A hotel on the outskirts of Preston has been saved from standing empty. Mercure, part of the Accor brand of hotels, is the new name for the Samlesbury Hotel. The […]2 years ago New road opening to cut BAE Samlesbury congestion
A view of the Samlesbury enterprise zone which the road will link up to Drivers near BAE Systems in Samlesbury may find rush hour is a little calmer with the […]2 years ago Royal Lancashire Show returns in July at Salesbury
The Red Devil Army team will perform One of the biggest family events of the summer returns to Salesbury Hall in July. The Royal Lancashire Show is a celebration of […]3 years ago Horror attraction Snuffhouse After Dark comes to the outskirts of Preston
A horror experience only previously experienced in the United States is coming to the UK – and will be on Preston’s doorstep. The team behind the Scare Kingdom theme park […]4 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Will Brockholes be allowed to open later for weddings and events?
A nature reserve on the outskirts of Preston is applying to extend its opening hours – for weddings, funerals and events. Brockholes at Samlesbury, just off the M6, says it […]5 years ago BAE Systems solar farm on old runway generating major energy
A new solar farm near Preston has been leading to lower energy consumption at one of the area’s biggest employers. BAE Systems says it has saved £300,000 in the last […]5 years ago Watch rising River Ribble water levels near Tickled Trout
Water levels on the River Ribble continue to rise steadily as Storm Desmond continues to lash Preston and Lancashire. A flood warning is in place for the Ribble at Samlesbury […]5 years ago Fire crews put out blaze at Tickled Trout Hotel
A Preston hotel was closed on Saturday afternoon after a fire in its restaurant. The Tickled Trout hotel at Samlesbury saw four fire crews arrive to tackle the fire. Around […]6 years ago Most Discussed