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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.

What to see on the Sunday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for the Encounter Flashmob dancers in Fishergate for last year’s Lancashire Encounter. Pic: Benjamin Wareing The grand finale of this year’s Lancashire Encounter takes place on Sunday 23 September. The finale will see memorable outdoor […]

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You Me at Six confirm Preston gig and signing session

You Me at Six You Me at Six Rockers You Me at Six are going to perform in the city. Actions Records host the band, who formed in 2004, during October as they play […]

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What to see on the Saturday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Rawtenstall Annual Fair Pic Horse + Bamboo Rawtenstall Annual Fair will be performed at Winckley Square Gardens Pic: Horse + Bamboo The Saturday line-up of Lancashire Encounter is packed with singing, theatre, installations and interactive activities – most […]

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Police searching for woman attacked in Preston city centre

Roxy Jones Roxy Jones A picture of a woman who was the victim of a ‘physical assault’ in Preston city centre has been released. Preston Police say Roxy Jones, 38, has gone […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Cult bearded drag queen to perform in Preston

Timberlina present FFS!! Performance artist Tim Redfern is Timberlina A hit comedy and rock ‘n’ roll show starring a cult bearded drag queen is coming to Preston. FFS!! is based on the real-life […]

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Shop to help people talk about grief opens in Preston

Postcards put up in the grief shop Pic: Garry Cook Postcards put up in the grief shop Pic: Garry Cook A place to explore and talk about grief and the death of a loved one has been temporarily opened up […]

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Solita announces it is closing in Winckley Square

The building in Winckley Square which contains Solita Some of Solita’s signature burgers A restaurant chain has announced it will be closing down in Preston. Solita in Winckley Square had been up for sale while they looked for […]

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What to see on the Friday of 2018’s Lancashire Encounter Festival

Westernised! - Lancashire Encounter The Knotted Project’s performance of The Commuters takes place at The Harris Comics Gallery Lancashire Encounter returns to Preston this month to celebrate the cultural diversity in the county with […]

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