Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Fri March 22, 2019
- Susan Waring: Murder arrest over missing Darwen woman - A man is arrested over the disappearance of Susan Waring, who has not been seen or heard from "for weeks".
- Council tax increase: Why am I paying the police so much? - A bigger portion of your council tax will go to police this year. But why? And what is it used for?
- Boy, 16, held over Preston school death threats - Police are called after online threats were allegedly made to a pupil from a Lancashire school.
- Thief steals bus fares as Blackpool bus driver gives man first aid - Kath Smith spotted a man lying face-down in water in Blackpool during Storm Gareth.
A man is arrested over the disappearance of Susan Waring, who has not been seen or heard from "for weeks".
A bigger portion of your council tax will go to police this year. But why? And what is it used for?
Police are called after online threats were allegedly made to a pupil from a Lancashire school.
Kath Smith spotted a man lying face-down in water in Blackpool during Storm Gareth.
Police say a woman found in the Yorkshire Dales in 2004 is Lamduan Armitage, nee Seekanya.
Two ukuleles used by George Formby, which were kept hidden for years, have fetched almost £24,000 at auction.
Thirteen teams are still in real danger of going down from League One with eight games left. But how has it got so close?
Championship side Blackburn Rovers report a £16.8m net loss for their 2017-18 League One promotion season.
As That Peter Crouch Podcast returns for a second series, co-host Tom Fordyce explains how the Burnley striker has become the chief raconteur of the Premier League era.
Homeless projects, getting to play with the first-team and a spot of cooking are among the EFL's Day of Action events.
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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