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News and information about the Broadgate area of Preston, Lancashire. Although part of the Riversway electoral ward, Broadgate is very close to the city centre and is an area of housing that spills down Fishergate Hill towards the River Ribble.

Dates set for return of the Continental Beer Festival to Preston

Soaking up the sun at last year's Conti beer festival Soaking up the sun at last year’s Conti beer festival One of Preston’s most popular drinking events is returning during May – and advance tickets are being introduced. The Continental […]

2 months ago
Show exploring complexity of human relationships coming to Preston

Tonight I'm Gonna Be The New Me being performed Pic: David Monteith A play exploring how our relationships are nothing like what you see in the movies is coming to Preston. Tonight I’m Gonna Be The New Me is the first in […]

3 months ago
Groundwork staff help Preston pupils get back to nature

Evironmental charity Groundwork spent a day giving the environmental learning area at St Stephen’s Primary School a makeover. Primary school pupils will now have an outdoor area that they can […]

3 months ago
Here’s the listed and historic buildings being developed in Preston

Three of the redevelopment schemes in Preston - two have plans lodged and the other is approved The last year has seen a flurry of activity in revamping some of Preston’s listed buildings. Many have stood empty for decades, running into disrepair but now there appears to […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Former Post Office sorting office in Preston may become flats

The building in West Cliff has stood empty for years Pic: Google What was once the sorting office for the Post Office in Preston city centre could become flats. The grade-II listed building in West Cliff has been empty since the company’s […]

4 months ago
Carol concerts across Preston for Christmas 2016

The One Voice Community Choir at Preston Minster From belting out O Come All Ye Faithful on a boat to a full concert band extravaganza there’s plenty of ways to get in the festive spirit. Carol concerts are […]

5 months ago
FIVE GOLD RINGS! Carols at the Conti returns for Christmas 2016

Carols at the Continental On the final Sunday before Christmas a modern Preston tradition takes place. The Continental in South Meadow Lane is packed to the rafters for its annual carol concert. Carols at […]

5 months ago
Preston park and play areas bags revamp funding

How Euston Street's old swings look A city centre park tucked away down a side street is to receive funding for a spruce up. Euston Street Park’s friends group has been successful in securing nearly £10,000 […]

5 months ago
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