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.

Van driver arrested in Fishergate police incident

Crowds watch on as the police arrested the man in Fishergate Pic: Mark Ormerod Fishergate was brought to a halt on Friday rush-hour by Preston Police. A white van was stopped and left straddled across the road in Preston city centre. Police arrested a […]

1 week ago
Harris Live to see music acts perform in the museum

One Voice Community Choir will perform a special Christmas concert Pic: Paul Melling The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is to become a music venue for a run of shows throughout February and March. Harris Live is a series of performances from up […]

1 week ago
Preston Tories call for man responsible for Fishergate fines to be quizzed

New signs showing how this section of Fishergate is not for cars from 11am. Picture at 12.43pm on Monday. Pic: Tony Worrall A leading Preston Conservative has called for the man behind the city’s Fishergate fiasco to be called infront of councillors to explain himself. Deputy leader of the city’s Tory group […]

1 week ago
Preston Bus changing where buses depart from at the Bus Station

The number 8 is one of the services affected Pic: 70023venus2009 A number of buses are changing where they depart from at Preston Bus Station as repair work continues. Preston Bus has informed passengers of the changes which come into place […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hangout business events return to Winckley Square

Winckley Square gardens is to host the business networking event A business networking event is returning to its original home at Winckley Square gardens. Preston Business Improvement District’s regular Hangout event had to be moved while the restoration work took […]

2 weeks ago
Honey G comes to Preston

Rapper Honey G who appeared on X Factor Controversial rap artist and X Factor star Honey G announced to her 50,000 Twitter followers that she was heading up to Preston to perform at Evoque Nightclub tonight for the […]

2 weeks ago
Fishergate bus lane is staying until April

The new bus lane cameras at the end of Fishergate. £60 if you break the rules. Pic: Tony Worrall Fishergate’s controversial bus lane is to stay in place until Easter. The man in charge of Preston’s highways had said the bus lane cameras were being reviewed and could be […]

2 weeks ago
Man left with broken jaw after double assault at Macs

Preston Police are appealing for information following a double assault at a bar. Officers were called after two men reported being attacked at Macs in Friargate around 2.35am on Friday, […]

2 weeks ago
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