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The Harris set to welcome visitors back after four month closure

Daffodils in Preston city centre with the Harris and Cenotaph behind Pic: Tony Worrall The Harris will welcome visitors back to its ground floor spaces and public services on Monday 12 April. The city centre museum, gallery and library – which has been closed […]

2 months ago
New bar Market Street Social confirms opening date

A glimpse into Market Street Social New bar and social space Market Street Social is due to open Friday 16 April just off Friargate. Owned by the same people as Plau bar, there will be a […]

2 months ago
Outdoor and second-hand markets resuming under Preston’s Covered Markets from Monday 12 April

Outdoor Market at Preston Markets Outdoor and second-hand market will reopen in Preston city centre on Monday (12 April). The outdoor market will be open every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday between the hours of 8am […]

2 months ago
The show will go on for family-run Riva show bar in Preston city centre

Riva Showbar currently sits empty in anticipation of the big reopening. Back with a bang on May 22, Riva Show Bar a family-run business in Preston has felt the full force of the ongoing pandemic as they have been shut for […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pictures of Lancashire Photography Festival’s opening weekend in Preston

Lancashire Photography Festival Pic: Garry Cook The first-ever Lancashire Photography Festival is under way on the streets of Preston. The outdoor event showcases the work of two of the world’s leading documentary photographers, John Davies and […]

2 months ago
Prestfest set to go ahead in 2021 bigger and better than ever

Organisers Preston BID have confirmed that Prestfest will take place on the Flag Market on Saturday, 14 August this year. After being unable to go ahead in 2020, Prestfest will […]

3 months ago
Preston non-essential shops and hospitality ready for their 12 April reopening date

Spring flowers in Preston city centre in March Pic: Tony Worrall Non-essential retail is set to open across Preston and the rest of England on 12 April. Hospitality services will also be able to open, serving punters outside. The city has […]

3 months ago
Outdoor festival featuring acclaimed photographers coming to streets of Preston

An afternoon boat party for the many British seasonal bar workers and promoters in Ayia Napa, Cyprus. They are performing a dance to the 1979 funk anthem recorded by The Gap Band, Oops Up Side Your Head A new outdoor photography festival being held in Preston will showcase the work of two of the world’s leading documentary photographers. Lancashire Photography Festival, created by photographer Garry Cook, will […]

3 months ago
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