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Susan puts heart into marathon challenge

A keen runner is stepping up for her second marathon challenge in a bid to raise money for a charity close to the heart.

Lancashire's new head coach Glen Chapple and his assistant Mark Chilton. Photo: Lancashire County Cricket Club

Chappy so happy to be Red Rose head coach

Glen Chapple believes it is the perfect moment for him to become the new head coach of Lancashire.

Lancashire Cricket
Melle Meulensteen got PNE's winner in the last round of the FA Youth Cup

PNE kids out to chew up Toffees

Preston’s youngsters are in FA Youth Cup action when they face Everton at Deepdale on Wednesday night.

Preston North End
Chapple - taking over

Chapple and Chilton at Lancs helm

Lancashire have announced former captains Glen Chapple and Mark Chilton as their permanent head coach and assistant.

Lancashire Cricket
Laura Massaro

Massaro fights back to topple Kiwi King

Chorley’s Laura Massaro survived a huge scare before reaching the quarter-finals of the Tournament of Champions.

Mick Hall (left) with Jack Arnfield

‘Underdog’ tag won’t stop Mick

Trainer Alan Levene admits his man Mick Hall is the underdog at Preston Guild Hall in his face-off with Jack Arnfield on Saturday.

England coach Eddie Jones with some of the youngsters at Preston Grasshoppers on the opening of their pitch

Fever pitch for England coach Jones

England rugby coach Eddie Jones has given a huge vote of confidence in the new all-weather pitch that is ushering in a new era at Preston Grasshopers.

Preston Grasshoppers
Lionel Messi has reportedly been the subject of talks between Manchester City and Barcelona

City won’t Mess about?

Tuesday’s transfer stories from at home and abroad

Tom Barkhuizen battles with Connor Goldson

Horgan and Barks catch Grayson’s eye

Simon Grayson was excited by Daryl Horgan’s full debut for Preston and what fellow new boy Tom Barkhuizen offered in his short cameo against Brighton.

Preston North End
Ben Wharton has departed Bamber Bridge

Brig boss wields the axe as striker Ben departs

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Reynolds has begun to wield the axe at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium as he looks to put his own stamp on the club.

Fran Halsall

Fran calls time on career

Southport’s three-time Olympian Fran Halsall has announced her retirement from swimming.

Greg Cunningham in action against Brighton on Saturday

Greg’s yellow card collection is costly

Simon Grayson thought Greg Cunningham was hard done by when collecting a costly yellow card in Preston’s win over Brighton.

Preston North End
Dave and Michaela Chisnall with their wedding cake, made by Hilary's Cakes and Bakes.

Darts ace Dave Chisnall gets married after wedding ring blip

Darts star Dave ‘Chizzy’ Chisnall hit the bullseye by marrying his beautiful bride despite a mishap with the rings.


VIDEO: Isaac Lowe’s European title fight in Denmark confirmed

Isaac Lowe’s European title fight in Denmark has been confirmed.

Murray - through to round two

Murray wide awake to win in Oz

Sir Andy Murray made hard work of his first grand slam match as world number one but still had enough to beat Illya Marchenko and reach the Australian Open second round.

Paul Huntington celebrates scoring against Brighton

Paul is Hunting for more goals

Paul Huntington admitted his goal in the victory over Brighton was long overdue – it was his first since the play-off final at Wembley.

Preston North End
Preston goalkeeper Chris Maxwell dives to save Tomer Hemeds stoppage-time penalty

Exclusive Sean Gregan PNE column

Preston beating Brighton was a bit of a coupon buster judging by the strong run which the visitors had been on.

Preston North End
North End boss Simon Grayson salutes the fans on Saturday

Grayson’s joy at statement win against leaders

Preston North End boss Simon Grayson said his side put the Championship on notice by knocking Brighton off top spot.

Robbie Keane

PNE linked with Keane

Preston North End are among a number of teams being linked with striker Robbie Keane.

Preston North End
Huntington's header finds the net

Reputation counts for nothing with PNE

Not many teams will take four points off promotion-chasers Brighton this season, the three collected by PNE in this clash at Deepdale totally deserved.

Preston North End
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