Preston lecturer is the Queen of Russian Poetry

Dr Olga Tabachnikova A UCLan lecturer has been dubbed the “Queen of Russian Poetry” by an international writing festival. Dr Olga Tabachnikova received the Pushkin in Britain 2015 prize after winning a competition […]

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Woman who died after fall on Preston Bus service named

The woman was travelling on a double-decker service through Fulwood Pic: Ian Simpson An elderly woman who died in hospital after falling over while travelling on a bus in Preston has been named. Edna White, 85, was on a double decker bus service […]

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Former Post Office must be maintained if Preston City Council want a new use says heritage expert

P9060073 Lover of Preston heritage Aidan Turner-Bishop has called on Preston City Council to maintain the old Post Office better. The building is being marketed by the city council as a […]

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Preston Armed Forces Day concert to be headlined by Collabro

Collabro, who appeared on Britain's Got Talent, are the headline act A concert to raise money for injured armed servicemen and women is to take place in Preston. As part of Armed Forces Day the Tribute to Heroes night is to […]

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Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Penwortham Gala 2015

penworthamgala Penwortham Gala takes place across Saturday 13 June and Sunday 14 June. The procession makes its way through the town and there’s stalls and rides to be found. Performances from […]

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Teenagers arrested as police seek witnesses to Preston city centre fight

witnessescrop A CCTV picture of two men who may be witnesses following a fight in the centre of Preston on Saturday 6 June has been released by the police. Two teenage boys […]

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Cottam Hall retail centre approved as part of Brickworks site regeneration

A new artists impression showing the Cottam Hall retail park Cottam Hall Brickworks £80million regeneration appears to be on the move again as revamped plans were granted approval. Councillors approve the 15 acre plan for the Cottam Brickworks District Centre […]

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Exhibition of Milda Okunyte’s artwork to be held at The Big Mill in her memory

Milda Okunyte Pic: Elliott Bennett A showcase of the artwork of a Lithuanian student who died on the outskirts of Preston in March is to be held. Milda Okunyte was studying art at the University […]

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