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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 weeks ago
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 weeks 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 weeks 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 […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

1 month ago
Parking wardens will be ‘sympathetic’ on Remembrance Sunday

Preston City Council says it will be “sympathetic” with parking restrictions on Remembrance Sunday. However normal parking regulations will apply. Hundreds of veterans and civvies are expected to take to […]

1 month ago
Mill Girls and Militants to perform on Preston Flag Market

The Flag Market will be the venue for the fan zone Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s heritage will be brought to life this weekend with a special performance of dance on the Flag Market. Ludus Youth Theatre Company and community groups will bring a mass […]

2 months ago
Preston Victoria Cross hero to have plaque at the Cenotaph

The plaque to be installed in the Flag Market The plaque to be installed in the Flag Market A Victoria Cross awarded soldier who now has a road named after him in the city is to be honoured. Preston […]

2 months ago
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