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Preston law firm hosts free chippy tea to help end loneliness

Centre co-ordinator Angela Moss and Peter Gilliam enjoying the chippy tea Preston firm Vincents Solicitors has hosted a free chippy tea to support Age UK Lancashire’s campaign to end loneliness. The social night, which also included a quiz and live music, […]

2 weeks ago
Demolition of former Preston Market Hall and car park moving onto ramp stage

The former Indoor Market building and car park are cordoned off while demolition work continues Pic: Blog Preston Demolition of Preston’s former Market Hall and car park remains on track – despite a wrangle over demolishing a ramp. Preston City Council is working to take down the building […]

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Preston Market Hall wins Planning Award for ‘Best Use of Publicly Owned Land or Property’

The new Market Hall Preston Market Hall has won a prestigious national design award for its renovation scheme. The development was up against stiff competition from local authorities and public services in the Best […]

2 weeks ago
Opinion: Simon Rigby’s Preston Guild Hall venture had warning signs written all over it – but does this now present an opportunity for the city?

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Warning signs have been there regarding Preston Guild Hall for a long time. Simon Rigby is not a subtle man. I want to be a landlord, he said, and refocus […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Honest Jon bringing New York style pizza to Lane Ends

Honest Jon is in Blackpool Road at Lane Ends A new pizza shop is now open in Blackpool Road. Honest Jon was opened at Lane Ends in late May by owner Kevin Procter. Kevin, who has previously run two […]

2 weeks ago
Greggs to open within Preston Bus Station

Preston Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Bakery chain Greggs are planning to open within Preston Bus Station. Passengers waiting for their buses will be able to feast on sausage rolls and cakes in future. Unit 5 […]

2 weeks ago
A look inside the Shankly Hotel as opening slips to the Autumn

Interior of the Shankly which reportedly has weddings already booked in for later this year Pic: Chris Darley A sneak peek inside a new Preston city centre hotel shows what the Shankly may end up looking like. Signature Living group, who are behind the hotel, opened the doors […]

2 weeks ago
Every stall at the June Preston Makers Market listed

Not all stalls are for those on two-legs at the Makers Market Pic: Tony Worrall As the Makers Market prepares to make its second visit to the city we can exclusively reveal who is taking part. Dozens of stalls are taking over the Flag Market […]

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