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  Preston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Preston by-pass, opened 5 December 1958, became the first stretch of motorway in the UK and is now part of the M6 with a short section now forming part of the M55.
Preston was one of the first cities in the UK to have its bus network fitted with Realtime, a satellite based technology fitted to every bus stop which provides an accurate time and destination of the next bus arriving using GPS tracking.
Preston is famous for Preston North End F.C. (one of the founders of the F.A., one of the oldest Football League teams and the National Football Museum, the home of English football heritage (located at Deepdale football ground).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Preston   (2275 words)

  
 Preston Encyclopedia Articles @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
During the Roman period the road from the Setantian port of Neb of the Nese passed one mile north of Preston and intersected the road from Languavallium in Cumberland to Condate in Cheshire in Preston at Tulketh-hall.
In 1825 Preston was in the hundred of Amounderness, in the deanery of Amounderness and the archdeaconry of Richmond.
Served by the River Ribble, Preston was one of the principal ports of Lancaster.
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/Preston   (2360 words)

  
 Billy Preston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Preston began playing piano while sitting on his mother's lap at age three, and he was considered something of a prodigy on piano and organ.
Preston also made notable and energetic contributions to The Concert for Bangladesh, a Harrison-organised charity concert, and, after George's death, The Concert for George.
Preston managed to conquer his problems in the early 1990s, toured with Eric Clapton, and recorded with a wide range of artists.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Billy_Preston   (1527 words)

  
 Visit Preston
Preston, the administrative capital of Lancashire, is the largest and most important commercial centre in the County and it attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.
Moor Park is Preston's largest and oldest Park and was originally common land derived from the Royal Forest of Fulwood by the Charter of Henry III in 1235.
Preston City Council is part of a Lancashire wide initiative to monitor and estimate the value of tourism across the county using a widely accepted model known as Steam.
www.visitpreston.com /index2.htm   (577 words)

  
 Preston
Preston was established as a port at the head of the estuary of the River Ribble.
Preston had been first represented in Parliament in 1295.
This increased economic activity and between 1801 and 1901, the population of Preston increased from 14,000 to 115,000.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /ITpreston.htm   (359 words)

  
 Preston
Preston had a problem when trying to delete more than one dictionary entry, especially if main entries and their sequences were selected and deleted at once.
Preston is now able to detect when someone near him clicks on the midi speaker, and he can use that for dictionary entries.
Preston warns the victim of the rules violation a configurable number of times before ejecting, and the bot owner, if nearby, is notified that a warning was issued.
www.imabot.com /preston.htm   (4718 words)

  
 Preston Premium Wines
Preston Vineyards is comprised of several European vinifera such as sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, gewürztraminer, white riesling, gamay noir, cabernet sauvignon, cabernet franc, merlot, and syrah.
Preston Wine Cellars, as it was first known, was the third licensed winery in Washington State.
The Preston family and staff invites visitors to stop by their distinctive grounds in which visitors are able to tour the winery, view the vineyards while tasting extraordinary wines, or perhaps picnicking or strolling through the picturesque park.
www.prestonwines.com   (490 words)

  
 THE OFFICIAL BILLY PRESTON WEBSITE
Billy Preston's correct date of birth was September 2, 1946, not the 9th as is constantly reported.
Preston was actually mentored by Ray Charles, and acts like Little Richard, Mahalia Jackson, and James Cleveland had a huge impact on him at a young age.
The resulting album is called "That's the Way God Planned It." In 1971, Preston played in "The Concert for Bangla Desh." Last year, in one of his final appearances, he performed at a renuion in Los Angeles for the release of the Bangla Desh DVD with Ringo and Harrison's son Dhani on guitar.
www.billypreston.net   (623 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Kelly Preston
Kelly Preston's beautiful smile, hard-nosed attitude and unbelievable sex appeal have made men's mouths drop for years, including ours.
On October 13, 1962, the world said aloha to Kelly Preston (nee Palzis) who was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Preston's biological father drowned when she was only three years old and her mother, a mental health administrator, married Peter Palzis (and eventually divorced in 1976).
www.askmen.com /women/actress/38_kelly_preston.html   (315 words)

