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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.

Fishergate roadworks: Six gum trees planted along shopping street

The new look Fishergate As the first phase of the Fishergate roadworks draw to a close, the county council has been showing off their newly planted trees. Alongside the new shared space for drivers […]

8 years ago
New steakhouse opens in Preston City Centre

NYC Steakhouse and Grill opens 13 June on Church Street. Following the trend for BBQ style American wholesome grub the new steakhouse is looking to provide Preston with a big […]

8 years ago
Not over yet: Still to play live at 53 Degrees in 2014

The Subways 20 May 2008 in The Venue A 53 Degrees favourite, this was shot during The Subways' second appearance at the venue, filling The Venue after playing to a small crowd in The Club just nine months earlier. While 53 Degrees may be shutting its doors in 2015 with no more big gigs or shows for the public – there’s still a fair bit of live music to […]

8 years ago
Mayor to lead Preston Cenotaph re-dedication service

Old Post Office building, behind the Cenotaph, will be a walk-in centre Preston’s new mayor Nick Pomfret leads the re-dedication of the Preston Cenotaph on Friday. Councillor Pomfret will take on one of his first engagements since becoming mayor to lead the […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Volunteer turn out to tidy up Highgate Wood in Fulwood

Beavers, cubs and scouts join volunteers Preston and District Scouts group braved the wet conditions over the weekend for a community event. Scouts, cubs and beavers turned out for the event in Highgate Wood on Saturday. […]

8 years ago
Police investigate cycle rage incident on Guild Wheel

Lancashire Police are asking for help after a cyclist is assaulted on the Guild Wheel. In what looks like a ‘cycle rage‘ incident, a 20 year old bike rider was […]

8 years ago
Mystery of the missing Preston Dock door handles

A recent Facebook discussion raised concern when it was discovered the ornate brass door handles of a Preston building went missing. The marvelous gold looking boat shaped handles, seen above, […]

8 years ago
Dangerous dogs seized as police raid homes across Preston

Six dogs have been seized as police raided homes across Preston on Wednesday morning. Lancashire Police took the dogs away under the dangerous dog act. It followed tip-offs about suspected […]

8 years ago
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