Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Sun September 19, 2021
- US politician Nancy Pelosi heads to Chorley, Lancashire for G7 summit - The Lancashire town is hosting a meeting of presiding officers - including the US Speaker of the House.
- Blackpool bus services cut due to driver shortage - Blackpool Transport will cut the frequency of its services from Sunday due to a lack of drivers.
- Morecambe man jailed for grooming vulnerable teenager - Lee McNae, 36, sexually abused his victim on numerous occasions between 2019 and 2021, police say.
- Blackpool lap dancers at risk if clubs close, operators say - Blackpool Council's licensing committee is to consider a clamp down on adult entertainment venues.
The Lancashire town is hosting a meeting of presiding officers - including the US Speaker of the House.
Blackpool Transport will cut the frequency of its services from Sunday due to a lack of drivers.
Lee McNae, 36, sexually abused his victim on numerous occasions between 2019 and 2021, police say.
Blackpool Council's licensing committee is to consider a clamp down on adult entertainment venues.
The "adored father and grandfather" died in hospital a day after being attacked outside his home.
Steve Jagielka played more than 170 times for Shrewsbury Town between 1997 and 2003.
Oscar-winning animator Nick Park says he is "gobsmacked" how well the statue has turned out.
The Football Association is to investigate the post-match clash between Burnley and Arsenal fans at Turf Moor on Saturday.
Martin Odegaard's sweetly struck free-kick earns Arsenal their second Premier League win of the season at the expense of Burnley, who remain winless.
Blackburn remain unbeaten away from home in the Championship following a goalless draw at Barnsley.
Matt Phillips levels Ben Whiteman's opener as Preston and unbeaten West Brom share the Championship spoils at Deepdale.
Blackpool come back from a goal down to beat Middlesbrough to claim their second win of the season.
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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