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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.

New Preston music festival to see The Sherlocks play the Minster

The Sherlocks will play Preston The Sherlocks will play Preston A new music festival across multiple venues in the city is launching in September. Powered by Peter Alexander at Blitz the North by North West […]

12 hours ago
International virtual supergroup coming to Preston

Addictive TV - Orchestra of Samples Addictive TV will perform Orchestra of Samples at The PPL An event featuring a virtual supergroup of international musicians is coming to Preston city centre. Orchestra of Samples will be […]

19 hours ago
Moor Park gains Green Flag status to notch up seven top parks in Preston

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Another of Preston’s parks has gained Green Flag status to recognise it as one of the country’s best […]

24 hours ago
Iconic Fishergate clock to tick again when French restaurant opens

Fishergate Baptist Church clock has not ticked for a long time Pic: George D Thompson Fishergate Baptist Church clock has not ticked for a long time Pic: George D Thompson Time is to start ticking once again on one of the city’s most iconic clocks. […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Spot yourself at Preston Asian Mela on the Flag Market

Dancers wore traditional South Asian costumes Hundreds of people sweltered on the Flag Market as South Asian culture took over proceedings. Shoppers saw bangra beats laid down, tasty dishes served […]

2 days ago
New film turned Lancaster Road into California for a night

The yellow taxi parked up (on double yellows) Pic: fonte1969 Classic cars were parked up at the Guild Hall, including a Ford Mustang Pic: fonte1969 Lancaster Road became a slice of downtown Americana for a new film. The area outside […]

2 days ago
Preston Chinese restaurant fined for health and safety breaches

Two men were seen using the roof of a van to put up a sign Pic: Preston City Council Two men were seen using the roof of a van to put up a sign Pic: Preston City Council Managers of a chinese restaurant near Preston’s university have been fined […]

3 days ago
Bistrot Pierre sets opening date for Preston restaurant

Bistrot Pierre will be inside the former Fishergate Baptist Church Pic: Tony Worrall Bistrot Pierre will be inside the former Fishergate Baptist Church Pic: Tony Worrall An extensive renovation of a former church in Preston city centre is nearly complete to turn it […]

4 days ago
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