Preston, Devon UK

Who are you and what do you do?
'My name is Kathy Hughes and I am the Chair of Friends of The Oldway Mansion here in Preston.'

Why do you choose to live in Preston?
'I have lived here on and off all of my life and I love living near the sea.'

What's your favourite place in Preston and why?
'My favourite place is The Oldway Mansion. I am passionate about reopening and renovating the mansion. The gardens are so peaceful and so safe. I just love it there.'

What is Preston proud of?
'Preston is proud of how much the people care for the area, the beach, the parks and the mansion.'

Tell us something about Preston that people won't know?
'The Singer sewing machine family used to live here.'