  
 Preston, MN - City of Preston Minnesota
Preston, the Fillmore County Seat, is a vibrant community in the heart of bluff country in Southeastern Minnesota.
Many visit Preston to view the beautiful Root River Valley and access the over 50 miles of paved bike trails in and around the community.
Many 'Bluff Country' visitors choose to make Preston their choice for lodging as it offers one of Minnesota's finest BandB's, a motel located right on the bike trail and Bluff Country's most family-friendly Inn.
www.prestonmn.org   (140 words)

  
 Preston - Home
Preston is a small, historic mill town located 22 miles east of Seattle.
Preston is nestled amidst protected forests - where things are quieter, urban sprawl is limited and the lights go out early.
The Preston Community Club is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to informing, protecting, and uniting our area community.
www.prestonwa.org   (242 words)

  
 Preston College - PC Home
Preston College is committed to providing courses to suit your individual needs.
Preston College A Level students are celebrating a fantastic pass rate of 99.43% today (Thu 18 Aug 2005).
As part of her prize Daisy will be performing at PNE on Tuesday, March 28 2006 and on Preston’s new community radio station Preston FM on Wednesday, March 29 2006.
www.preston.ac.uk   (552 words)

  
 Preston University Home Page
International Unity was the Unofficial Theme for Preston's 14th Graduation Ceremony May 18, 2006 in Cheyenne.
We cater to students from around the world who desire to further their formal education and realize career goals.
Preston’s degree programs are designed to meet the needs of busy adults who desire an efficient, quality education at the best possible value.
www.preston.edu   (140 words)

  
 Preston Docks - RIVERSWAY - Docklands and Marina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Preston - Lancashire - Docks - Riversway - Marina - Albert Edward Dock - Docklands - River Ribble - UK Intro.
Preston Docklands is a popular place for business, leisure, entertainment and shopping.
The new £4.5 million Ribble Link is the first canal to be built for 100 years and connects the dock to the Lancaster Canal and the national waterways network.
www.prestondocks.co.uk   (78 words)

  
 Preston County Schools
Policies of the Preston County Board of Education
Preston County borders Pennsylvania to the north at the Mason-Dixon line, and Maryland to the east from the historic Fairfax stone.
FOLLOW THIS LINK if you wish to submit comments on policies of the Preston County Board of Education.
www.prestonboe.com   (167 words)

  
 Preston Today: News, Sport, Jobs, Property, Cars, Entertainments & More
Police have launched a manhunt after a rapist from Preston prison escaped on his way to court.
Preston face two games against Manchester United in less than a month.
Callum Davidson is praying he does not become Preston's first surgery patient of the new season.
www.lep.co.uk   (226 words)

  
 Preston   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The new Preston School of Industry record, Monsoon, is completed with a...
Preston made a scintillating entrance and maintained that bright aura throughout the...
Preston, the county seat of Fillmore County, offers a peaceful, small town...
york.gigabusca.co.uk /cities/preston.html   (1189 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Columnists | Peter Preston   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Peter Preston: David Cameron is surfing an ebb tide in his stance on Europe
Peter Preston: Cameron courts ants in the grassroots
Peter Preston: The Gridiron Club is one of Washington's weirder, most brutal rituals
www.guardian.co.uk /Columnists/Archive/0,5673,-23,00.html   (331 words)

  
 East Preston FC Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
East Preston's new 1st Team Manager has announced when pre-season training starts and also the friendly games he has arranged for the club in the run up to the start of the season......
The Ruby Sub-Committee have despatched the 201 invites to the 40th Anniversary Celebrations at the East Preston Clubhouse on the evening of Friday Agust 18th.....
East Preston announced the departure of Mark Chaplin as first team manager.
www.eastprestonfc.co.uk   (80 words)

  
 First Preston Management, Inc.
Attention all Vendors: First Preston Management is seeking businesses interested in performing subcontracted property management services throughout the United States on government, bank and privately-owned, single family properties.
As the federal government communicates decisions on the remainder of the inventory removed from the market on September 2, 2005, information will be posted on this website.
ATTN: ALL BROKERS First Preston will be closed on Monday, May 2...
www.firstpreston.com   (242 words)

