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Hospital workers to protest over privatisation decisions

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 […]

7 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 […]

8 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 […]

9 years ago
Mob of mild mannered students protest at Preston UCLan

News today of events in Preston. A mob of mild mannered students were protesting outside University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) buildings in the city. The students were reportedly ‘walking around […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Public sector cuts hit the North hardest

Government cuts in the public sector are hitting parts of the North hardest, according to a new study by a research group. Centre for Cities said the North West, North […]

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
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 […]

12 years ago
Police aim to avoid EDL demo disruption

Police say they are working hard to ensure a planned demonstration by the English Defence League (EDL) later this month causes minimum disruption. The EDL demo in Preston city centre […]

12 years ago
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