Star-studded VIP shopping party attracts thousands

P1050275 Over 7,500 students flocked to St George’s Shopping Centre in Preston for a star-studded VIP shopping party. Eager shoppers queued outside the city’s biggest shopping centre ahead of the doors […]

5 months ago
Woman in hospital after New Hall Lane collision

police An elderly woman is in a serious condition in hospital after a collision with a taxi. The 62-year-old was injured when she was crossing New Hall Lane. She was hit […]

5 months ago
Preston College music event showcases talent

1PJM4334 Students at Preston College put on a free acoustic gig night on Wednesday evening with a number of singers and bands performing. The gig was hosted at Preston College’s excellent […]

5 months ago
Celebrate British produce with the second annual Buy British Day

Buy British Day is a Best of Britannia event coming to Preston this weekend. A Buy British Day pop-up event is coming to Preston to encourage shoppers to support brands and businesses that design and manufacture in Britain. The Best of Britannia event is the […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: Father Brown at Preston Charter Theatre

John Lyons (right) as Father Brown Pic: Eastbourne Theatre As a fan of the most recent TV adaptation of the stories by G K Chesterton, this stage production from the Rumpus Theatre Company is right up my street. John […]

5 months ago
Fun fair welcomes in Autumn for Smiling Alice appeal

Alice (right) at a previous fundraising event The Smiling Alice’s Autumn Fair is set to take over the Flag Market this Saturday October 3, with a family fun day of activities. The Autumn Fair will see a […]

5 months ago
Purple Party to celebrate city nightlife in the Flag Market

The Flag Market will be the venue for a free entertainment event Pic: Tony Worrall A major free event is to take place in Preston city centre during January. Preston Business Improvement District has announced plans for a Purple Party in the Flag Market. The […]

5 months ago
Preston from above: Docklands sparkles in drone pictures of the city

A view of Preston Docks with the city centre behind Preston’s Docklands looks superb from above on a sparkling Sunday afternoon. Nicola Martin, who runs the Preston Past and Present Facebook group, sent her drone up at the Bullnose to […]

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