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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.

Hunting of the Snark coming to Preston during October half-term

The Hunting of the Snark The Hunting of the Snark An ultra-modern adaptation of a Lewis Carroll poem is being performed in Preston. The Hunting of The Snark comes to the Charter Theatre in Preston […]

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Here’s who is turning on this year’s Preston Christmas Lights

Soap actor Steve McFadden joins the Christmas lights switch on Soap actor Steve McFadden joins the Christmas lights switch on Phil Mitchell, Union J, and other stars from the musical world and TV screens will be turning on Preston’s Christmas […]

13 hours ago
Liquidation decision made on 1842 Bar and Restaurant parent firm

1842 Bar and Restaurant in Lune Street 1842 Bar and Restaurant in Lune Street will continue to trade say its owners Pic: Multimedia Man A parent company behind a Preston city centre bar and restaurant has been […]

14 hours ago
Queen Street retail park looking to expand again

Where the new retail units are due to go Where the new retail units are due to go Two new shops are set to be added to a Preston city centre retail park. Queen’s Street retail park has applied […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement See the cast of this year’s panto at Preston Guild Hall

Carl Tracey as Aladdin and Stacey McClean as Princess Jasmine Carl Tracey as Aladdin and Stacey McClean as Princess Jasmine Rehearsals are well under-way for this year’s panto spectacular at Preston Guild Hall. Brought back in-house last year the city’s […]

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Here’s how Lune Street is going to work now

Looking down Lune Street Pic: Tony Worrall Looking down Lune Street Pic: Tony Worrall Detailed plans have been revealed for how Lune Street is going to be made two-way. Work has begun on changing the road from […]

4 days ago
Cheeky Santa Dash returns to honour Ben Ashworth

Ben and his wife Louise before the Santa Dash Ben and his wife Louise before the Santa Dash A Christmas run returns to the city in honour of one of Preston’s most famous runners. Ben Ashworth, who died in […]

4 days ago
Part of a roof crashes into Preston city centre street

Scene in Birley Street Pic: Multimedia Man Scene in Birley Street Pic: Multimedia Man Police have closed off Birley Street in Preston city centre after debris blew from the roof onto the road below. Strong winds are […]

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