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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

Ice-cream queen: Penwortham’s very own Kirsty Henshaw

kirsty henshaw with peter jones What were you doing a year ago? Probably something uneventful, unmemorable and just plain ordinary. But if you were to ask Kirsty Henshaw what she was doing, her answer may […]

11 years ago
Opinion: Why you should vote for Preston Market

Candid view of a pie counter in Preston's Indoor Market Preston has been entered into a national competition to be crowned the best market in Britain, and here’s why we at Blog Preston think it should win. Blog Preston want […]

11 years ago
Withy Trees pub given ‘dream’ refurbishment

The Withy Trees pub has been given a fresh lease of life thanks to a new ownership and refurbishment. Situated on Lytham Road, Fulwood, the pub had been in a […]

11 years ago
Feature: Local food in Lancashire

Locally sourced food has become a hot topic in recent years. As people become more conscious about what they eat and how far it’s travelled to get to their table, […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Recommended Chippies in Preston

A couple of weeks ago, Rachel Tarlan, a freelance designer and illustrator based in Manchester, tweeted this: Can anyone recommend the best place to get fish and chips in Preston, […]

12 years ago
Late night shopping during Christmas period

Looking for the 2011 Christmas shopping times? Click here for all the details on the late night shopping, free parking and Christmas Market Preston’s city centre shops will stay open […]

12 years ago
Old Pubs of Preston – Black Horse and The Academy

Some months ago a pledge to examine various pubs in Preston was made here. This article follows an introductory post which sums up the rich heritage behind Preston's drinking establishments. Modernity witnesses the country's pub numbers drop in the face of plummeting sales. This article examines two widely contrasting pubs in Preston's town centre.

12 years ago
Upcoming gigs in Preston

A variety of reasonably big names hit Preston throughout the rest of this month, but quantity is far and few between. Today, Saturday 16 sees the launch of Preston new […]

12 years ago
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