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Walmer Bridge Beer and Banger Festival returns thanks to Galloways

Sight loss charity Galloway’s is bringing the community back together by hosting its first ever family-friendly beer festival this August. Galloway’s will be taking over the popular Walmer Bridge Beer […]

2 months ago
Lostock Hall Carnival and City of Preston running events to go ahead with reduced numbers

The popular Lostock Hall Carnival and City of Preston running events will go ahead with reduced entry numbers. Organisers have cancelled the carnival due to Covid-19 restrictions. The 5k race, […]

3 months ago
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 […]

1 year 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 […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

4 years ago
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 […]

4 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 […]

5 years ago
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