When is the Preston Christmas Lights switch on 2016?

Preston's Christmas Lights at the top end of Friargate Pic: Billy Matthews Preston’s Christmas Lights switch on is due to be slightly later this year and signals the start of weekly events in the run up to Christmas. The Christmas Concert is […]

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This is how the Harris Museum may look in the future

How the Harris Museum may look in future with an entrance direct from the Flag Market The Harris Museum may never look the same again as bold new plans for the listed building have been unveiled. Ambitious plans costing £15million are being submitted and the way […]

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Inside luxury student flats at Friargate Court

A living room in the flats This is the luxury accommodation students at Preston could be living in as a new giant block of flats opens. Friargate Court has 244-hotel style studio rooms and is pitching […]

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TJ Hughes is open and back in Preston city centre

New look TJ store entrance A department store which closed in 2011 has made its return to Preston city centre. As revealed on Blog Preston the discount retailer TJ Hughes has gone back to where […]

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Advertisement Advertisement New police officers to be recruited for Preston and Lancashire

Police officers standing guard in Preston Dozens of police officers are to be on the streets of Preston and Lancashire as a recruitment drive has been launched by police. Although not additional officers the roles mean […]

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Fulwood and West View Leisure Centres to ‘no longer be run by council’

fulwood-leisure-centre-630x423 Fulwood and West View leisure centres are likely to no longer be owned and operated by Preston City Council within the next year. The council has revealed it is preparing […]

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Chinese choir perform as part of Preston Arts Festival

The Student Choir of Nankai University performing in Preston Minister A colourful display has lit up Preston Minster as part of a month-long arts festival in the city. The Student Choir of Nankai University performed to a packed audience for […]

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Flexible offices plan for former Dukpond restaurant

Dukpond in Cross Street Pic: Google A former tapas restaurant in Preston city centre is to become offices. DukPond in Cross Street which closed in June has seen plans tabled for it to become a flexible […]

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