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Preston City Centre

The city centre includes the administrative and main shopping areas of the city. The city’s law courts are found here, police station, town hall and of course Preston Bus Station. The electoral ward is known as Town Centre despite the change to city status.

Preston stands in solidarity with London after terror attack

Union flag at half mast in Preston Pic: Paul Melling Union flag at half mast in Preston Pic: Paul Melling Preston stood with London today in the wake of the terror attack on the capital. Flags flew at half mast […]

2 hours ago
These UCLan students are helping discover Preston’s hidden past

A group of six students studying event management at UCLan are holding an event to help the people of Preston discover all about the city’s past. ‘Discover Preston’s Hidden Past’ […]

3 hours ago
Preston Bus Station revamp continues as part of car park reopens

County councillor Jennifer Mein at the top of the Bus Station car park County councillor Jennifer Mein at the top of the Bus Station car park The upper floors of Preston Bus Station car park have been reopened after months of work. The […]

10 hours ago
Preston makes its stand against racism

Pupils from Fulwood Academy and Ashton Community Science College made up the choir Pupils from Fulwood Academy and Ashton Community Science College made up the choir More than 100 schoolchildren from across Preston have taken a stand against racism. They performed at a […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Sandos officially open again after original site destroyed by fire

Sandos has officially reopened. Credit: Dan ‘Multimedia Man’ Wilson A takeaway destroyed by a fire in Preston city centre has now officially reopened. Sandos on the corner of Manchester Road […]

2 days ago
Sikh food kitchen returns to Preston city centre

Those in need were given water, fruit and hot food during the event Those in need were given water, fruit and hot food during the event A vegetarian food kitchen is being run for the city’s homeless and those in need. Preston’s Sikh […]

2 days ago
Footloose the musical is coming to Preston

Footlose the musical being performed Footlose the musical being performed The UK-wide tour of Footloose: The Musical comes to Preston in August. A five-night run at the Charter Theatre in Preston Guild Hall sees the […]

3 days ago
Coco the dog stolen from Preston city centre pub

Coco the dog has been taken Coco the dog has been taken A dog has been stolen from a Preston pub. Update: Coco was found safe and well on Monday evening according to Preston Police The ‘treasured […]

3 days ago
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