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Covering the North, South, East, West and Centre of the city of Preston we aim to bring you news and information for the area near you in Preston. These areas do not follow the electoral boundaries of Preston City Council, which differ, especially since they were re-drawn.

In pictures: Photos of Preston Bus Station as a listed building

On Monday the Bus Station was confirmed as a grade II listed building, so we sent Paul Melling down to get some new photos of the building. Well, it hasn’t […]

8 years ago
Avenham Park pavilion: Catering firm signs ten year deal to operate The Pavilion Cafe

Avenham Park's pavilion A city centre park cafe ha been given a new name and a re-launch. The Pavilion Cafe at Avenham Park is now run by Tribourne Catering Services who have signed […]

8 years ago
Gated community plan for three new homes on Harris Knowledge Park faces objections

The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park Plans to develop a listed building site in Fulwood face objections from conservation groups and local residents. The owners of the Harris Knowledge Park have applied to the city council […]

8 years ago
Preston students to shop-til-they-drop at St George’s student lock-in

Crowds at last year's student lock-in One of Preston’s biggest shopping nights of the year is set to take place next week. The Student lock-in night at St Georges Shopping Centre will be held for the […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston newsagent has its opening hours and alcohol sales time cut

Friargate is seen as the second street of the city by many after Fishergate A Preston off-licence’s opening hours have been slashed by councillors. The city council’s licensing sub-committee chose to reduce the time Best One, or Friargate Newsagent, on Friargate, can open and […]

8 years ago
University Police launch UCLan student safety pages

Lancashire Police recently launched new social media pages on Twitter and Facebook with the aim of improving safety of UCLan students in Preston. As part of Lancashire Police’s 2013 Freshers […]

8 years ago
Pan catches fire at Deepdale home

Fire crews from Preston Fire Station have put out a kitchen fire in Deepdale. Crews were called to St Georges Road at 5.36pm and spent three hours putting out the […]

8 years ago
City centre stabbing CCTV images released as part of police appeal

Images of the man police would like to speak to. He was on Glovers Court before the incident. Police have released CCTV images of a man they wish to speak to in connection with a stabbing in the city centre. Officers were called to an incident on Fishergate […]

8 years ago
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