Saffie’s dad pays emotional tribute to his ‘superstar’

Saffie Roussos’ father has paid an emotional tribute to his ‘superstar’ daughter.

Darnell Fisher battles with Simon Makienok during PNE's visit to Rotherham last season.

Who is Darnell Fisher? Five things about PNE’s new signing

Alex Neil has made Rotherham full back Darnell Fisher his first signing as Preston North End manager.

QEII The very Best of Queen poster

How Ian Beattie followed in Freddie’s footsteps

Fiona Finch discovers how Preston born postman Ian Beattie became a tribute star - and kept his day job. Here he talks about the demands and joys of his new career.

The dark web

CYBERCRIME: Dark web warning

The disturbing world of the Dark Web means people can commit crimes from the comfort of their homes with a click of a button.
Darnell Fisher in action for Rotherham against PNE in April

PNE reel in Rotherham's Fisher

Preston North End have signed Rotherham United right-back Darnell Fisher.

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The Dark Web is increasingly becoming the marketplace for lone wolf terrorists to buy guns, explosives and homemade bomb kits

CYBERCRIME: A marketplace for guns, bombs and illegal drugs

The Dark Web is increasingly becoming the marketplace for lone wolf terrorists to buy guns, explosives and homemade bomb kits, for drug dealers to sell their wares and for hackers to trade your personal data, Johnston Press investigations has found.
Northern Rail

Rail passenger satisfaction on the rise

Passengers are more satisfied with the rail service on routes to and from Blackpool and the Fylde coast.

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The campaign to lower the voting age has been gathering momentum

Can Preston pioneer voting age changes?

A Preston councillor hopes to spark a campaign for the voting age to be lowered to inspire young people to get involved in politics.


Intimate memorial service for Saffie Roussos in Tarleton

Dozens of blue and green balloons filled the sky in Tarleton to honour eight-year-old Saffie Roussos.
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Readers’ letters - July 26

Readers’ letters - July 26

UK must stop selling arms to these regimes

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Readers’ letters - July 25

Readers’ letters - July 25

Why should North put up with dirty diesel?

Your Say
An impression of the development at Lostock Hall

Decision date set for disputed Lostock Hall housing bid

Residents concerned over a South Ribble housing application on former “blast zone” land have been told they face a waiting game.

Flowers on the beach near the RIU Imperial Marhaba hotel in Sousse, Tunisia, where 38 people lost their lives

Tour operators can resume selling holidays in Tunisia

UK tour operators can resume selling holidays in Tunisia for the first time since the Sousse massacre after the Government changed its travel advice.


Manchester arena bombing victim Saffie Roussos bid farewell by tearful mourners

Saffie Rose Roussos came to Manchester in May a happy, smiling eight-year-old to see her pop idol perform on the most exciting night of her young life.
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Chris Parker, the homeless man who was hailed a hero for helping the injured after the #Manchester bombing, has laid flowers for Saffie

Your online tributes to Saffie

As people headed to Manchester to bid a final farewell to the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena terror attack, others turned to social media to pay tribute to Saffie Roussos.

Take a sneak peak inside Preston’s new low-cost gym

A new low-cost Preston gym has released some images of its fitness suites to try and entice new customers.

Andy Boyle and John Welsh sandwich Jon Walters in PNE's friendly clash with Burnley

Boss making the most of Deepdale squad

Alex Neil was pleased to see more of the Preston squad get game-time under their belts in clash with Burnley.

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The film was released in a bid to make Saffie a superstar for the day.

Heartbreaking video of Saffie Roussos released in bid for Youtube stardom

A heartbreaking montage of touching moments from Saffie Rose Roussos' short life has been released in a bid to make her a Youtube star.
Wands at the ready for Wizard Academy at Leighton Hall

Things to do this weekend (July 29 and 30)

Make the most of summer with some of these events...
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Mum Lisa Roussos looks on as the coffin of her daughter Saffie Roussos, who died in the Manchester Arena bombing, arrives at Manchester Cathedral for her funeral service.

VIDEO: Funeral service of Saffie Roussos

Hundreds of mourners are gathered outside Manchester Cathedral listening to the funeral service of Saffie Roussos.

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