First black baby lemur born at Chester Zoo

April 11, 2019 PBegum1 0

The first, rare, black baby lemur has arrived at Chester Zoo, along with five other newborn lemurs. The babies, including two sets of ring-tailed lemur twins, arrived on Wednesday. They are typically small and weigh […]


Smile: The press who spread happy news

April 8, 2019 mtpatrao-areal-de-ro 0

Two different publications, which started in the North West, are exclusively sharing happy and inspiring news. Podio Magazine in Preston only publishes positive articles and aims to “celebrate Preston’s diverse communities”. David Carthy from Podio […]


PCs have more active gamers than consoles

March 27, 2019 HCloney 0

The active player-base for PC gaming far outweighs the top consoles. According to figures from ‘Statistica’ there were over 120 million active gamers using a PC every week in 2018. Nintendo had around 20 million […]


Two women rescued from Longton Marsh

March 25, 2019 clflint1 0

Two women were rescued after getting stuck in swampy ground at Longton Marsh. The woman called police after getting into difficulty at the Marsh, close to the River Ribble, at 1.30pm on Sunday. Fire crews […]

Photo Credit: Abigail Beaney

Home-Schooling figures in Lancashire rise

March 18, 2019 abeaney 0

Home-schooling figures in Lancashire for secondary education have risen dramatically over the past 10 years. A Freedom of Information request from UCLan live has revealed that in the last decade the number of students being […]

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