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The Flag Market is within the centre of Preston, the central square it is faced onto by the Harris Museum and Art Gallery amongst other buildings

City centre bar welcomes action on anti-social behaviour as Preston Police deal with ‘numerous youths’

Preston Bus Station at night Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston city centre bar has welcomed action on anti-social behaviour as police have revealed the results of the first night of a dispersal order. The order has been put […]

4 months ago
Dispersal order in place in Preston city centre following anti-social behaviour

The area of Preston city centre covered by the dispersal order A dispersal order is in place in Preston city centre following recent anti-social behaviour. Preston Police enforced the Section 34 order (Anti-social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014) from 6pm […]

4 months ago
Baby Jesus is missing from Preston’s nativity scene

Preston nativity scene Pic: Tony Worrall Update: A local resident yesterday (Tuesday 22 December) found the missing Baby Jesus figurine lying against a tree next to the Preston Nativity scene. Baby Jesus is missing from Preston’s […]

5 months ago
In pictures: Preston Christmas Lights Switch On 2021

Preston Christmas Lights Switch on 2021 Pic: Michael Porter Photography A huge crowd gathered on the Flag Market for the 2021 Christmas Lights Switch On last night (Saturday 20 November). Revellers were entertained by a line-up of performers including CBeebies’ […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement ‘Courageous’ and ‘inspiring’ youngster Abigail is Preston’s Switch On Star

Abigail McKenzie Brave youngster Abigail McKenzie has been chosen as the winner of Preston’s Switch On Star competition. Together with the organisers of the Christmas Lights Switch On, Preston BID, we selected […]

6 months ago
In pictures: Preston marks Remembrance Sunday 2021

Remembrance Sunday 2021 01 Pic: Michael Porter Photography Preston city centre fell quiet under blue skies today (14 November) for this year’s Remembrance Sunday event. Following a short parade from Earl Street to the Flag Market, a large crowd gathered […]

6 months ago
Sexual violence campaign event planned for Preston Flag Market

The Harris and the Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall On Tuesday, November 9 at the Flag Market in Preston there will be an event to raise awareness of sexual violence. Using art, music, stalls and survivor stories and led […]

7 months ago
We’re looking for someone to light up Preston

Are you our Switch On star In partnership with the organisers of the Christmas Lights Switch On, Preston BID, we are seeking nominations for a Proud Prestonian to switch on the city’s Christmas lights. The event, […]

7 months ago
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