Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Wed May 22, 2019
- Lancashire mental health patients 'travelled miles' - Mentally ill patients in Lancashire are being treated hundreds of miles away from home, a report reveals.
- County Championship: Lancashire beat Worcestershire by six wickets - Lancashire hold their nerve to beat early promotion rivals Worcestershire by six wickets at Old Trafford.
- Burnley paedophile jailed over Sainsbury's toilet abuse - A man who admitted abusing seven-year-old boy in a supermarket toilet cubicle is jailed.
- Two children and man injured in Blackburn house fire - Fire crews are praised for putting out a "huge" fire after it engulfed a family home.
Mentally ill patients in Lancashire are being treated hundreds of miles away from home, a report reveals.
Lancashire hold their nerve to beat early promotion rivals Worcestershire by six wickets at Old Trafford.
A man who admitted abusing seven-year-old boy in a supermarket toilet cubicle is jailed.
Fire crews are praised for putting out a "huge" fire after it engulfed a family home.
A driver is called "the luckiest person in the world" having walked away with minor injuries.
The Lancashire cup game was abandoned on Sunday by the umpires after the 'shocking scenes' at the cricket club.
The "iconic" sight of fluttering bunting is at risk in Lytham because of a rarely enforced council regulation.
Lancashire batsman Joe Burns returns to Australia for personal reasons after making just one appearance for the club.
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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