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Former warehouses to be knocked down for Preston flats plan

Church Row and how it could look if the flats are built Church Row and how it could look if the flats are built One of Preston’s grottiest streets in the city centre could be seeing major investment. Eastern Estates have tabled […]

2 years ago
Tickets now available for the Blackout feature film premiere

You can now obtain tickets to attend an exclusive screening of the Blackout film premiere. Tickets are free of charge and are available here on the Skiddle website. It is expected that […]

4 years ago
In pictures and video: VJ Day 70th Anniversary 2015 in Preston

Today, people gathered at The Memorial in Preston Cemetery to commemorate the Victory over Japan Day. The Preston District Veterans Council Chaplain, Canon Timothy Lipscomb, led the service, joined by Colonel Bernard […]

4 years ago
Blackout Film Project crew are extremely excited as filming now begins

Actual filming has now started for the Blackout Film Project and emotions among the whole crew are running very high indeed. After months of script writing and rewriting, actor casting and […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A brief History of the former Post Office in Preston’s Market Place

In the early 19th century and up to around 1854 Preston’s only Post Office operated from a small building at the southern end of a terrace of butchers shops, known […]

4 years ago
The making of the new Mayor for Preston City

  On Wednesday 20 May 2015 at 6.00 pm the office of Mayor of Preston City was transferred from Councillor Nick Pomfret to Councillor Margaret McManus. As Mayor of Preston, […]

4 years ago
Video: The Mayor and Mayoress of Preston perform Tai Chi Fan fundraiser

Video by Paul D. Swarbrick. On Friday 15 May there was a dance spectacle on the grassy knoll in Lord Street, Preston. Along with Feixia Yu, President of Confucius Institute at UCLan, […]

4 years ago
Mystery of Prescott’s Court on student apartments construction site in Friargate

As most Prestonians will know, there has been a demolition of properties in an area on lower Friargate, to the north side of Great Shaw Street. The properties concerned in […]

4 years ago
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