This category is for posts that are dominated by pictures and photographs of Preston.

How a People’s Map of Preston pictures is to be created

Four of the entries so far for the exhibition Budding photographers in Preston are being invited to showcase their best pictures of the city. The Caravan Gallery is parking up at the Museum of Lancashire and is also taking […]

6 months ago
The Tithebarn Hotel name explained and the history surrounding it

The Tithebarn Hotel formerly known as the Waggon and Horses. c.1968  Pic: Preston Digital Archive The Tithebarn Hotel, situated on the corner of Lord Street and Tithebarn Street, will most probably be a familiar sight to many people and there will be those who may well have popped in there for a […]

7 months ago
Preston sky turns pink as strong winds continue to blow in the city

Paul Melling captured the nacreous clouds in Preston Prestonians were treated to a rather strange looking sky on Monday evening. Wispy pink clouds appeared as strong winds from Storm Henry continue to rip through the city. Dark clouds, […]

7 months ago
In pictures: PrestFest has crowds on the Flag Market despite the chill

prestfest720 The cold weather didn’t stop more than 2,000 Prestonians having a good time on the Flag Market. We braved the elements to get on the dancefloor and in the DJ […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston snow: Photographers capture the beauty of the snow falling

Snow on the Ribble The beauty of snow falling has been captured by Preston photographers out and about on Saturday afternoon. As Preston was sprinkled with up to 2cm of snow in places we’ve […]

7 months ago
Alan Rickman memorial service takes place in Preston.

Students gather to pay their respects to Alan Rickman Despite the weather a crowd of muggles turned out to pay their respects to Alan Rickman on Saturday afternoon. Arranged by the Harry Potter Society at the University of Central Lancashire, […]

7 months ago
Has the pride been lost in one of Preston’s iconic streets?

Some of the scenes on Church Street As the day began I had no idea what I was doing or why I was going to do it. But I thought I’d share my experiences with you as […]

8 months ago
Deepdale photo albums: One returned to owner as police appeal continues

Pictures from the photo albums released by police A family photo album handed in to police has been returned to its owners, but help is still needed to trace two other photo books. Preston Police had the three […]

8 months ago
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