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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.

What happpened when Preston did Pride at the Flag Market

Just after most bouts of rain, the rainbows come out. And it did just that on the Flag Market today (September 9) for the 2017 Preston Pride event – despite […]

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Man arrested after dramatic incident in city centre

Scene of the arrest in Market Street. Credit: Benjamin Wareing A man was arrested after a dramatic chase in Preston City Centre this morning (September 9). Word from our reporter […]

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Embrace coming to Preston for Guild Hall show

Embrace will return to Preston Guild Hall in November Embrace are coming to Preston for a show at the Guild Hall. The Leeds band will play in the 500-capacity LiVe […]

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Fishergate Bollard set for a comeback

Here lies bollard Pic: Ascencion The branded bollard sent flying Pic: Ascencion It’s not just the bus lane cameras which are set to make a return to Fishergate. The city’s most famous plinth, and its […]

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Advertisement Advertisement The Breath comes to The Continental for a night of ambient folk soul

The Continental Pub is inviting you to an evening of ambient folk soul as they welcome The Breath on Friday 15 September. This is a unique and massively acclaimed musical […]

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Over £1,000 of damage inflicted on front of Fishergate café

The distinctive window of Bruccianis Pic: Tony Worrall The distinctive window of Bruccianis Pic: Tony Worrall Police have issued an appeal after £1,200 worth of damage was inflicted on Brucciani’s in Fishergate. The incident in question occurred between […]

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Start-up firms could be based in Church Street shipping containers

Cotton Court is expanding with its start-up pods Cotton Court is expanding with its start-up pods Shipping containers could be installed in the car park of a Preston city centre business centre. The innovative way of expanding Cotton […]

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This is when Fishergate bus lane cameras might be back on

Highways workers in hi-vis jackets direct traffic in Fishergate Pic: Paul Melling Highways workers in hi-vis jackets direct traffic in Fishergate Pic: Paul Melling When the Fishergate bus lane cameras could be switched back on has been revealed. Lancashire County Council says […]

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