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Literacy charity Read Easy Preston celebrates first birthday in Moor Park

A local literacy charity has celebrated its first birthday with 22 supporters and volunteers during an event in Moor Park. On Friday 11 March, Read Easy Preston attended Moor Park […]

2 months ago
Preston bookseller goes virtual with love of reading and walking

A bookseller from Preston has turned to YouTube to share his passion for walking and reading. Max Doughty aims to read his height in books every year, an impressive 6 […]

4 months ago
Ingol Library to host first LQBTQ+ storytime

Ingol Library sign Ingol Library is flying the rainbow flag by running its first LGBTQ+ storytime on Saturday 8 January, which is open to everyone across Preston. The session, which begins at 10:30am, […]

4 months ago
Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham pupils amongst judges at Lancashire book awards

Pupils from Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham have judged the 2021 Lancashire Book of the Year Awards. The participating schools were Our Lady’s RC High School in Fulwood, Leyland St. Mary’s […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s Deepdale Shopping Park hosts children’s ‘Booknic’ reading event

Preston’s Deepdale Shopping Park has played host to more than 290 schoolchildren at a ‘Booknic’ reading event. Children from across three Preston schools took part in the event, organised in partnership with […]

10 months ago
Home library service resumes across Preston

June Dearden People who have benefited from Lancashire County Council’s Home Library Service have said it is “marvellous” the service has resumed. The service is available to those across Preston and the […]

2 years ago
Preston author on BBC Radio 4

Jenn Ashworth will appear at the event A new short story by prize winning Preston novelist Jenn Ashworth ‘Five Thousand Lads a Year’ was broadcast on BBC Radio 4 today. Five Thousand Lads a Year is about […]

8 years ago
North End’s great escape disrupted by Reading

Reading beat Preston North End 2-1 leaving the Lilywhites deep in relegation trouble. The hosts took the lead after 20 minutes through a Jimmy Kebe header but PNE cancelled it […]

11 years ago
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