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Three friends have managed to complete a month-long, crack of dawn charity challenge that has taken them the length and breadth of Preston. At around 6.30am every day in March, […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
Counselling and sexual health students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have been exploring the power of emotions with It’s a Sin actor Omari Douglas. The actor, who plays […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
New bar and social space Market Street Social is due to open Friday 16 April just off Friargate. Owned by the same people as Plau bar, there will be a […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
The free symptomless coronavirus testing that is on offer for workers in Preston is being moved from the Harris to the Guild Hall from Friday (9 April). The move is […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has dropped away considerably and is now well below 100 cases per 100,000 people. Latest cases for Tuesday (6 April) show the city recorded six new […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
The Continental and The Ferret have received a grant of £87,000 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund. The grant – which follows the nearly £400,000 awarded in October – […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
A fire involving barrels of engine oil has been dealt with in Goosnargh. The fire had spread to a small single storey shelter in Nook Lane. Four fire engines from […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
A former GB Para discus thrower and shot putter from Penwortham has launched a disability awareness programme for schools and youth providers in Lancashire. Claire Buckle shares her experiences of having […] Preston News – Blog Preston …
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- Libraries in Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire to welcome visitors againby Abigail Donoghue on April 11, 2021 at 4:35 pm
Lancashire libraries will be open for browsing again from Monday 12 April as coronavirus restrictions begin to be eased. Visitors can browse, borrow, photocopy and use computers without an appointment,
- Latest Preston planning applications for March 25 to April 1by Abigail Donoghue on April 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between March 25 to April 1. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Alterations to front and
- ‘Longridge Loop’ five-mile track planned for Ribble Valley walkersby Hannah Bridgeman on April 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Longridge Town Council plans have detailed a new accessible five-mile route around the town for cyclists and walkers. Although still in the early planning stages, the Longridge Loop has potential
- The Harris set to welcome visitors back after four month closureby Kate Rosindale on April 11, 2021 at 11:20 am
The Harris will welcome visitors back to its ground floor spaces and public services on Monday 12 April. The city centre museum, gallery and library – which has been closed
- Apartment plans tabled for empty Fishergate buildingby Hannah Bridgeman on April 11, 2021 at 7:00 am
A planning application to convert an empty Fishergate shop and building into apartments has been submitted. The development will take place at 93 Fishergate and the proposal it states the
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- Lancashire panto star Ted Robbins says sorry for on-stage commentson January 10, 2012 at 8:00 pm
COMEDIAN Ted Robbins has apologised amid claims he upset a child with learning difficulties on stage during panto.
- New Lancashire waste plants fail to meet recycling demandson December 7, 2011 at 4:59 pm
WASTE plants dealing with Lancashire’s rubbish are being penalised after failing to meet recycling targets – just four years into a £2billion deal.
- Preston woman who fell from Blackburn car park is namedon December 7, 2011 at 11:29 am
A MOTHER who jumped off the top of a multi-storey car park after losing custody of her daughter has been named at the opening of an inquets into her death.
- Preston woman who fell from Blackburn car park had lost custody battleon December 3, 2011 at 1:00 pm
THE woman who plunged 90ft to her death at the Mall in Blackburn had lost a custody battle for her daughter just hours before, it has emerged.
- Preston woman dies after 90ft fall from Blackburn Mall car parkon December 1, 2011 at 10:20 pm
UPDATE: A woman plunged 90ft to her death in Blackburn town centre this afternoon.