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Cross Street to be moved into Winckley Square conservation area

Winckley Square is covered by a conservation area The boundary lines of a conservation area for Preston’s historic Georgian Square are to be redrawn. Winckley Square conservation area could expand to include the whole of Cross Street. Currently […]

3 years ago
Early signs of Spring in Preston

Preston is showing clear signs of an early Spring thanks to an extremely mild winter. Snowdrops and Spring crocuses can be found all around the city. The Met Office confirmed […]

3 years ago
UCLan students record Lancashire Mill workers experiences

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) students carrying out a Community History Project entitled ‘Women in the Mills’. Are you a woman who worked in a mill in Lancashire? A group […]

3 years ago
Chip pan fire at house on Old School Square

A chip pan caused a fire at a property in the centre of Preston on Sunday night. There were no casualties after the pan caught alight on Old School Square, […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ghostly tour of Church Street booked for PrestFest

The Wooden Spoon Theatre company performed at the last PrestFest   The violent past of Church Street over the last 200 years is to be explored in a new history tour. Follow two lively and interactive storytellers through the city […]

3 years ago
Chinese New Year 2014: Parade through Preston markets planned

Chinese New Year will be celebrated in Preston on Friday. A giant dragon with dancers will make their way through the indoor and outdoor markets. The Year of the Horse […]

3 years ago
Start-up boost for new businesses in Preston

The Marsh Lane centre is a place for new businesses to have office space Help for start up businesses is being offered in Preston with cheap office space. The Preston Technology Centre on Marsh Lane is offering 12 months of guidance and mentoring for […]

3 years ago
New Morrisons Local opens in Preston

The new Morrisons Local in Ashton The first Morrisons Local in the city will be opening next week on Blackpool Road next to Ashton Park. UK’s fourth largest food retailer is building a network of convenience […]

3 years ago
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