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Six Preston parks retain their Green Flag awards

Ashton Park may see new flowers blooming Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council has today announced that six local parks have won Green Flag Awards. Green Flag included Ashton Park, Avenham and Miller Parks, Fishwick Bottoms, Haslam Park, Moor Park […]

9 months ago
Preston therapy dog Jasper visits House of Lords to receive honour

Preston therapy dog Jasper the cockapoo has received an International Fund for Animal Welfare award. Jasper, 6, and owner David Anderson visited the House of Lords on Tuesday 12 October, […]

9 months ago
Family of dad recovering in Royal Preston Hospital thank man for saving his life on the train

The family of a man who suffered a cardiac event on a train in Preston have thanked the man who used CPR to save his life. In a Facebook post, […]

9 months ago
‘Heroic’ Ingol boy praised after helping unconscious man on Tag Lane

A 12-year-old Ingol boy has received praise after coming to the aid of an unconscious man on Tag Lane. Ben Hillidge, who plays for Fulwood Amateurs Under 13s football club, […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston woman receives ‘overwhelming response’ after competing on ITV’s Beat the Chasers

A Prestonian last weekend appeared on ITV’s Beat the Chasers to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Forensic psychology lecturer Samantha Walkden applied for the show to commemorate her Grandma […]

9 months ago
Three Preston organisations amongst winners at Radio Lancashire’s Make a Difference Awards

Three Preston organisations have won awards at BBC Radio Lancashire’s Make a Difference Awards. JJeffect won the Education Award, Let’s Grow Preston won the Community Project of the Year Award, and […]

10 months ago
Gavin Renshaw’s first Paint Preston mural spotted on Boltons Court

The first Paint Preston mural has appeared on the side of T. Snape Printers and Co on Boltons Court. Created by artist Gavin Renshaw as part of a new street […]

10 months ago
Preston soldier who completed 48-hour march nominated for award

James Kirby Soldier James Kirby has been nominated for an award after raising money for BLESMA. He completed a 48-hour march in memory of his mum who died from coronavirus. James marched […]

11 months ago
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