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Masks, sanitiser and a staggered start – the 2020 City of Preston Road Race

Social distancing measures were in place at this year's City of Preston Road Race Pic: Steven Taylor The City of Preston Road Race went ahead on Sunday 9 August, with Rosemere Cancer Foundation as the charity partner. There were 150 participants in the race. Some completed the […]

4 months ago
A59 near Longton closed after vehicle collides with bridge

Chapel Park Road A section of the A59 near Longton has been closed after a vehicle collided with a bridge. A statement from Preston Police said: “We are currently dealing with a road […]

9 months ago
Rosemere offering free places for the City of Preston Road Race

Jack Gray is signed up for the Preston 10-miler Runners are being offered a free place for a 10-mile or five-mile race in the city. Rosemere Cancer Foundation is the official charity partner of the City of Preston Road […]

1 year ago
Homes evacuated in Walmer Bridge due to gas leak

Police are continuing to maintain a cordon in Liverpool Road Pic: Paul Swarbrick Police cordon in Liverpool Road Pic: Paul Swarbrick A trailer coming loose from a van in Walmer Bridge closed a road outside Preston and triggered a gas leak. More than 40 […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Road Races mark 15 years since we became a city

The City of Preston Road Races returned on Sunday 13 August to celebrate 15 years since Preston became a city. The 5 and 10 mile races took place on the scenic […]

3 years ago
Preston Road Races to celebrate 15 years since we became a city

To celebrate 15 years since Preston became a city, two road races are being held in 2017 in Walmer Bridge. Both 5 and 10 mile races will be taking place […]

4 years ago
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