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Opinion: Can Preston support two major cinema and restaurant developments?

The Vue scheme and the Markets both include a multi-screen cinema There’s more than the price of popcorn being puzzled over in Preston city centre at the moment, as two rival schemes are being put together for cinema complexes. Although many […]

1 year ago
Banksy style graffiti appears on Moor Park toilet block

"Mummy, what's that doggy doing?" - the graffiti in Moor Park Pic: Andrew Hobbs An imitation Banksy has appeared in Moor Park. On the side of the toilet block wall two dogs have appeared in an interesting position. Andrew Hobbs sent in the picture […]

1 year ago
How a Preston nurse came to my aid after being knocked from my bike

Shirah, and the spot on Garstang Road where she came off her bike You didn’t have to stop, when you saw my bike on the middle of Garstang Road, with me laying unconscious somewhere near it – you were off duty and the […]

1 year ago
What is it like taking on Escape Rooms Preston?

We didn't make it out, but we enjoyed the challenge I don’t usually spend my weekends locked in handcuffs, frantically attempting to escape from prison… but this Saturday was different. We headed to Escape Room Preston not really knowing what […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Opinion: How closure of Emmanuel Church doesn’t mean its spirit won’t live on

It has been public knowledge for some time that the Emmanuel Church building in Brook Street is being closed for public worship due to an extensive dry rot problem. The […]

1 year ago
Taste test: Trying out Review bar’s big burger ambitions

Saying you’re going to have the best burger in town is a pretty bold statement to make. Review bar, located within Preston Guild Hall, is doing this. The city has […]

1 year ago
Opinion: Why Orbital bus route cut is a cynical move too far from Preston Bus

The Orbit bus route What goes around, comes around…unless you’re the Preston Orbital bus route. Rotala, the owners of former employee-owned Preston Bus, claim the route is impractical and unprofitable. They have announced a […]

1 year ago
Opinion: So was PrestFest on the Flag Market a success?

Looking towards the DJ balcony at the Harris As fewer than half of those with tickets to Saturday night’s PrestFest turned up I thought I’d take a look through what needs to be tweaked if the event happens […]

2 years ago
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