News and information about the Broadgate area of Preston, Lancashire. Although part of the Riversway electoral ward, Broadgate is very close to the city centre and is an area of housing that spills down Fishergate Hill towards the River Ribble.

Riverside Vintage returns to the Conti

Riverside Vintage event coming to New Continental Fanatical about the Fifties? Sixties more your style? Or maybe you love all things seventies? Riverside Vintage will return to the New Continental […]

2 weeks ago
A chance to say what Preston should be like in years to come

We're not really sure what's going on in this picture! It's an image of Preston's future from the SWAT Studio We’re not really sure what’s going on in this picture! It’s an image of Preston’s future from the SWAT Studio How Preston could look in years to come is to […]

3 weeks ago
Unique audio-visual show coming to Preston

The Addictive TV DJs in action The Addictive TV DJs in action An audiovisual sampling extravaganza is coming to Preston. Addictive TV’s Orchestra of Samples takes more than 200 musicians from 30 countries and brings them […]

4 weeks ago
Police release picture of Preston man wanted for knifepoint robbery

Dominic Battiniello Dominic Battiniello A man is being hunted by police after a pensioner was robbed at knifepoint in the Broadgate area of the city. Update: Police said Battiniello was found at […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Road closures confirmed for City of Preston 10k

Dozens of roads will be closed throughout Sunday morning as the city’s 10k road race returns. Lancashire County Council has confirmed which streets are to be shut off during the […]

2 months ago
One Voice Community Choir to perform at Preston concert for peace

One Voice Community Choir in action One Voice Community Choir in action Preston will join together for a concert to mark 100 years since Armistice Day. One Voice Community Choir are singing at the Community Concert […]

2 months ago
It’s a decade since The Continental was reborn

The Continental in South Meadow Lane Pic: Paul Melling The Continental in South Meadow Lane Pic: Paul Melling It’s ten years since a cultural and drinking rebirth began for one Preston pub. The ‘New’ Continental began its resurrection in […]

3 months ago
Search underway for missing Preston man Thomas Dixon

Thomas Dixon Thomas Dixon Police have released a picture of a missing Preston man. Update: Police say Thomas has been found safe and well. The public are thanked for sharing the appeal. […]

3 months ago
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