The mystery of an overgrown grave hidden away for decades in Preston Cemetery puzzled the city’s Muslim community for years until reporter Ismaeel Nakhuda unravelled a fascinating, long lost piece of local history
As the NHS celebrates its 70th anniversary and a new book written by nurses from both Preston Royal Infirmary and Sharoe Green Hospitals recalls nurse training in Preston 50 years ago, Jane Dean reports
As the centenary of the First World War draws to a close, Dean Kirby goes deep beneath the Somme and explores the caves which became a final sanctuary for British soldiers, including men from Lancashire.
At the end of the First World War the Allied nations faced a mammoth task recovering, identifying and burying the hundreds of thousands killed across the previous four years. Author Kevin Shannon considers the lost men of one Lancashire regiment
During the Second World War thousands of people in Lancashire helped build the weapons for the armed forces. Author Pat Strickson reports on one man's experience of working in the bomb making industry.
The amazing journey from a small Lancashire village to creative genius behind some of America’s most famous landmarks is the subject of a fascinating new book. Author Stephen Gee tells the story of John Parkinson