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Fishwick mother to start Preston climate change action group

Sonia Phillips Preston mother Sonia Phillips has set up a brand new grassroots climate action group, Climate Action Preston. Many of these groups have been popping up around the country in association […]

4 months ago
UCLan’s new vice chancellor has been announced – and he’s a familiar face

A new vice chancellor has been appointed to step into the role at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in the new academic year. Professor Graham Baldwin, currently Vice-Chancellor and […]

11 months ago
What we learned during the Preston local elections in 2019

The view across the election count in Preston Guild Hall on Friday Pic: Blog Preston It was the most interesting set of local elections for many years, even if the city didn’t really turn out to vote. t That’s my view anyway after many years […]

11 months ago
Preston local elections 2019: See what each party wants to achieve

Counting at the Guild Hall for local election 2014 A knock at the door on a Saturday afternoon, it’s not the latest delivery from ASOS but someone wanting your vote. Local elections are in full swing for Preston City […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Guest opinion: Conservatives outline their local election pledges for Preston

Sue Whittam, fourth from right, on the campaign trail with Preston Tories The makeup of Preston City Council will change dramatically with lots of experienced councillors having left and with the reduction in numbers due to boundary changes. Starting in the new […]

12 months ago
South Ribble local election 2019 candidates confirmed

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble goes to the polls in an all-out local election during May. All 50 seats in the borough are up for election. Below is a full list of everyone […]

12 months ago
New Preston council leader decided by Labour group

Councillor Matthew Brown Councillor Matthew Brown will be leader of Preston City Council Preston is to see a new man in power at the Town Hall as Labour elected a new leader on […]

2 years ago
College students land KFC jobs thanks to new job centre

L-R Muddassir Shah employability support coordinator, Phil Burt restaurant manager at KFC Portway, Pauline Hughes, Tracey Jones hospitality assessor, new recruit Siobhan Palmer and Gary Mather L-R Muddassir Shah employability support coordinator, Phil Burt restaurant manager at KFC Portway, Pauline Hughes, Tracey Jones hospitality assessor, new recruit Siobhan Palmer and Gary Mather A number of college […]

3 years ago
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