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-based timber company grows from strength to strength

Timber Merchant ‘Longridge Timber’ is currently celebrating after establishing themselves at a new location near Preston city centre. The company distributes high quality timber and related products to a range […]

2 hours ago
Preston Markets move under the Fish Market canopy

One of the temporary signs going up for the market works Pic: Tony Worrall One of the temporary signs going up for the market works Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s Market tradition is continuing – but it has a temporary new home. Conlon Construction have […]

12 hours ago
Why free Wi-Fi is now available in Town Hall

Free Wi-Fi has now been switched on at Town Hall. Visitors will have to log in via Facebook or Twitter and complete a short registration process. Cllr Martyn Rawlinson, cabinet […]

24 hours ago
Police cordon off part of Preston Bus Station

Preston Bus Station at night Pic: Sonia Bashir Preston Bus Station at night Pic: Sonia Bashir There has been a death following an incident at Preston Bus Station. Preston Police have cordoned off part of the grade-II listed building. […]

1 day ago
Advertisement Advertisement Disruption to trains through Preston after woman killed by train

Wigan North Western station Trains through to Preston faced heavy disruption this evening after a woman was killed at Wigan North Western railway station. Police confirmed that the woman was […]

3 days ago
Cardinal Newman College could change their student timetables

Cardinal Newman College's new building Cardinal Newman College is considering ‘major changes’ to  student timetables. The sixth form college, which offers a wide range of both A-level and BTEC courses, is proposing the restructure of […]

3 days ago
Watch how exhibition for City of Sanctuary will inform Preston about refugees

A refugee pulls a water jug along Preston’s place as an official City of Sanctuary is to be launched in the city centre later this month. Pledging to help refugees arriving in the UK the nationwide movement […]

5 days ago
Lulu announces tour date for Preston

Lulu in performance Lulu in performance This will make you want to shout as Lulu brings her UK tour to Preston. With a career spanning 50 years the singer will perform hits such […]

6 days ago
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