Remembrance Sunday 2015: Preston falls silent to remember the fallen

Marching along the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews Preston fell silent at 11am on Sunday to remember those in the armed forces who have died to protect our city. Remembrance Sunday saw the annual parade from the Covered […]

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A59 Tartleton Bank Hall Bridge lane closures to fix crash damage

The A59 bridge has often been subjected to repairs Roadworks on a key bridge carrying commuter traffic to Preston have begun. The A59 near Tarleton will see one lane closed on the Tarleton Bank Hall Bridge. Another crash on […]

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Preston Santa Dash confirmed for St Catherine’s Hospice

Doctors and nurses at St Catherine's get ready for santa run Red suits and white beards will take over the grounds of a Preston hospice once more this December. The annual Santa Dash in aid of St Catherine’s Hospice is to […]

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Watch stunning firework display over Preston Docks

View of the fireworks over Preston Docks Fireworks blazed over Preston Docklands on Bonfire Night. It was a double celebration as Community Gateway Association celebrated their move to new offices and put on a show at the […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Elderly woman left frightened after two men attempt burglary in Lostock Hall home

Police say Brownedge Road is a busy road and appeal for witnesses Pic: Google An elderly woman has been left shaken after two men entered her home in Lostock Hall. Preston Police have launched an appeal to trace two men after the attempted burglary […]

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In pictures: Preston Hindu community parade through city to celebrate temple reopening

hinduparade8 A weekend-long celebration by Preston’s Hindu community began with a parade through the city centre. Preston Mandir Mahotsav temple is being brought back into use after a major fundraising campaign. […]

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Preston Passion to return to the city in 2016

preston passion The Passion is set to return to Preston once more in Easter 2016. In 2012 the city was host to the BBC’s live broadcast of the Passion Play. Now volunters […]

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Boarded up shops in Church Street to be demolished by Preston City Council

Buildings on corner of Church Street and Grimshaw Street could be torn down Pic: Google A boarded up building in Church Street is due to be demolished under new council plans. Preston City Council, who own the land, say the final shop has left the […]

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