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Drivers beware: fines for misuse of Preston bus lane start today

Fishergate Hill bus lane Drivers could receive a £60 penalty if they misuse a Preston city centre bus lane from today (Monday 20 January). The Fishergate Hill bus lane – from the junction with Strand Road […]

4 hours ago
How you can help shape Preston’s future creative and cultural life

Gold Thread Bobbins screenprinting workshops at The Birley What do you want Preston’s creative and cultural life to be like in 2032? That’s the question being asked of anyone involved in arts, creativity and culture in the city. […]

16 hours ago
Green light for restrictions to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital

Fairways and The Paddock New measures to tackle problem parking near Royal Preston Hospital have been agreed by Lancashire County Council following complaints from local residents. Most of the proposed restrictions focus on junctions and […]

1 day ago
Park and Ride bus stranded on Church Street island

The Park and Ride bus stuck in Church Street A Park and Ride bus has been stranded on a Church Street traffic island. The incident occurred on Saturday (18 January) at around 6.50pm outside EastZEast. The front of the […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston cinema to provide blankets and slippers to help banish Blue Monday gloom

Cinema-goers in the Vue Cinema recliners The third Monday of January has been dubbed the most miserable day of the year – but one Preston cinema is helping make sure customers have no need to succumb to sadness. […]

3 days ago
The Space Centre chosen as Charity of the Year for property group

Representatives from Portergate and The Space Centre A Preston-based property firm has chosen The Space Centre as its charity of the year. Portergate Property Management, based in Friargate Court, will forge links with The Space Centre to […]

3 days ago
Your chance to look inside the completed Union Lofts development this weekend

The Union Lofts will be throwing open the doors this weekend to showcase the £3.5m restoration of the former carriage works in Guildhall Street. Etc Urban is welcoming anyone interested […]

3 days ago
Preston businesses to be encouraged to pay the Real Living Wage

Harris lit in winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall An initiative to help Preston businesses become Real Living Wage employers will launch next week. ‘A real wage for Preston’ will be launched by Preston City Council at the Harris on Thursday 23 January. The aim is […]

3 days ago
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