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Last chance to get tickets for Comic Con featuring stars of Harry Potter, Game of Thrones and more

Inside the Guild Hall for Comic Con Advance tickets to this year’s Preston Comic Con will come off sale at the end of the week. After midnight on Sunday July 19 visitors will have to brave the […]

4 months ago
Dedicated advisor Kelly Oates drives traineeships forward

Kelly Oates Feature Image Preston training provider PHX Training has appointed a dedicated traineeship advisor to help young people get into work. Kelly Oates is working locally in Preston to promote the benefits of […]

5 months ago
Blackout Film Project crew are extremely excited as filming now begins

Cameramen, John Corrin (left) and Phil McMillan (right), check-out some footage of the film with coordinating director, Alan Livesey Actual filming has now started for the Blackout Film Project and emotions among the whole crew are running very high indeed. After months of script writing and rewriting, actor casting and […]

5 months ago
Man claims he was ordered to destroy gorgeous £5,000 community garden

Garden 3 This is the man behind arguably the most beautiful garden in Preston. He has been ordered to destroy it. Jam Amani Rad spent £5,000 turning the communal gardens at his […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire County Council rejects fracking application

Anti-Fracking demonstrators from across the UK gather in Preston the headquarters of Lancashire County Council. Councillors are debating whether to give the go-ahead to two applications to Frack in the County by energy firm Caudrilla Lancashire County Council has rejected an application from Cuadrilla to frack at two sites in Lancashire. Applause broke out in the public benches that quickly echoed onto social media to […]

5 months ago
The Big Lunch on Ashton Park becomes a great success story

Feature Image Preston has just put on the biggest Big Lunch the city has ever seen.  In fact it was showcased amongst the top in the country. The community came together to […]

6 months ago
Outraged fans start petition to give Linda Moon a lifetime ban from PNE

Linda Moon with PNE striker Kevin Davies Outraged football fans have started an online petition to ban Linda Moon from Preston North End for life. Moon made national news when she apologised for lying about having terminal […]

6 months ago
The Bite Project: Changing perception of sharks all over the world

Shark Bite As this month marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Jaws we thought it only fitting to talk to a woman who has sustained a shark bite on her […]

6 months ago
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