club hosted protesters linked to the group […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Anti-refugee protest and counter protest scheduled for Preston this weekend

EDL protest in Preston - (c) Michael Morrison A No More Refugees protest has been planned for Preston this weekend. Saturday will see pro-white groups gather with a number of speakers planned. The protest is organised by the […]

6 years ago
Hospital workers to protest over privatisation decisions

Royal Preston Hospital Workers at Preston and Chorley hospitals are set to engage in a public protest on Saturday April 25. Road closures will pave the way for the protest between 12pm and […]

6 years ago
In pictures: NHS staff strike over poor pay

Health workers across the country held a four hour strike this morning (October 13). As with much of the rest of the country, the strikes in Preston took place between […]

7 years ago
Protest outside city centre bank against investment in dirty energy

Local World Development Movement (WDM) activists yesterday protested outside a branch of HSBC on Fishergate hoping to make bankers come clean about their fossil fuel finance. The protest was part […]

8 years ago
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