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Preston Grasshoppers to host beer festival

Hopfest, Preston Grasshoppers beer festival to be held this July Preston Grasshoppers are set to host a beer festival over a weekend in early July. The local sports club will host the event across the weekend of July 3-5 and […]

4 months ago
Play-Off Final ticket update ahead of Preston North End vs Swindon Town

Wembley by Martin Pettitt Tickets are still available to catch Preston North End at Wembley this Sunday. 1,200 tickets were put on sale from the ticket office at Deepdale due to a number of […]

5 months ago
Two Preston primary school students ran a Mini Marathon for charity

Tia Patel and James Wilkinson with their medals after completing a Mini Marathon   Two Highfield Priory Primary School students completed a 2K run for the Ronald McDonald House Charity in Manchester. Six-year-old Tia Patel and eight-year-old James Wilkinson completed the Morrisons’ Mini Great Manchester Run at […]

5 months ago
Time is running out to enter Preston’s Race for Life

Women taking part in the Race for Life in 2011 i in Preston   It’s your last chance to enter this year’s Race for Life in Preston as applications close in just under two weeks. Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, in partnership […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ricky Hatton comes to Waterstones in Preston

Ricky 'The Hitman' Hatton will be in Preston next week for an exclusive meet and greet and book signing. Ricky ‘The Hitman’ Hatton is coming to Waterstones in Preston for a meet and greet and book signing next week. Professional boxer Ricky Hatton announced his final retirement in November […]

5 months ago
Chesterfield FC’s Ian Evatt gives statement to police following alleged assault during pitch invasion

ian evatt 2 Chesterfield FC have confirmed that Ian Evatt has given a statement to the police over an alleged assault by PNE fans. A pitch invasion followed Preston’s 3-0 win over Chesterfield […]

5 months ago
Wembley beckons: Reaction from PNEFC fans as Lilywhites reach play-off final

Photo by Elliot Hutchinson-Cox (@sourenvy) Preston North End fans responded with glee after their team reached the League One play-off final. A 3-0 home win at Deepdale today confirmed their spot following a 1-0 win […]

5 months ago
Formula UCLan to enter international motorsport competition

Formula UCLan's 2014 competition entry Around 30 UCLan students are looking to enter a prestigious motorsport competition for universities, with a car they have designed and manufactured themselves. Formula UCLan consists of around 30 final […]

5 months ago
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