Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Wed April 21, 2021
- Burnley cherry tree tribute to town's coronavirus dead - The trees will be planted in parks around Burnley to blossom each spring, marking the first lockdown.
- Covid: The volunteer burying 'generations' of Muslim victims - Imran Patel has helped bury dozens of Muslims who have died with Covid in England's worst-hit town.
- Morecambe Bay NHS Trust: Health officials sent in to oversee care - A support team will help staff overcome patient care issues, an NHS board report says.
- Facebook 'love rival' row murder: Fleetwood man jailed for life - Rhys Austin "exchanged abusive messages" with Danny Wise before attacking him at work, police say.
The trees will be planted in parks around Burnley to blossom each spring, marking the first lockdown.
Imran Patel has helped bury dozens of Muslims who have died with Covid in England's worst-hit town.
A support team will help staff overcome patient care issues, an NHS board report says.
Rhys Austin "exchanged abusive messages" with Danny Wise before attacking him at work, police say.
Tributes are paid to "cheeky chappy" Fred Lynsky who died almost a month after he was knocked down.
Friends ask for the landmark to be in lit tangerine in honour of Chris Peachey who died of cancer.
The Issa brothers have bought the British fast food chain Leon, which has more than 70 sites.
Shows by Alicia Keys, Haim and Mrs Brown's Boys won't go ahead as planned this June.
Three men who were shot during the attack in a Belfield house have fully recovered, police say.
Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope buys a special piece of memorabilia from one of his former clubs - now he just needs to work out how to get it home.
Pubs and gyms will reopen in Scotland on Monday, as lockdown restrictions ease significantly.
Pubs, cafes and restaurants in England are open for customers seated outdoors.
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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