BAE Systems recruiting for 341 new roles across Warton, Samlesbury and Preston

Two BAE Systems apprentices working in Samlesbury BAE Systems are looking to recruit up to 341 new apprentices and graduates in Lancashire during 2021. Their bases in Warton and Samlesbury have multiple opportunities for people wanting to […]

2 months ago
Mercure Preston deal saves the Samlesbury Hotel

Samlesbury Hotel will have a new owner and a new look 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 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 […]

3 years ago
Royal Lancashire Show returns in July at Salesbury

The Red Devil Army team will perform 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
Advertisement Advertisement Horror attraction Snuffhouse After Dark comes to the outskirts of Preston

A 'virtual' host guides you through the horror challenge 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 […]

5 years ago
Will Brockholes be allowed to open later for weddings and events?

The floating Visitor Village at Brockholes Pic: Sonia Bashir 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

The solar farm at the Samlesbury site 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

The Ribble is rising steadily near the Tickled Trout hotel Pic: Iain Moore 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
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