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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.

Winckley Square regeneration moves a step closer with funding award

Winckley Square is a haven for office workers during the summer lunchtimes Plans to revive and protect Winckley Square’s heritage have moved a step closer. The Heritage Lottery Fund have granted £22,500 to the project which wants to bid for £1 million […]

8 years ago
Illegal workers arrested in Preston

Two illegal workers were discovered by Home Office immigration enforcement officers in Preston this week. Working on a tip off UK Border Agency officers paid a visit to popular student […]

8 years ago
Lunchtime traffic chaos in city centre

Part of Preston City Centre was brought to a standstill today by thoughtless van drivers enjoying Tuesdays car boot sale. Traffic, including many heavy goods vehicles, taxis and cars blocked […]

8 years ago
Updated: Police close off part of Preston car park after alleged sexual assault

Updated at 7.41pm: Lancashire Police have launched an investigation into an alleged sexual assault in a Preston car park. The Market Street car park was cordoned off as detectives investigate […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement West View and Fulwood Leisure Centre gyms closed as improvement work begins

fulwood leisure centre Fulwood Leisure Centre’s first floor gym and squash court is now closed for eight weeks. A new mezzaine floor is being created at the centre to house a new dance […]

8 years ago
Extension application for council wind mast on Preston Dock

Wind turbines could become a feature of the Docklands landscape A council plan to put up an 80m wind turbine in Preston’s Docklands is going back before councillors. Plans were approved in June last year for the mast to be […]

8 years ago
Preston Volunteer Treasure Hunt 2014

Are you interested in volunteering, want to help people and have fun? The Preston Volunteer Treasure Hunt arranged by Age Concern Central Lancashire gives you the opportunity to hunt for […]

8 years ago
Preston grill restaurant Sticky Chops closed down?

Sticky Chops. Another casualty of the current financial climate? If you are popping into the city for a quick bite to eat and fancy a great burger or grilled chicken […]

8 years ago
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