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Preston police promote Alcohol Awareness Week

Alcohol-Awareness-Week-logo Preston Police’s Licensing Team have been promoting positive drinking messages this week as part of Alcohol Awareness Week to raise awareness of the harms associated with binge drinking. The week […]

3 years ago
Cyclists take to the Guild Wheel in fancy dress to raise funds for SPACE Centre

super cyclist Twenty cyclists donned various fancy dress outfits to raise thousands of pounds for charity over the weekend. Led by Louise Taylor, the group raised £2,000 for the under-threat disability centre […]

3 years ago
SPACE fundraiser night at The Variety: get your tickets now!

space centre Save our Space campaign night 1 December 2012. As well as a charity bike ride where Louise Taylor and friends will be cycling the Guild Wheel in fancy dress on […]

3 years ago
Public Debate: Do we care about our Mental Health and the Mental Health of others?

asylum Public Debate in Preston: Do we care about our Mental Health and the Mental Health of others? A free event with Speakers from Asylum Magazine. Let’s help each other and […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement “Mr Charles, I will not let another person like you devastate another family like mine”: Haunting letter from widow Jane Sherriff to her husband’s killer

jane and phillip sherriff “You took an amazing man away from us so brutally and no one will forget that” – these are the opening words of a letter from the widow of a […]

3 years ago
First Police and Crime Commissioner elections to take place on 15 November 2012. Have you registered to vote?

imagesCAYL8QW4 Lancashire votes for its first Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC). The PCC will replace Lancashire Police Authority (LPA) following the election on November 15. LPA Chief Executive, Miranda Carruthers-Watt, said: […]

3 years ago
Preston by Night: the Purple Party Photos

Stilt Walkers - purple party - Tony Worrall (6) In an effort to attract more people into the city centre this week Preston celebrated the ‘Purple Party’. Restaurants, clubs, show-venues, and pubs offered, and will continue to offer great […]

3 years ago
Bottle Stop: 6 months since Philip Sherriff died at Jessie J gig

jane-sherriff-philip-sherriff Jane Sherriff, the Widow of the father-of-two from Preston who was stabbed in neck with broken bottle at Jessie J party gives a heart felt statement on her Bottle-Stop Facebook […]

3 years ago
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