In Pictures: St Catherine’s Santa and Reindeer Dash 2014

Santa Dash 1 It was that time of year again when young and old put on their Santa and reindeer outfits and set off to run for the St Catherine’s charity event. Despite the […]

7 months ago
In pictures: Preston’s Christmas Lights sparkle even on a rainy night

1PJM3318 This year’s Preston Christmas Lights are the biggest stretch they’ve ever been going down Friargate, Fishergate, part of Church Street and onto the Flag Market. Our photographer Paul Melling felt […]

7 months ago
Preston artist Sally Dyer wins Sky Arts competition heat

Sally Dyker drawing live on the Sky Arts show A Preston artist has drawn her way into the finals of a national arts competition. Sally Dyer featured in the Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year and won her […]

7 months ago
Police appeal to trace Christopher Holding who has breached prison licence

Christopher Holding Police are continuing to hunt a man thought to be in the Preston area wanted on prison recall. Christopher Holding, 26, was jailed for 45 months in December 2012 for […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ashton resident appeals for help to make sure Christmas card makes it to right address

Return to sender? Someone got the wrong address... An Ashton resident is appealing for help to trace the owner of a Christmas card. Tabitha Boydell got the card through to her address with the name Miss J Storey […]

7 months ago
Fishergate roadworks: Next stage of plan to be shown to public

Westerly view of the completed new look Fishergate with it's 'shared space' highway A step towards easing traffic congestion on Fishergate is due to go on display in the city centre. Lancashire County Council highways chiefs are proposing to extend the new layout […]

7 months ago
Watch: Hyperlapse shows Preston’s Christmas Lights down Fishergate

An artists impression showing the Christmas lights down Fishergate We braved the traffic one evening to take a walk down Fishergate to see the Christmas Lights, using hyperlapse technology. If you’re on our app click here to watch. It […]

7 months ago
Victorian gin palace opens in former Victorian Church Street premises

P1000450 Hogarths, the latest hostelry to appear in Preston which opened 5 December, is quaintly described as a “Victorian Style Gin Palace”. The premises of the former Academy in Church Street has been […]

7 months ago
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