  
 Preston Student Accommodation, Preston, , Flats, Houses
Student Accommodation Preston UK The facilities at the University of Central Lancashire are excellent, too.
We also own and rent a number of residencies and small, terraced houses within a two mile radius of the University and so we can generally offer a place for all new students in University managed accommodation.
Here you will find details of Private rented accommodation offered by private landlords/letting agents in Preston including; student houses, student flats/apartments in Preston, bed-sits in Preston, larger housing schemes in Preston.
www.accommodationforstudents.com /Preston.asp   (215 words)

  
 Preston Limousine hire, Business travel, limo hire
If you are looking for a limousine to hire in Preston or the surrounding area then Cars for Stars (Preston) would be delighted to receive your enquiry by email or telephone.
In addition, enquirers should note that the maximum number of passengers that can be carried in a 120" Ford American Stretched Limousine is eight irrespective of the actual capacity of the limousine.
The Cars for Stars (Preston) terms and conditions of hire can be viewed here.
www.carsforstars-preston.co.uk   (574 words)

  
 Preston, Idaho Home Page- There’s something for everyone in Preston, Idaho!!!
Many fun events are being planned along with some performances by the Happy Hands Club, and autographs from many of the local cast including ‘Lyle’ the farmer who shot the cow.
The Preston Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Franklin County Fair is excited to present Collin Raye on Friday, August 18th, at the Preston Rodeo Arena.
He is currently voted the most popular Look-Alike at www.dynamitelookalike.com, where he holds 55% of the votes compared to 32% for Jon Heder!
www.prestonidaho.org   (600 words)

  
 Preston North End Football Club News.
Preston face a home start to the season against Sheffield Wednesday....
New manager Paul Simpson is all set to make his first signing for Preston after just a few days in the job....
Claude Davis has left Preston for Sheffield United in a deal worth up to £3m, according to the club website....
www.pne.vitalfootball.co.uk   (267 words)

  
 Preston Hotels Bed and Breakfast Preston Guest Houses   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
All Preston inns and suites, hotels, motels, resorts, guest houses and bed and breakfast we provide are quality lodgings.
Your official guide to Preston guest houses, bed and breakfast, inns and suites, motels and hotels.
The lodging choices are endless, from discount and cheap hotels in Preston to the top of the line in luxury accommodations.
www.preston-hotel-information.co.uk   (331 words)

  
 Digital-Fotofusion Gallery Home Page : Photography by Phil Preston, plus Guest Photographers, PhotoImpact Tutorials, ...
A forum board has been added for photography and photo editing discussion.
Its not necessary to be a registered member to use the board (although registration gives access to more options), so check out the board here and help create a useful place for discussing your favourite subject - photography.
Digital-Fotofusion Gallery is a photography website, featuring work by Phil Preston and Guest Photographers.
www.digital-fotofusion.co.uk   (267 words)

  
 Preston Reed
Also featured in the slideshow is the music of Preston Reed.
Preston will be holding his 4th annual summer workshop in beautiful southwest Scotland.
The course takes place over five days in July.
www.prestonreed.com   (99 words)

  
 Preston Estate Agents listing Property for sale in Preston
Preston Estate Agents listing Property for sale in Preston
Find an Estate Agent in Preston listing residential property for sale including Houses, Apartments and Flats.
Franklands, Longton, Longton and Hutton West, Preston, Lancashire, PR4 5PD
www.estate-agents-in-preston.co.uk   (399 words)

  
 prestonletting.co.uk | Property To Rent Preston | prestonletting Property Rent Preston renting property in Preston ...
When a new house to rent is added, or property to rent details are updated by one of the agents using this web site, you will be the first to know!
Click on the 'property mapping' graphic to see the new mapping system, or simply click the link below any of the properties displayed to show a local map plotting other properties nearby.
We have complete property listings - These contain detailed information about the available properties to rent in Preston and its surrounding area, all of which have been added and regularly updated by the letting agents in and around Preston.
www.prestonletting.co.uk   (327 words)

  
 Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child - The Official Web Site | Home
Deep Storm takes readers to a top-secret laboratory 12,000 feet beneath the icy Atlantic and into the search for the greatest - and most deadly - archaeological find in history.
Douglas Preston has a story in the July/August issue of The Atlantic Monthly on the strange case of the Italian serial killer known as the Monster of Florence.
Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child are pleased to announce that their first short story entitled "GONE FISHING" was just published in an anthology called THRILLER.
www.prestonchild.com   (190 words)

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