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Preston pupils join worldwide climate change protest

Banner unfurled on the Flag Market by school strike action group in Preston Pic: Jim Beattie Pupils from across schools in Preston have skipped class to protest about inaction on climate change. Dozens of pupils staged a sit-down protest on the Flag Market by Preston Cenotaph. […]

3 hours ago
A riot of colour as Preston welcomes the Year of the Pig

The Flag Market and Harris Museum were awash with colour as Prestonians gathered to welcome in The Year of the Pig on Saturday. Crowds gathered to watch the traditional lion […]

5 days ago
Ribble buses return to the city for one day only

Preston was transported back to a different age of bus travel on Saturday. Ribble Buses lined the Flag Market to mark the start of a new exhibition at the Harris. […]

4 weeks ago
Preston gets festive at the Christmas Lights Switch On 2018

Christmas is officially upon us after a spectacular Christmas lights switch on at the Flag Market. Hundreds of Prestonians braved the cold to see music and entertainment get the festive […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Recap: Preston’s Christmas Lights 2018 switched on

Preston’s Christmas Lights are to be switched on during a glitzy ceremony on the Flag Market. Thousands of people are expected to line the city’s public square to see Coronation […]

3 months ago
Modern slavery exhibition will be on the Flag Market

The Freedom Bus A mobile exhibition raising awareness about human trafficking and modern day slavery will be in Preston city centre on Saturday 24 November. The exhibition will be located […]

3 months ago
A sign Christmas is definitely on the way to Preston

The tree being put into position at the Harris Pic: Stephen Geraghty The tree being put into position at the Harris Pic: Stephen Geraghty A sign Christmas is definitely on the way was made in Preston city centre this week. Preston’s Christmas […]

3 months ago
Pictures as Preston marks Remembrance Sunday for Armistice100

The city centre fell quiet as the 11th hour of the 11th day was reached. Preston’s Remembrance event saw a large crowd brave the weather for the service on the […]

3 months ago
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