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St Catherine’s Hospice secures research partnership with top Lancashire academics

A local charity has united with leading county academics to create an in-house research subcommittee. Lostock Hall’s St Catherine’s Hospice seeks to become a research-leading hospice, with innovative work steered […]

3 months ago
Preston based pensions group members associate ‘time’ and ‘freedom’ with retirement

A survey conducted by a Preston based pensions company has found their members associate ‘time’ and ‘freedom’ with retirement. Local Pensions Partnership (LPP) had over 12,000 people respond to their […]

6 months ago
Preston school cycling survey launched by UCLan researchers

A still from a Ribble Cycles TV advert Pic: Ribble Cycles TV UCLan researchers are seeking children and young people from Preston to take part in a study exploring the safety of cycling to school. The researchers said cycling has many health and […]

11 months ago
Explore the 150-year history of Preston’s Whittingham Asylum thanks to two year project

The launch of Whittingham Lives new website is the legacy of a two-year arts and heritage project that explored the 150-year history of Whittingham Asylum in Preston. The project researched and critically […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston woman walking to Blackpool to raise money after mum died from Huntington’s disease

Hollie and her mum who died of Huntington's disease in 2018. Hollie Johnstone from Preston is walking 32 mile to Blackpool and back to raise money for Huntington’s disease. Hollie’s mother dies in 2018 of the disease aged 44 and Hollie […]

1 year ago
Art Project displayed at Preston’s bus and train stations

An art project has been displayed in various locations across Preston, which looks at the relationship between the history of transport in the city. Cherry Tenneson is showcasing part of […]

7 years ago
Preston’s Lancashire Archives, a wonderful resource of historic research

Inside the Archives on Bow Lane Have you ever wondered about an historic building or the old docks in Preston or even one of Preston’s great characters from the past? Then look no further than the […]

9 years ago
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