Helping Keep The Preston & Lancashire Community Local
Fri May 29, 2020
- Coronavirus: Blackburn Eid street prayers a 'serious lockdown breach' - Footage of a gathering in Blackburn shows a number of men gathering in a street to pray, on Sunday.
- Blackburn shooting: Six in court over Aya Hachem death - Six people are accused of murdering Aya Hachem, who died when shots were fired from a passing car.
- Delay reopening schools, Lancashire health boss warns - "As soon as we believe it is safe we will inform schools," Lancashire's public health director says.
- Jason Goldrick: Murder probe man's death ruled accidental - A missing man whose body was found in the sea in Cumbria died accidentally, a coroner has ruled.
Footage of a gathering in Blackburn shows a number of men gathering in a street to pray, on Sunday.
Six people are accused of murdering Aya Hachem, who died when shots were fired from a passing car.
"As soon as we believe it is safe we will inform schools," Lancashire's public health director says.
A missing man whose body was found in the sea in Cumbria died accidentally, a coroner has ruled.
Large plumes of smoke could be seen from miles around as crews battled the blaze in Lancashire.
Morecambe defender Christian Mbulu has died aged 23, with circumstances undisclosed.
Frank and Ben Kinnon said what began as a few jobs during the lockdown soon became "a full workshop".
Guidelines to social contact are starting to change across the UK.
From one way systems to not touching everything on the shelves - shopping will look very different.
You may have heard the term N95 but what does it mean and why are some masks rated higher than others?
Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.
Millions in the UK will soon be asked to monitor who they have been near to combat coronavirus.
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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