UCLan to offer new mental health program for LGBTQ + students

Photo: UCLan The government chose UCLan to deliver a mental health program to the university’s LGBTQ + community. Advertising Led by UCLan’s Creative Innovation Zone, the university will provide the … Read More

Excitement as an extremely rare Belted Kingfisher spotted on the River Ribble

American Kingfisher on the Ribble River Pic: George Shannon An extremely rare Belted Kingfisher was sighted on the Ribble River today (Monday, November 8). Advertising Native to Florida, the bird … Read More

Community Gateway Association provides update on demolition of Savick stores

Rob Wakefield (CEO) and I&R Demolition staff inspect the site In 2017, following extensive consultation with local residents, the Community Gateway Association began to develop the area around the Savick … Read More

UCLan’s creative innovation zone selected for a national award

A meeting at the Creative Innovation Zone of UCLan UCLan’s Creative Innovation Zone reached the final in the Team of the Year category at the KE Awards. Advertising The initiative … Read More

Runners invited to the annual Wesham 10K Fylde Road Race in November

Photo: Th G from Pixabay Lancashire runners prepare for the annual Wesham 10k road race in November. Advertising Kicking off on November 27, the Wesham 10k is one of the … Read More

Leyland retirees visited by BBC antiques expert David Harper

BBC Antiques Expert David Harper BBC antiques expert David Harper visited a group of retirees from Leyland to open a new community development. Advertising David officially opened the latest McCarthy … Read More

Amazon hires over 100 temporary Christmas jobs in Preston

Amazon is hiring for many seasonal positions in Preston More than 100 seasonal workers are expected to be hired at Amazon’s Preston delivery station as part of their festive recruiting … Read More

Preston musician trades drumsticks for pen to write children’s book

Gizelle Molnar illustrated the book A musician from Preston traded his drumsticks for a pen to write a children’s book. Advertising Mark Whiteside, who stars in cult band Evil Blizzard, … Read More

Police appeal after gangs armed with machetes at Bamber Bridge home

Whitefield Meadow, Bamber Bridge. Photo: Google South Ribble Police have arrested three people after an attempted home invasion in Bamber Bridge. Advertising On Sunday, September 19, police arrested a 19-year-old … Read More

Planning request submitted for 42 new homes in Woodplumpton

What will development look like. A planning application has been submitted for 42 houses to be built in Woodplumpton. Advertising The homes will consist of a mix of three and … Read More

Director of Royal Preston Hospital climbs Mount Snowdon in children’s appeal

Director of Children’s Services Leanne Ratcliffe A director of the Royal Preston Hospital climbed Mount Snowdon to raise money for Children’s Appeal. Advertising Children’s Department Director Leanne Ratcliffe reached the … Read More

Teenager dies in motorcycle crash with tractor near Grimsargh

The accident took place at Preston Road, Grimsargh. Photo: Google A teenager died while driving a motorbike which crashed into a tractor last night (Monday, September 13). Advertising Police were … Read More