Preston news: These are the top 10 most popular stories on lep.co.uk this week

From tragedy to the triumphant return to a city tradition, here’s the best read stories on lep.co.uk this week.
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These are 10 of the top read stories on our site this week.

The tragic story of Preston student who became ‘overwhelmed’ by maths A-level and eventually took his own life

A woman in her 60s died in hospital after her car crashes into telegraph post in Chorley.

The traditional egg rolling in Avenham Park, PrestonThe traditional egg rolling in Avenham Park, Preston
The traditional egg rolling in Avenham Park, Preston
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Preston's Easter egg rolling event at Avenham Park in pictures.

This is one of Lancashire's hidden gems - perfect for a spring walk with your dog

Preston nursing home resident died on floor after alarm failed to alert staff

Smith Street in Bamber Bridge cordoned off by police after man reportedly 'threatened with knife'

Lucas Backhouse was described at the inquest as having a 'super bright.'Lucas Backhouse was described at the inquest as having a 'super bright.'
Lucas Backhouse was described at the inquest as having a 'super bright.'
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Preston man in intensive care with head injury after altercation at Bull & Royal pub

Video shows Preston drugs raids in action as police arrest two suspected dealers

Inside look at Preston's Geek Retreat gaming cafe and store, an exciting new addition to Friargate

Latest planning applications to be approved or rejected in South Ribble include the removal of trees for a redeveloped Tesco site in Penwortham