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Preston Christmas parking: Free parking to be offered at Market Hall car park

Free parking in Preston city centre is set to be offered for Christmas shoppers. The city council has agreed to a “free after three” scheme asked for by the Preston Business Improvement District. Preston BID, who represent city centre retailers, have written to the council saying previous years free festive parking had proven “hugely successful”. The Market Hall car park is to be offered up […]

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Made in Chelsea stars meet students at St George’s Shopping Centre student shop-in

Preston students got a taste of Chelsea at a student shop-in on Tuesday. Spencer Matthews and Binky Felstead were the star guests at the St George’s student shop-in. More than 10,000 students from UCLan, Runshaw College and other colleges lined up to meet the two reality TV stars. They handed a £1,000 cash prize to Shanice Brown, 20, and posed for pictures with hundreds of […]

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In pictures: St George’s student shop-in attracts thousands of visitors

More than 10,000 students lined up outside a Preston shopping centre to grab a bargain on Tuesday night. The St George’s Shopping Centre threw open its doors for the biggest ever student discount night. A Student Shop-In saw between 25 to 85 per cent more business for stores in the centre. Students from the University of Central Lancashire, Runshaw College and Cardinal Newman College rushed […]

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Preston Tringe 2014: Early line-up for week long arts festival announced

A first look at the Preston Tringe Festival programme has been released. Now in its sixth year the event sees a mix of music, comedy and theatre being performed at venues across the city. Three venues are currently signed up to feature shows from acts. The Continental, Korova and Adelphi are the three lead venues for the festival which starts on Friday 10 October. Festival […]

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Great British Bake Off star Paul Hollywood to bake at Guild Hall

Great British Bake Off star Paul Hollywood will bring his hugely successful live show to Preston Guild Hall. The performance, which features a mixture of baking and comedy. takes place on Thursday November 27. The TV star has toured before with his Get Your Bake On show which was performed to over 30,000 across country. Paul said: “I was amazed at how much fun and […]

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Lauren Pope brings her DJ skillz to the club

Lauren Pope to DJ at Cameo and Vinyl nightclub as two new VIP stars announced for November nights

Two new guest stars have been confirmed to appear at a Preston nightclub. Newly re-opened Cameo and Vinyl, which was New York New York Squires on the Market Place, recently hosted TV hunk Danny Mac. The Hollyoaks star, who plays Mark ‘Dodger’ Savage, was a hit with clubbers at the VIP opening night of the club. Owners Luminar Group have announced EastEnders star Jamie Lomas […]

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