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‘Courageous’ and ‘inspiring’ youngster Abigail is Preston’s Switch On Star

Abigail McKenzie Brave youngster Abigail McKenzie has been chosen as the winner of Preston’s Switch On Star competition. Together with the organisers of the Christmas Lights Switch On, Preston BID, we selected […]

3 weeks ago
Preston gym strength coach raises £5,779 for Rosemere in memory of beloved family friend

A bake sale at Preston’s Roccia showroom, has helped gym strength coach Tom Hulme raise £5,779 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation in memory of a family friend. Lancashire Constabulary’s Inspector Bilal […]

1 month ago
Reports of one woman being injected and two more being spiked in Preston over weekend

Martini Pic: StockSnap from Pixabay Detectives are investigating reports that a woman was injected with an unknown substance in Preston over the weekend. Police were called at 4.45pm yesterday (Sunday 24 October) after a woman […]

1 month ago
Review: It’s a golden medal for this dog friendly dining pub in Longton

The Golden Ball of Longton burger The next restaurant to be reviewed in Blog Preston’s series of dog-friendly establishments is The Golden Ball in Longton. I took my Chihuahua Archie, my mother Yvonne and my father […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s coronavirus infection rate sees week-on-week increase as vaccination rollout sees double milestone

Sunshine and shadows in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has begun to rise again in the latest week-on-week comparisons as the vaccination rollout hit a new milestone. New coronavirus cases for Tuesday (27 April) showed […]

7 months ago
There are empty shops across Preston’s high streets and side streets but city can bounceback as lockdown eases

Empty stores on Preston high street. Pic: Lee Sutton Due to current coronavirus restrictions many high street shops have been left empty. Current lockdown restrictions mean that only essential shops can be open. This loss of trading has meant […]

9 months ago
Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus cases as Saturday will mark two weeks since new restrictions

The city's coronaviorus testing centre in Vernon Street Pic: Tony Worrall As Preston prepares to mark two weeks under tier-three restrictions the city’s infection rate is still continuing to rise week-on-week. Latest figures from the Press Association with analysis of Public […]

1 year ago
Beer list confirmed for The Continental Beer Festival 19

Sunshine at the Conti Beer Festival in 2017 Preston’s biggest beer festival makes its return after a two year hiatus from Thursday (18 July). The Continental has confirmed its beer and live music line up for the four-day […]

2 years ago
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