Benefits of City Deal are felt in first year

Lord Heseltine will speak as part of a panel discussing the City Deal The £370m Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal, designed to invest in the city’s infrastructure including roads, transport and job growth has seen benefits in its first year. The […]

4 days ago
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 […]

4 days ago
Boil water warning lifted by United Utilities in number of Lancashire areas

Tap water is not safe to drink Pic: Olly Clarke The boil water warning has now been lifted in a number of postcodes in Lancashire. After three weeks without water, some 80,000 homes will now have access to safe water […]

6 days ago
Mulbury Homes make donation to Preston charity ahead of affordable housing scheme

Charles Sanderson Glyn Barrett and Kevin Morris look on as Claire Morris presents the cheque to Laura Budd with Gail Carter Mulbury Homes have made a donation to award-winning Preston charity The Foxton Centre. Three of the housing developer’s most senior management staff also volunteered their time to serve hot food […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Blitz relaunches tonight in new location and aiming for broader appeal

blitz Blitz relaunches tonight in a brand new venue after an absence of several months. The nightclub will now be at the former site of Coda and the Frog and Bucket […]

2 weeks ago
Preston board game café gets premises and estimated opening date

dice and donuts Dice and Donuts is set to open in October after securing premises at 6 Butler Street in Preston. The board game café secured funding as part of BID Preston’s Guild Merchant […]

3 weeks 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 weeks ago
Preston attracted 6.6 million tourists in 2014

The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday 11 July in Avenham Park Preston attracted 6.6 million tourists in 2014, contributing an estimated £284 million to the economy. Lancashire saw increased visitors across the board, with Blackpool and Lancaster also attracting a substantial […]

3 weeks ago
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