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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.

Bongo’s Bingo is returning to Preston for a second date

Scenes from Bongo’s Bingo. Credit: Mik Connor Photography Bongo’s Bingo is returning to Preston after a successful debut at Preston Guild Hall last week. The event mixes bingo with ‘general […]

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Why there is no stand 33 at Preston Bus Station

Building work at the Bus Station shows numbers for the stands Building work at the Bus Station shows numbers for the stands Pic: Leigh Cookson As the revamp of Preston’s grade-II listed Bus Station continues eagle-eyed passengers thought they’d spotted a […]

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New proposal for Preston city centre includes a Station Gateway

Here's the areas they want to see developed in the city centre Preston city centre is ‘ripe for investment’ according to the report Pic: Tony Worrall Preston now has a ‘sixth quarter’ as the strategy for enhancing the city centre continues to […]

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This man has done a skydive to help put on Preston Carnival this year

Michael after his daring jump! Michael after his daring jump! Michael Dawkins, 52, has completed a thrilling skydive in order to help raise money for this year’s Caribbean Carnival. The former chairman of the Preston […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Acid house anthems with a brass band to be dropped on the Flag Market

This should get your Bank Holiday weekend off to a good start This should get your Bank Holiday weekend off to a good start Preston’s Flag Market is being turned into an outdoor arena with one of the North West’s top DJs. […]

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55th Division Club is on the market

The 55th may soon be on the march Pic: Paul Swarbrick The 55th may soon be on the march Pic: Paul Swarbrick A fixture of Church Street looks set to be moving on – as a members club puts itself up […]

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Market traders set deadline for being part of new Preston Markets

Inside how Preston's new look Indoor Market may be presented Inside how Preston’s new look Indoor Market may be presented The deadline for market traders to decide whether they want in, or out, of the new Preston Market has been […]

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Luxury apart-hotel opening in Theatre Street

Inside one of the hotel rooms Inside one of the hotel rooms A new 22-bedroom apart-hotel is opening in Preston city centre. Walker and Williams group are developing Number 10 Preston – an upmarket set of […]

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