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Preston Christmas Lights switch on: Recap updates as the city’s 2016 lights turn on

Crowds on Preston Flag Market Pic: Benjamin Wareing A chilly night awaits those on the Flag Market waiting for the Christmas Lights switch on. Thousands of Prestonians are there to see performances from The Real Thing, Mr Bloom […]

3 years ago
These car parks are FREE for Preston Christmas Lights switch on

Christmas lights going up on the Flag Market A number of Preston car parks are offering free car parking during the city’s Christmas lights switch on. With the Flag Market paying host to performances from M People’s Heather […]

3 years ago
Preston late night Christmas shopping 2016 and free parking

Drivers trying to leave the Fishergate car park Pic: Kate Dickens Christmas shoppers are able to take advantage of free parking during late night shopping times. As the busiest retail time of year begins there’s some free parking to be had […]

3 years ago
Fiesta Bombarda announced for LiVe Preston over Christmas

Preston’s newest music venue has unveiled a one-day festival event over the Christmas period. The Fiesta Bombarda Tundra Carnival will come to LiVe Preston with headline performances from the Riot […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Alternative Christmas Market to run at Preston’s Indoor Market

Vintage stalls are to take over the Indoor Market An alternative Christmas market is to take place during the run up to the festive season in Preston. Taking place in the upper market at Preston Indoor Market there will be […]

3 years ago
Santa Dash returns for St Catherine’s Hospice Christmas Festival

Ready to run? Santa Dash runners at last year's festival A sea of Santas will make their way around Lostock Hall for an annual charity fun run. The Santa Dash is a highlight of the run up to Christmas. St […]

3 years ago
Locked safe will have £10,000 in it to be won on Preston’s Flag Market

There will be a safe on the Flag Market, with a right old treat inside Pic: eevblog A safe will sit in the middle of the Flag Market in the run up to Christmas with a very special prize inside. Prestonians are being asked the crack the […]

3 years ago
Preston’s Christmas Lights switch on to be on the TV

ITV2 crews are going to be following Joey as he helps turn on the Christmas lights Reality TV star Joey Essex is due to visit Preston once again – as the city appears in a Christmas-themed show. The star of The Only Way is Essex is […]

3 years ago
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