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This category relates to all things to do with food and drink in Preston, from food festivals to the latest news on restaurants, bars and pubs in the city

New shisha bar set to be given planning permission in Ashton

The New Ship Inn closed down in 2011 and could return as a shisha cafe The growth of shisha bars in the city looks set to continue with a new one to be approved for Ashton. Planning officers have recommended the plans for turning the […]

10 years ago
Heathcotes Brasserie wine and food events 2013

Heathcotes Brasserie in Preston has listed a series of exclusive wine and food events to be held on the first Wednesday of every month. Your chance to experience an array […]

10 years ago
New Continental owners apply to open new pub on Ormskirk Road

The owners of a popular riverside pub in Preston could be expanding to a new site in the city centre. A planning application has been made by New Continental Properties […]

10 years ago
Heston’s Fantastical Food on Channel 4: Heston visits Preston

A reminder to watch the latest episode of Heston’s Fantastical Food show on Channel 4. The Massive Lunchbox. As previously reported in Blog Preston Heston Blumenthal visited Preston to film […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Northern Cookery Demo with Sean Wilson (Ex-Coronation Street’s Martin Platt)

Award winning Saddleworth Cheese Company is fronted by once Coronation Street regular Sean Wilson, who played Martin Platt and he will be in Preston once again to talk about the […]

10 years ago
Review: The Olive Press, Preston

The Olive Press Italian restaurant in Preston, with a kitchen headed by Paul Heathcote MBE, can be found in the centre of the city across from Winckley Square. Preston is […]

10 years ago
Last look at the Fox and Grapes pub in Preston

A final goodbye to the Fox and Grapes pub. I took the picture above shortly before all the signs were removed. Although the old Fox and Grapes boozer shut back […]

10 years ago
Preston Christmas Market

It’s officially called the Christmas Lancashire Market, it is really Preston’s festive farmers market. Taking place on the City’s historic Flag Market in the City centre the market opened today […]

10 years ago
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