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Chinese cultural celebration at the Harris Flights

Here’s some snaps from the latest cultural event at the Harris Flights. Bernie Blackburn was down there to snap the latest artistic treat at the temporary steps up to the […]

7 years ago
Cotswold fire for Preston Firefighters

Members of the Fire Bridge Union are striking over pensions Emergency services were called out yesterday for a suspected fire in the Cotswold outdoor clothing shop on Fishergate in Preston. Here are a couple of photos from the day. The […]

7 years ago
Pop goes Preston With New Night Time Bar and Venue

Recently refurbished Popworld has a number of nominations Opening on the former Reflex site on Church Street, Preston has a new night time bar and venue. Popworld will open its doors to the public on Friday 13 September […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Listing decision due early next week

The Bus Station and car park are in the brutalist style of architecture, popular in the 1960s A decision on whether to list Preston’s iconic Bus Station will be revealed next week, according to a Lancashire MP. Ben Wallace, who represents Wyre and Preston North, tweeted to […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement The mystery of Avenham and Miller Park’s boulders

A boulder in Miller Park The mystery of Preston’s boulder stones is being investigated. Local history magazine The Preston Magazine has launched an appeal to find out about the stones in Avenham and Miller Park. […]

7 years ago
Updated: Police cancel appeal as Ribbleton teenager Jessica Jacques is found

Updated 8.15pm. Lancashire Police have found Jessica safe and well in Avenham Park Police in Preston are appealing for information about a teenage girl who hasn’t been seen by her […]

7 years ago
Should the Harris Museum and Art Gallery have ever had steps?

The editor of BlogPreston, Ed Walker, recently asked me “Should the Harris have had steps?” This is a perfectly reasonable question in light of the Harris Flights which is a […]

7 years ago
Major roadworks underway on Fishergate

We reported back in August that a major project to make Preston’s main shopping street more pedestrian-friendly would lead to road closures and we warned motorists to expect disruption until […]

7 years ago
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