PNE v Blackburn Rovers: As derby day approaches, here are 12 reasons why Preston is better than Blackburn

Undoubtedly Preston and Blackburn are both jewels in Lancashire’s crown – but we reckon Preston is the best!

Both areas – separated by only 10 miles – have a rich heritage and much to be proud of, but we believe there is only one winner when many aspects are taken into consideration – and it is the city in Central Lancashire.

With PNE taking on Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on November 10, we have put together a gallery which shows the 12 reasons why Preston is better than Blackburn.

Take a look below to see the factors, both historic and present, that make the difference.