French Connection headline Preston fashion festival

Outfits modelled at the fashion event Hundreds of fashion lovers took the chance to see collections from the likes of French Connection. Returning for a second year the Pure Preston Fashion Event has grown to take […]

4 months ago
The Brig Tree of Life: How sculpture will be at centre of Bamber Bridge

This is what the Bamber Bridge Tree will look like to be located in Station Road The great and the good of Bamber Bridge are to be remembered on a metal tree as part of a major revamp of the town centre. Branded as The Bamber […]

4 months ago
Preston’s College opens job centre near Winckley Square

A new use for former shop in Winckley Street A city college has opened up new city centre ‘job shop’ to help students with their careers. Preston’s College has opened up The Job Zone next door to Pizza Express […]

4 months ago
Watch as Flying Scotsman thunders through Preston

The Flying Scotsman in Fulwood One of the most famous steam trains in the world came through Preston on Tuesday. Cadley Causeway bridge was the place to get a great view of the Flying Scotsman […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two shipping containers to be waste rubbish shop at Ingol tip

The Household Waste Recycling Centre in Tom Benson Way Pic: Google Homeowners are to be encouraged to take their bric-a-brac to a Preston tip so it can be sold off. A waste re-use shop is the latest idea from Lancashire County […]

4 months ago
Giant animal chess and light up dresses on display in Preston

Animal chess. Yes, really. An eclectic mix of light up dresses, hand carved art and a giant animal chess set are taking over part of Preston’s university. Free to look around the work of […]

4 months ago
College House owners forced to repair Winckley Square building

The building is grade-II listed Owners of a building facing Winckley Square have been ordered to repair it. Grade II listed College House is seeing urgent work done to it after Preston City Council ordered […]

4 months ago
Former Bluebell Way park and ride site to be sold

Aerial view of the former park and ride site Pic: Google Acres of former car parking land in Preston has been put up for sale by cash-strapped Lancashire County Council. The Bluebell Way park and ride site operated for two years […]

4 months ago
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