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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.

Mowgli owner announces lease signed on new Preston restaurant

Nisha Katona on Sunday Brunch Mowgli’s owner has announced that the Indian street food chain will be opening in Miller Arcade in Preston City Centre. Nisha Katona took to Twitter to share the news yesterday […]

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Penwortham high school students take part in ‘Hike to Help’ initiative for St Catherine’s Hospice

Students from Penwortham Girls’ High School raised £2,505 for St Catherine’s Hospice during a charity walk this summer. During the summer term, students and staff raised funds for the Lostock […]

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Preston’s The Continental to host Steve Barker’s ‘On the Wire’ radio show celebration

The Continental is hosting a celebration for BBC Radio Lancashire’s Steve Barker this weekend. On Sunday 19 September, from 2pm until 9.30pm, musicians will gather at the Preston restaurant for […]

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Aerial pictures show progress on The Exchange development in Preston city centre

Proposed look of The Exchanged. Pic: Heaton Group The Heaton Group has released a photo showing the foundations of The Exchange development in Preston. The photo, tweeted 14 September, offers a bird’s eye view of the foundations, where […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Gavin Renshaw’s first Paint Preston mural spotted on Boltons Court

The first Paint Preston mural has appeared on the side of T. Snape Printers and Co on Boltons Court. Created by artist Gavin Renshaw as part of a new street […]

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The Last Suppers photography exhibition captures life in Preston’s traditional pubs and social clubs

For the past few years, a local photographer has been documenting life in Preston’s traditional pubs and social clubs. The resulting images have just gone on display in The Harris […]

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Woman’s eye socket fractured in four places after being punched by man in Preston city centre bar

Hartleys Wine Bar Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Police are appealing for information following a serious assault on a couple who were on a night out in Preston city centre. The incident occurred at around 12.30am on […]

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Preston City Council reports ‘potentially damaging’ Sun Hotel fake news post

The Sun Hotel in Friargate has a score of one-star at present Pic: Tony Worrall Preston City Council yesterday reported a Facebook post claiming that The Sun Hotel had closed due to a ‘Loravirus’ outbreak. The post, made by the page Social Distancing Enforcement England, […]

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