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Mayor to lead Preston Cenotaph re-dedication service

Old Post Office building, behind the Cenotaph, will be a walk-in centre Preston’s new mayor Nick Pomfret leads the re-dedication of the Preston Cenotaph on Friday. Councillor Pomfret will take on one of his first engagements since becoming mayor to lead the […]

8 years ago
Flash flood affects St Georges Shopping Centre

At around 5pm this afternoon part of the downstairs area of St George’s Shopping Centre came to a standstill as flood water gushed across the walkway. St Georges staff were […]

8 years ago
Music festival GlastonFerret returns for three days in July

Turf down in the Ferret Hundreds of music fans are expected to cram into a Preston pub for their annual grass-carpeted festival. GlastonFerret brings the spirit of Glastonbury’s fields to the Fylde Road venue – […]

8 years ago
Reality TV star Holly Hagan to launch fashion range in Preston

Holly Hagan is a regular on Geordie Shore A new clothing line from Geordie Shore star Holly Hagan is to be launched at a Preston shopping centre. Hagan will be in town on Saturday 28 June to show […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Wartime dancing night at Masonic Hall

A wartime swing and jazz dance night is taking place at Preston’s Masonic Hall. Lindy Hop and Swing Dance are the order of the night at the Wartime Vintage Jive […]

8 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day line-up includes battle re-enactment, wrestling and 1940s music hall performance

The full line-up for Preston’s Armed Forces Day has been revealed. Events run throughout the day on Saturday 28 June as the city is expected to turn out to show […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square Weekender: Views wanted from Prestonians

Winckley Square Weekender Preston residents, visitors and traders are being asked for their views on the recent Winckley Square Weekend. It ran for the Friday and Saturday of the first Bank Holiday weekend […]

8 years ago
Preston Carnival given free use of Moor Park for 40th anniversary

Two participants share a joke during the processions Preston Carnival has been granted official use of Moor Park for it 40th anniversary celebration. The annual festival of colour and sound celebrating the Caribbean community of the city takes […]

8 years ago
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