July 20, 2014 by Lyndon
A celebratory event has taken place in Preston to mark the success of the Preston Guild City Games held this year.
The event saw more than 1,350 people participate in a [Read more]
June 15, 2014 by Michael
Following a number of struggles to raise funding encountered by the organisers, the 40th anniversary plans for Preston Carnival have been handed a major boost with the news that the local council has granted free access to [Read more]
May 21, 2014 by Lyndon
Two bricklayers from Preston College are cementing a future in their chosen profession, after they won ‘best in the North West’ in the Guild of Bricklayers’ Regional Competition, which was held recently.
Oliver Evans and Tom Mountain grabbed the [Read more]
April 3, 2014 by Gareth
March 14, 2014 by Lyndon
February 24, 2014 by Lyndon
A Preston-based singer-songwriter has just issued his first record, filled with songs influenced by living in the North West city.
Ric Birthill, 25, is the man behind The Preston EP, which contains five tracks dealing with [Read more]
January 24, 2014 by Michael
Prestfest, the annual festival intended to showcase the very best of city centre nightlife in Preston, will once more hit the city at the end of January.
The first Prestfest event was held in [Read more]
December 31, 2013 by Gareth
A new project in Preston could see the city’s youngsters given the opportunity to ‘graduate’ while still in primary school.
The scheme, titled Children’s University, currently operates across the West Lancashire region and will now be brought [Read more]
November 28, 2013 by Gareth
Preston’s architecturally significant bus station is set to go through a multi-million pound makeover.
The site was going to be demolished last year, but was saved after the Government marked it as a [Read more]
October 30, 2013 by Gareth
The Flag Market in Preston recently held a festival to raise funds and awareness for Rock FM’s Cash for Kids initiative and St Catherine’s Hospice.
The Preston Free Fest was organised by Andrew Speariett, who is the events manager and founder [Read more]