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Review: The Fishergate Chinese that’s alreet cha

Newly opened Chun Cha is a small Chinese restaurant and takeaway on Fishergate, opposite the old Debenhams. Working in the city centre, I’ve walked past and checked out the menu […]

1 day ago
Second man sought after violent robbery near Fishergate Hill

Good Street - off Marsh Lane and Fishergate Hill - where the robbery took place Pic: Google Police want to speak to a man following a robbery near Fishergate Hill. A man was assaulted by two men in Good Street and had items taken including a phone, […]

2 days ago
‘The Ferret is just one of those places – you get a real buzz’

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The future of iconic Preston music venue The Ferret is no longer hanging in the balance after it was confirmed on Friday that the building in which it is based […]

1 week ago
In pictures: Preston Weekender takes over the Flag Market for raving and rocking out

Preston Weekender finally took place on the city’s Flag Market over the Bank Holiday weekend. Thousands of people enjoyed a dance during the Ministry of Sound takeover on the Saturday […]

2 weeks ago
Action Records hit with unhinged backlash to Twenty One Pilots listening party

Action Records The owner of a city centre record store said he was left baffled after coming under fire for hosting an official listening party for the new Twenty One Pilots album. […]

2 weeks ago
Friday trading returns to Preston Outdoor Market

Preston Market canopy Pic: Blog Preston Outdoor trading on a Friday at the city’s market is to return for the first time since before the Covid lockdown. Taking place under the Victorian canopy there are now […]

2 weeks ago
Line dance flash mob takes over Preston shopping centre

James Harrington was leading the line dancing. Pic: Blog Preston Shoppers in Preston city centre were treated to a range of modern line dance performances this Saturday (4 May). Those looking around St George’s Shopping Centre in the city may […]

2 weeks ago
Comic Book Day event for Preston this weekend

That Comic Shop in Friargate Pic: Blog Preston You could get your hands on some free comic books this weekend in Preston. That Comic Shop, who host a free comic giveaway every year at their Friargate store, are […]

2 weeks ago
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