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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.

Vision for Winckley Square is revealed in new drawings

Pavements would be widened to make it easier to navigate the Square New designs show the vision for the Winckley Square area of the city. They have been on display in the Square as part of the Winckley Square Weekender on Friday […]

8 years ago
In Pictures: Winckley Weekender on Saturday

Following on from a successful Friday showing the Winckley Weekend moved into Saturday. Saturday¬†featured more stalls and more fun. On the side streets off Fishergate we had classic cars, funfairs, […]

8 years ago
Recap: Winckley Square Weekender on Saturday

Cannon Street with bunting and stalls We had¬†live updates from the Saturday of the Winckley Square Weekender festival. There are food stalls, entertainment and much more planned throughout the day. You can see our timetable of […]

8 years ago
Belladonna’s Boudoir open on Cannon Street

A unique fashion outlet is set to debut in Preston this weekend. As part of the Winckley Weekender Belladonna‚Äôs Boudoir will have a Grand Opening on Saturday 3 May with […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Collapsed sewer closes city centre street

Essential road works close city centre street For the next week, until 7 May, Christ Church Street will be closed to traffic. United Utilities have taken out repair work at […]

8 years ago
New Friargate taxi rank due to be approved to operate from 8pm

Concerns had been raised about taxis obstructing bus stops on Friargate A new taxi rank on Friargate is set to be given the nod to operate from 8pm every night. The city council has put forward a proposal for the new […]

8 years ago
Final farewell to Preston poet Martin Lucas

Martin Lucas has not been seen since late on Saturday evening A funeral was held yesterday as friends, colleagues and relatives paid tribute to Martin Lucas. Martin disappeared from his home on Fishergate Hill in March and after a police search […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square Weekender: Watch Paul Heathcote on the food festival

Paul Heathcote Preston chef Paul Heathcote who runs the Olive Press in Winckley Square talked to us about the festival. The Winckley Square Weekender is two days of food, fashion, events and […]

8 years ago
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