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Story in a suitcase and more as Discovery Trail comes to Preston

Avenham Park cafe is one of the venues Pic: 70023venus2009 Avenham Park cafe is one of the venues Pic: 70023venus2009 Visitors to Preston city centre on Saturday will find four interactive storytelling stations set up. The Preston Discovery Trail runs […]

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Fury of Preston Market traders after last-minute rents plan

Fruit stall Pic: Joseph Gudgeon Fruit stall Pic: Joseph Gudgeon Preston Market traders have been voicing their anger at what they claim is a ‘rip off move’ by Preston City Council. Around a dozen traders […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire County Council considering pay freeze for lowest paid staff

County Hall has voted on whether to back a Combined Authority Pic: Paul Melling County Hall Pic: Paul Melling A proposal to abandon the Foundation Living Wage by one of Preston’s biggest employers has been criticised. Update: Lancashire County Council has scrapped its proposal […]

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McDonalds at the Capitol Centre back open after refurb

Inside the McDonalds in the Capitol Centre Inside the McDonalds in the Capitol Centre McDonalds staff are preparing to serve 5,000 sandwiches-a-day again at one of Preston’s busiest fast-food restaurants. The Capitol Centre branch has reopened on […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Empty shop in Fishergate could become new cafe

The empty shop in Fishergate Pic: Google The empty shop in Fishergate Pic: Google A new cafe looks like it is heading for Preston’s high street. Crystal House’s owners HVM have tabled proposals for a former shop […]

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Laser game, bowling and indoor assault course – what will be inside LeVel

How the bowling alley inside the Guild Hall may look How the bowling alley inside the Guild Hall may look Details have been confirmed of exactly what will be inside Preston’s newest entertainment complex. LeVel, inside Preston Guild Hall, has […]

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Banana King to bow out of Preston Market – but it’s not moving far

The Banana King stall in Preston Indoor Market Pic; 70023venus2009 The Banana King stall in Preston Indoor Market Pic; 70023venus2009 One of Preston’s longest running market traders has chosen not to take a stall in the new market. Banana King, […]

2 weeks ago
Dog walker has engagement ring stolen in robbery

The engagement ring taken from the woman's finger The engagement ring taken from the woman’s finger A bride-to-be was robbed while out walking her dog near Preston on Monday. The 28-year-old woman was approached by three men in […]

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