PNE re-submits training ground plan

Preston North End has re-submitted its training ground masterplan with an increased offer of public open space.

Have a go at... Taekwondo

A Korean martial art, characterized by its emphasis on head-height kicks, jumping and spinning kicks, and fast kicking techniques

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Photo Neil Cross Work will be delayed  on the Broughton bypass

More hold-ups for Lancashire motorists as Broughton by-pass delayed

Lancashire motorists have been warned that completion of the long awaited Broughton by-pass will be delayed until early 2018.

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The aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster

No contact regarding tower fire survivors, Preston Council says

Council officers in Preston have said they have had no contact from colleagues in London regarding rehousing those left homeless by the Grenfell Tower disaster.

Ribbleton Hospital is set to be demolished

Demolition plan for former Preston hospital

The demolition of a disused Preston hospital that has become a magnet for anti-social behaviour could start next month.

The Grimsargh Players are set to perform two comedies written by one of their members

The Grimsargh Players are set to perform two comedies written by one of their members

Not only are amateur dramatic group The Grimsargh Players celebrating their 75th anniversary, but for the first time in the group’s history, they are set to perform two plays written by one of their own members.

Family-friendly pub

Where are the best family-friendly pubs in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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Rush hour delays after motorcycle and car collide

Rush hour delays after motorcycle and car collide

A motorcylist was injured after his machine collided with a car on the busy A6 in Fulwood.

An artist's impression of part of the training ground facility

PNE training ground bid fails to clear planning hurdle

Preston North End's ambitious bid to build a new training ground has been thrown into doubt after a planning knock-back.
Preston town hall

Preston Council claws back cash from benefit cheats

A zero-tolerance approach to benefit fraud has seen £140,000 recovered from residents in Preston.
The planning bid will be decided on Thursday, June 15

PNE training ground bid decision day

The fate of Preston North End’s ambitious plans to build a state-of-the-art training base is set to be decided.

Karen Hain, from Fulwood, at a previous Race for Life event

An emotional time for all at Race for Life events

A Preston woman makes an emotional tribute to her mum every year by taking part in the Cancer Research UK Race for Life in Preston.

Fulwood slimmers collect for the foodbank

Slimmers give food to charity

Slimmers in Preston are giving up even more food – and not just to lose weight.

Rosemere Cancer Foundations Cathy Skidmore, far left, puts Farleys associate partner Stephen Greenwood, solicitor Alex Singer, trainee solicitor Natalie Fitzmaurice and associate partner Sian Hall in the frame for its support of the charitys 20 Years Anniversary Appeal

Preston firm Farleys backs Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Law firm Farleys Solicitors found itself in the frame – literally - when it took on a new brief backing Rosemere Cancer Foundation’s 20 Years Anniversary Appeal.
Lauren Hogg. Photos by Rat Race Dirty Weekend

Lauren's Rat Race Dirty Weekend for Heartbeat

A Preston woman has waded through mud in one of her toughest challenges yet in memory of her grandfather.
Fulwood Library - no longer for sale

Library sell-off back from the brink

Campaigners fighting to re-open Fulwood Library can finally celebrate after a move to convert it into offices was formally abandoned this week.

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Victoria Cherry, 44, of Fulwood

Jail for man who hid body in house

A man has been jailed for hiding the body of his dead partner in a boiler cupboard for more than a year.

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Preparations take place at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground ahead of Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert this weekend

Police ‘could probe’ fake ticket applications to Manchester gig

Police could investigate some of the 10,000 people who applied for free tickets to the One Love Manchester gig despite not being at Ariana Grande’s targeted concert.

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The South Lancashire Regiment Queen Beach D-Day

A project "Recalling the Ironsides" has been set-up to seek out the stories of D-Day veterans

"Recalling the Ironsides" historians appeal for South Lancashire D-Day veterans

The search is on to help unearth real life stories of some of history’s forgotten Lancashire war heroes.
The shape of things to come

New roads scheme getting ever closer

Work on a long-awaited congestion-busting road scheme in the north west of Preston could be just weeks away from starting.

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