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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.

Mapped: Major roadworks happening in Preston this summer

We'll be seeing a fair bit of this in the coming weeks Pic: Tony Worrall We’ll be seeing a fair bit of this in the coming weeks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s road network is to see a range of different closures as a blitz on […]

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Roxy Jones missing: Concern growing for Preston woman not seen for a month

Roxy Jones Roxy Jones Police have released a picture of a missing woman they are becoming ‘increasingly concerned’ for. Roxy Jones, 36, was last seen in Fox Street, Preston city centre,  on […]

2 weeks ago
Bill Bailey returning to Preston Guild Hall

Bailey's show is a feast of comedy and music Bailey’s show is a feast of comedy and music Comedian Bill Bailey is bringing his new live show to Preston. The Guild Hall hosts his Larks in Transit tour which […]

2 weeks ago
Coffee shop closes at Preston Station

The former Cafe Ritazza on Platform 4 Pic: Katy Derby The former Cafe Ritazza on Platform 4 Pic: Katy Derby A popular coffee stop for rail passengers has been removed from Preston Station. Cafe Ritazza has closed as part of […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Full line-up for live music at Continental Beer Festival

continental beer festival The New Continental has played hosts to many popular beer festivals The full music line-up for the Continental Beer & Cider Festival. The bill will feature performances from acts like […]

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Man holds knife to chest of victim in distressing robbery attempt

Moor Lane looking towards Warwick Street Preston Police have launched an investigation following an attempted knifepoint robbery in Preston. The victim, 20, was walking in Warwick Street at 9.45pm on May […]

2 weeks ago
Fishergate bollard is rescued by pedestrians

A Fishergate bollard has been sent tumbling Pic: Michael Bates-Tracey A Fishergate bollard has been sent tumbling Pic: Michael Bates-Tracey A Fishergate bollard has once again been slain by the Preston traffic. Commuters spotted the plinth had been removed by […]

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First part of Preston Bus Station concourse reopens after refurb

Part of the newly refurbished concourse Part of the newly refurbished concourse A further stage in the refurbishment of Preston Bus Station has been finished. Part of the concourse was reopened on Saturday (6 May) following […]

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