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Euros Fan Zone planned for Preston Flag Market

A view across the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s historic Flag Market will be transformed in to a Euros 2020 (now being played in 2021) Fan Zone to live-broadcast England’s group games. Preston BID, in association with Walker&Williams […]

1 month ago
Prestfest for Families is coming to the Flag Market in August

Walking across the Flag Market in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall A free event for families is coming to Preston city centre this summer. Prestfest for Families is set to take place on Saturday 14 August between 12pm and 4pm. The […]

2 months ago
Preston Live Arts Festival looking for artists to help celebrate the city

The recently announced Preston Live Arts Festival is inviting applications for local artists to create and submit unique work which celebrates the city of Preston and its people. Successful commissions […]

2 months ago
Winckley Street pubs and bars first weekend back as restrictions eased

After being shut for many months, Blog Preston asked local businesses what the past week of ‘normality’ has been like for them. Lonely People cocktail bar on Winckley Street had […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement First ever Preston Live Arts Festival to go ahead in late June

Preston City Council have announced today (Thursday, 15 April) that they have been successful in securing a £841,647 grant from the DCMS Cultural Recovery Fund, and will soon be announcing […]

2 months ago
Sun shines over Preston shoppers as non-essential shops, pubs and more re-open

April 12 marks the next step in Boris Johnson’s plan to reopen the country. Preston was no different as non-essential retail, outdoor hospitality, hairdressers and gyms reopen across the city. […]

2 months ago
Preston bars, restaurants and cafes granted new or renewed pavement licences

As lockdown is easing slightly during Monday (12 April), a number of Preston businesses have been granted new pavement licences so they can resume operating. The pavement licence will allow […]

2 months ago
‘Strong and safe return’ to Preston high streets predicted by Preston BID

View along Fishergate in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall As the shops prepare to reopen in the next stage of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to reopen the country, Preston high streets are no different as shops anticipate a […]

2 months ago
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