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Preston City Centre

The city centre includes the administrative and main shopping areas of the city. The city’s law courts are found here, police station, town hall and of course Preston Bus Station. The electoral ward is known as Town Centre despite the change to city status.

New mobile venue tent to host events across Preston city centre

Plans have been announced today for a striking new city centre event space in time for the summer – the first of Preston’s ‘Pop-Up’ projects. The MET – which stands […]

14 hours ago
‘Temporary’ Preston city centre car park will stay for another three years

A ‘temporary’ car park located in the St Matthew’s area of Preston will remain in place after a planning application requesting the extended use of land was approved by the […]

1 day ago
UCLan applies for further planning permission for Adelphi Square development

This is what the new public square will look like on what was the Adelphi roundabout The University of Central Lancashire has applied for further planning permission relating to its Adelphi Square development. The application is for works covering an area of more than 3,000 sq […]

2 days ago
Preston restaurants and bars excited to welcome people back on 17 May

Venues across Preston are about to join retail colleagues in re-opening their doors for indoor custom. Over 50 venues across the city centre will reopen from Monday, 17 May, welcoming […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Body Shop in Preston one of the first to join ‘refill revolution’

The Body Shop Preston's new refill station The Body Shop in Preston city centre has joined the ‘refill revolution’. The store, based in St George’s Shopping Centre, is one of the the global chain’s first branches to […]

5 days ago
Preston’s young people offered free team programme with the fire service

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Preston’s young people are being encouraged to sign up to a free 12-week programme with Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and The Prince’s Trust. The programme is open to 16 […]

5 days ago
Iconic Booths bridge apartment in Preston city centre goes on the market

Viewings are starting on the iconic bridge in Preston City Centre that is now part of a chic city centre apartment. The old Booths bridge has been transformed into a […]

5 days ago
Preston Markets says goodbye to The Biscuit Man at the Box Market

Preston’s Box Market in the City Centre will be saying farewell to the ‘Biscuit Man’ as they announce he will be vacating his spot in the City Centre. Read more: […]

6 days ago
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