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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.

In pictures: Harris Flights enjoys arts performances on second weekend

A second weekend of events at the Harris Flights has been taking place. The temporary steps, leading from the Flag Market to the Harris Museum, are playing host to a […]

3 years ago
Council appoints heritage guru to help win Winckley Square funding

winckley square A heritage project has a new man to lead it after Preston City Council appointed Paul Crowther. The city council are attempting to secure almost £1 million to put towards […]

3 years ago
Body recovered from the River Ribble at Avenham Park

A body has been recovered from the River Ribble. Police and other emergency services have been on the riverbank at Avenham Park since just before 3pm according to an eyewitness. […]

3 years ago
Guild time capsule prototype to be on display at the Harris Flights

A prototype of the Guild Time capsule will be taken up the Harris Flights and installed in the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Staff and students at the University of […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Top things to do in and around Preston: Covering Wed 21 August – Tue 27 August

Time for our weekly look at some top things to do in and around Preston for the week ahead. We’re publishing this on a Wednesday lunchtime so it previews the […]

3 years ago
The Preston Social: Next event to be a Tweetup taking over the Harris Flights

The Harris Flights are set to be taken over by Preston’s Twitter community on Tuesday 27 August. The Preston Social, a monthly digital meetup in the city, have arranged for […]

3 years ago
Avenham car park retains safety award and adds electric car parking spaces

Two charging points for electric cars have been installed at a Preston car park. Preston City Council has converted two spaces on the ground floor of the Avenham car park […]

3 years ago
Outdoor cinema planned for Harris Flights: Vote for the movie your want to see

An arts group are planning to show films on the new Harris Flights. They Eat Culture want residents to vote for what films they’d like to watch outdoors. One screening […]

3 years ago
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