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22 wet and windy pictures from The Big Pedal

Councillor Peter Kelly A number of cyclists turned out for The Big Pedal despite poor conditions. Last Sunday (July 26), cyclists braved the elements to take part in the family-friendly event at Avenham […]

17 hours ago
The Ferret launch their own house ale

ferret beer 2 The Ferret have launched their own real ale called Feral Hop. Presumably great for washing down the infamous Feral Ferret burger, the ale is described as hoppy, pale in colour […]

6 days ago
Preston reacts to Macs Bar having licence revoked

20150717_131217 The controversial Macs Bar was stripped of its licence today by Preston City Council. The bar, with some of the lowest prices in Preston, is one of the most popular […]

1 week ago
Bamber Bridge Fostering Agency seek new carers

Family Care is holding an open day for potential foster carers Bamber Bridge based fostering provider, Family Care, is seeking new foster parents in the Preston area as up to 1,000 children require a stable home in Lancashire. The firm is […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s Big Pedal & Family Festival coming to Avenham Park

This counts as a quiet day when the sun shines on Avenham Park Preston’s Big Pedal & Family Festival is coming to Avenham Park this month. Sunday, July 26 will see cyclists get on their bike and head down to the park for […]

4 weeks ago
Freedom of the City march next weekend as part of Armed Forces Day

armed forces day The King’s Royal Hussars (KRH) will mark 300 years of history by marching through Preston. The KRH get many of their recruits from Preston and the parade will coincide with […]

4 weeks ago
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 […]

1 month ago
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