Imagine a newspaper that can connect to the internet, and lets readers listen to audio, vote on issues of the day and access social media. Interactive Newsprint – a research project based at UCLan – is currently making a paper-platform that does just that… Over the last 18 months, we’ve worked with various Preston groups to develop a range of different prototypes, and now we’re [...]215 days ago by John Mills Share
Blog Preston and The Ark Preston team up to offer advertising deal + Win free advertising on Preston sites
Two of Preston’s top websites are teaming up to offer advertisers great reach into the city’s young and upwardly mobile population. Blog Preston and The Ark Preston are launching a joint advertising package allowing advertisers to reach over 12,000 visitors a month – all hungry for the latest news, music features and events in the city. To celebrate the launch of this new deal we’re [...]421 days ago by Ed Walker Share
Blog Preston is helping to fund a Guild exhibition which shows just how much the city has changed over the last century. The ‘Preston Now and Then’ collection has been put together by local photographer Bernie Blackburn and Blog Preston is pleased to announce it will be supporting the exhibition by becoming the projects latest official sponsor. Bernie has been reshooting Preston scenes from years-gone-by [...]456 days ago by admin Share
Do you want to help play a part in one of the UK’s leading local community news websites? If so, we’re looking for a co-editor to join our team. Blog Preston was established in 2009 and has been serving the community of the city of Preston ever since, providing local news, features, information and views. It also won the award for the UK’s best hyperlocal [...]491 days ago by Ed Walker Share
Blog Preston is fast approaching its third birthday, but before we blow out the candles on the cake we’ve got a Christmas to get through. We’d like to take a moment to thank you all for reading in 2011 in what has been an incredible year for Blog Preston. Since starting in 2009 we had no idea on the journey we’d take, and we would [...]515 days ago by Ed Walker Share
Blog Preston will be live from the Guild Hall from start to finish to bring you the very latest news and results from the local elections and referendum.
We were the first news outlet to report the fact that Mark Hendrick had been re-elected in last year’s general election, and we hope to be first again.746 days ago by Andy Halls Share