Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Sun November 18, 2018
- Strictly Come Dancing: How (and why) it moves to Blackpool every year - The judges change in cupboards, the physio works in the disabled toilet and the props won't fit through the doors.
- Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle death: 'Cage bed' couple jailed - Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle experienced "immense suffering" in the "monstrous" bed.
- Blackpool photo wins Weather Photographer of the Year - Stephen Cheatley's shot of lightning over Blackpool won the Weather Photographer of The Year title.
- 'Offensive' student T-shirts are 'hate speech' - Students from Lancaster University were pictured wearing T-shirts with rape and child abuse references.
The judges change in cupboards, the physio works in the disabled toilet and the props won't fit through the doors.
Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle experienced "immense suffering" in the "monstrous" bed.
Stephen Cheatley's shot of lightning over Blackpool won the Weather Photographer of The Year title.
Students from Lancaster University were pictured wearing T-shirts with rape and child abuse references.
Five fire engines were sent to the blaze in Preston but crews were unable to save the animals.
Anthony and Bradley Gill are jailed for supplying Blackpool with drugs worth millions of pounds.
Fleetwood Town and Walsall play out a lacklustre League One goalless draw at Highbury.
Barnsley make it four successive wins as they overcome Accrington despite having Zeki Fryers sent off.
Armand Gnanduillet scores the winner as Blackpool beat Southend to move to the fringe of the League One play-off places.
Forest Green pay the price for missing a series of chances as Aaron Wildig's late goal gives Morecambe an away victory.
Dagenham goalkeeper Elliot Justham plays just two hours after his wife gives birth to help his side beat AFC Fylde.
Ex-Swansea and Burnley footballer Len Johnrose tells BBC Sport how "overwhelming" the reaction to his motor neurone diagnosis has been.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013
ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013
THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013
ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.
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