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Freshfield expands digital team

Freshfield 12 Winckley Square Marketing communications consultancy Freshfield has strengthened its digital team with the appointment of Jason Rawsterne. Jason, who has over 15 years’ experience of digital development and advising companies on technical […]

3 months ago
UKIP Lancashire Vice Chairman calls for re-think of e-cigarette use in hospitals

Royal Preston Hospital UKIP’s Vice Chairman for Lancashire has called on hospital bosses to rethink their attitude towards e-cigarettes, describing it as “bullying of citizens”. The smoking of e-cigarettes, or vaping, is currently […]

3 months ago
Lancashire locals urged to attend adoption event

Lancashire County Council offices An information event is to be held  offering advice and guidance for anyone wishing to adopt. Anyone thinking about adopting is invited to attend County Hall on Fishergate Hill on […]

3 months ago
Cancer patient’s toughest challenge yet as he continues to fundraise

Ben Ashworth with his Berlin Marathon medal Ben Ashworth is embarking on his toughest ever fitness challenge, which is a bold statement considering he has ran a marathon length run each month, for the past 17 months.  […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Expansions in store for quirky homeware and gift boutique

IMG_0882 Homeware and gift boutique How The Other Half Live has grown since opening almost a year ago with more new additions just around the corner. The Preston store sells homemade […]

3 months ago
Business Hangout returns to Winckley Square

Hangout lines draped between the trees will return allowing businesses to feature their materail Businesses across Lancashire are invited to ‘hangout’ as part of a networking event to be held in Preston City Centre. Preston Business Improvement District are behind the event which returns to […]

3 months ago
Six reasons why Preston is a great place to be a student

Views around Preston This week saw another batch of A-Level students celebrate (or run away from!) their highly anticipated results, which in turn will welcome a new set of fresh-faced undergraduates to our […]

3 months ago
UCLan Freshers returns with new partnership

53 Degrees is made up of two venues, one holding 1,500 people and the other 400 UCLan’s Freshers fortnight returns this September with new events, and a new partnership. UCLan’s Student Union and Future UNI’s Preston Freshers Wristband have teamed up to bring a total of […]

4 months ago
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