New Covid rules from 21 June to 19 July and latest Preston and Lancashire Delta variant guidance

Boris Johnson during a press conference on Saturday (19 December) Pic: No10DowningStreet Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that coronavirus restrictions would not changed like planned on 21 June, instead they would be extended until 19 July. However, there are a few exceptions […]

5 days ago
Preston choirmaster says ‘rule of six’ frustration remains for city choirs

ShowChoir NorthWest, a group of amateur choirs of 70 members who regularly perform in Lancashire. Pic: Joe Martin Coronavirus restrictions regarding choirs singing indoors were changed Tuesday 18 May (a day after other restrictions eased) leaving choirs restricted to six people indoors. Despite other restrictions allowing larger groups […]

3 weeks ago
Prestonians encouraged to remain vigilant as restrictions begin to ease across the city and county

An outdoor pint and food is allowed again from 12 April Pic: Tony Worrall Residents are being urged to remain vigilant by senior figures at the forefront of Lancashire’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Excitement is in the air as locals are able to […]

2 months ago
Latest area by area Covid cases for Preston and South Ribble show three places with nearly zero cases

Latest Covid figures stats map. Most areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a drop in Covid cases. Areas such as Bamber Bridge East, Ingol and Longton and Walmer Bridge have recorded less than […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and Lancashire will remain in tier-3 restrictions

Preston's skyline Pic: Mick Gardner It has been announced that Lancashire will be staying in the tier-3 restrictions. This is after a rise in coronavirus cases across many places in Lancashire. The seven-day average per […]

6 months ago
Preston City Council receives £366,000 grant to help those impacted by coronavirus

Preston City Council town hall. Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is to receive £366,176.76 as a general support package to help the city through the coronavirus pandemic. The money is aimed to help those in the city struggling to […]

8 months ago
Penwortham’s Black Bull Inn set to close ‘for several months’

The Black Bull in Penwortham Landlords of the The Black Bull Inn, Penwortham say they may closing until February 2021 or until there is a coronavirus vaccine. The pub’s management team posted on Facebook they […]

8 months ago
Preston’s new tougher coronavirus restrictions now in force as face mask fines to rise

Facecovering. Pic: Roksana96. Pixabay From today (Tuesday 22 September) new coronavirus measures have come into place in Preston. The city, as well as all of Lancashire with the exception of Blackpool, has enhanced Covid-19 […]

9 months ago
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