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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.

Community film showings coming to Fishwick in December

Ghostbusters could be one of the cult classics shown at the screenings Films are set to be screened in an area of Preston which has been without a cinema for decades. Fishwick, which used to have three film theatres, will have movie […]

8 years ago
Woman rescued from fire at home in Fulwood

Preston station manager Shaun Walton tweeted a photo of fire engines at the scene Fire crews saved a woman from a fire in Fulwood on Monday afternoon. A team of fire fighters were dispatched at 3.53pm after a fire involving an electric fire in […]

8 years ago
Preston man jailed for firearms possession and Avenham sexual assault

Lancashire Police described the sexual assault carried out by Taylor as "horrific" A Preston man has been jailed for eight and a half years for firearms offences and a sexual assault in Avenham. Samuel Taylor, 29, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court […]

8 years ago
A success for spooky Halloween Sunday at Avenham & Miller Parks

Despite the awful rain and wind on Sunday, the ‘Spooky Halloween’ Event, held at the Avenham Park Pavilion and Miller Park, had a packed attendance and both parents and children […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus Station: City centre plans hint Preston City Council might be ready to invest

bus station inside A draft strategy for the centre of Preston has hinted the city council will support splashing the cash on the Bus Station. Since the building achieved grade II listing in […]

8 years ago
Dan Nightingale to headline Halloween special events at Korova

Dan Nightingale will headline an evening of comedy A city centre arts venue and cafe bar is preparing to welcome all things Halloween. Korova Arts Cafe & Bar on St Wilfrid Street started the spooky fun with Zombies […]

8 years ago
Free Preston city centre car parking announced for run-up to Christmas

Free parking in the run up to Christmas has been announced by Preston City Council. Shoppers will be able to park for free on certain days and evenings at city […]

8 years ago
Gated community plans for listed Fulwood building back before planning committee

The former Harris Orphanage on the Harris Knowledge Park A plan to add three new homes on the former Harris Orphanage site is returning to the council’s planning committee. Plans to develop the listed building site in Fulwood face […]

8 years ago
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