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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

Former Sumners pub site sees new apartments plan lodged

The heavy machinery at work at the Sumners site Pic: Chris66092274 Plans have been lodged for new apartments at the Sumners public house, associated beer garden and car park in 195 Watling Street Road, which was demolished in October 2018. It […]

1 month ago
Review: Going back to our ropey roots at this Friargate venue

The Roper Hall pizza The next eatery with outside seating in Blog Preston’s series of summer reviews is The Roper Hall in Preston City Centre. A long-standing watering hole in Friargate near UCLan, it […]

1 month ago
Lostock Hall pub to be renamed and see major makeover

The Pleasant retreat to be renamed The Tap & Barrell A major refurbishment is expected for a landmark Lostock Hall pub, with work scheduled to start once a permanent licensee has been recruited. The £190,000 investment by Heineken-owned Star Pubs […]

2 months ago
Fire-ravaged former pub in Hoghton to be redeveloped as offices

A pub destroyed by a fire will be transformed into the new headquarters of Lancashire business Kingswood Homes. The plans to demolish the derelict former Grill and Grain at the […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: It’s all about the sprouts at this Bretherton buffet restaurant

The Blue Anchor carvery The next eatery with outside seating in Blog Preston’s series of summer reviews is The Blue Anchor in Bretherton, Leyland.  Known for its buffet-style dining, it also has a huge garden […]

2 months ago
Excitement as Preston Mowgli opens online booking

Preston Mowgli 'coming soon' sign Pic: Instagram / @mowglistreetfood Online booking is available for Mowgli Street Food ahead of the Miller Arcade restaurant’s opening date. The popular Indian street food chain will launch in what used to be French Connection […]

2 months ago
Old Leyland Gates pub reopens after refurbishment

A popular pub has reopened for the first time since 2020 following a six-figure refurb. The Old Leyland Gates on Golden Hill Lane, Leyland, has been fitted out with an […]

2 months ago
Historic Preston pub given protection

Real fires and cosy rooms at The Black Horse. Pic Lisa Brown A Preston pub has been upgraded to a grade II* building as part of a project to help save rare historic pub interiors. The Black Horse in Friargate, is amongst […]

2 months ago
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