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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.

Fishergate bus lane IT glitch leads to wrong demand for higher penalties for drivers

The Fishergate bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall Motorists are being advised to check if they receive a penalty fine for driving in the Fishergate bus lane due to an IT glitch. Lancashire County Council has revealed it […]

15 hours ago
Ramadan meal in Preston brings faiths from across the city together

Tucking in at the Ramadan dinner Dozens of people from all different faiths in the city joined Preston’s Muslim community for a Ramadan meal. The Light Foundation hosted their fourth event for the annual Interfaith dinner. […]

1 day ago
Police want to trace woman after Preston city centre thefts

Kurline Scott Police have released a picture of a woman they want to speak to after a theft in Preston city centre. A man in his 60s was targeted with £300 taken […]

2 days ago
Preston InstaMeet VII to get a glimpse of exclusive new Preston Bus Station artwork

Preston Bus Station is the latest place for an InstaMeet Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s Instagram community is going to be given the first-chance to see a major new artwork at Preston Bus Station. Marking the iconic grade-II building’s 50th year the LOW PROFILE […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s Sikh community parade through the city to mark Nagar Kirtan

The parade finished on the Flag Market Pic: Preston Sikh Society Preston was alive with the colour and sounds of the city’s Sikh community. Nagar Kirtan saw a parade through the streets of St Matthews, Deepdale and the city centre. Members […]

3 days ago
Watch as Britannia steam train pulls in at Preston Railway Station

The Britannia steaming Pic: Louise Gooch Trainspotters turned out in force at Preston Railway Station to hail the Britannia. The BR Standard Class 7 70000 pulled up at the platforms in Preston Station. Louise Gooch was […]

3 days ago
Peaceful ‘milkshake’ protest planned for when Tommy Robinson visits Preston

Peace garden in Preston Pic: George D Thompson A protest is planned for when Tommy Robinson is due to visit Preston as part of his European elections campaign. Mr Robinson is seeking to be elected as an MEP […]

5 days ago
Preston Makers Market vows to return to the city but confusion of when and where

Checking out the stalls on the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall Organisers of the new Makers Market for the city have said they cannot confirm exactly when they will return to Preston. Stalls thronged the Flag Market during Saturday 11 May […]

7 days ago
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