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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.

Residents and businesses invited to share their views on the Flood Risk Management Scheme

The Ribble in flood down at the Bullnose on Boxing Day Pic: Roger Goodwin Residents and businesses are invited to attend a number of events hosted by the Environment Agency to share their views on the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. […]

6 days ago
‘Switch off Eastenders’ and enjoy these UK indie theatre shows coming to Preston

Maria Ferguson Some of the UK’s most exciting independent theatre shows are coming to Preston this autumn. Events company Enjoy The Show is bringing the shows to the city as part of […]

3 weeks ago
How budding poets can share the fruits of their labour at this Preston poetry group

Jessica Sneddon recently performed at a Damson Poets event Pic: Christine Burke A Preston poetry group is giving budding poets a platform to share their work. Damson Poets meets at the Continental on the last Wednesday of each month. The group began […]

3 weeks ago
Johnny Cash and Elvis-inspired band to play the Continental

Doug Perkins and The Spectaculars on stage A band known for reinventing modern songs in a rockabilly style is coming to Preston. Doug Perkins and The Spectaculars will bring their high energy set of 1950s-inspired songs to […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Comedy show with hard-hitting message about Windrush is coming to Preston

L-R Tony McPherson, Andrew George, Deborah Colphon Nicola Gardner, stars of The Community Centre A multi-ethnic comedy show inspired by the Windrush scandal is coming to Preston. The Community Centre is stopping at The Continental on the way to Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Written by […]

2 months ago
UPDATE: Police trace man after alleged racial abuse in Broadgate

Police have identified a man they wanted to speak to after an allegation of racial abuse in Broadgate. A woman was racially abused and had her car damaged back in […]

2 months ago
Broadgate to see fourth night of police dispersal order in force

The area of Broadgate covered by the dispersal order Police are entering a fourth night of increased patrols in the Broadgate area of the city. A dispersal order has been in force since Wednesday (17 July) evening. It follows […]

3 months ago
Broadgate dispersal order issued due to anti-social behaviour issues

Police patrols are being stepped up in Broadgate Pic: 70023venus2009 Police say the behaviour of youths in the Broadgate area of the city has meant there is need for a dispersal order. The Section 34 order gives police the power […]

3 months ago
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