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Peter Jackson the Jeweller celebrates 40 years in Preston

Guests celebrating Peter Jackson's 40th anniversary Peter Jackson the Jeweller is celebrating 40 years of trading in Preston. The family business kicked off a year of ruby anniversary celebrations by inviting 40 special guests to a […]

12 months ago
Preston City Council gardener creates final Remembrance display

A 15-year Preston City Council gardener who served in the Falklands War has created his final Remembrance display in St George’s Shopping Centre. Brian McNeil, 65, started working in the […]

1 year ago
Preston in the pivotal 1960s, colour postcards

John “Jack” Shaw in 1970 Pic: Preston Digital Archive Postcards first became popular in the Edwardian era and continued on into the 1960s, when skirts were short and wages high. Much new building occurred in Preston in the 1960s, […]

1 year ago
Titan the Robot returning to St George’s Shopping Centre

The robot stands at eight-foot-tall Pic: Paul Melling On Saturday 30th July Titan the Robot will be at St George’s Shopping Centre in Preston. Titan is a favourite with people of all ages, and he was created by […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Woman who preyed on elderly victims in Ribbleton robberies jailed for seven years

Natalie Hough A woman has been jailed for more than seven years after robbing elderly residents in Ribbleton. Natasha Hough, 33, of no fixed address, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court on […]

2 years ago
Preston grotto and gift wrapping service raise over £7,000 for sight loss charity

Whilst Christmas shopping, families from Preston raised over £7,000 for blind and partially sighted people. Galloway’s, a charity that supports people with sight loss, were overwhelmed by the response from […]

2 years ago
Galloway’s Santa’s Grotto returning to St George’s Shopping Centre

Seasonal magic is set to return to St George’s Shopping Centre this year as Galloway’s are providing their annual festive grotto. Visitors will be able to meet Santa in exchange […]

2 years ago
St George’s Shopping Centre saved as new owner promises ‘significant investment’

Lune Street entrance to St George's Shopping Centre is seeing major work Pic: Blog Preston A huge shopping centre in Preston has been acquired out of administration. The new owner has promised ‘significant investment’ into the Fishergate site. The city’s St George’s Shopping Centre has […]

2 years ago
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