Menu

Broadgate

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.

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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year ago
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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

1 year 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 […]

2 years ago
Beer list confirmed for The Continental Beer Festival 19

Sunshine at the Conti Beer Festival in 2017 Preston’s biggest beer festival makes its return after a two year hiatus from Thursday (18 July). The Continental has confirmed its beer and live music line up for the four-day […]

2 years ago
Police want to trace Ashton man who failed to appear in court over burglary charges

Aidan Craigie A warrant has been issued to trace a 19-year-old wanted in connection with a number of burglaries. Preston Police say Aidan Craigie, also known as Carter, failed to attend Preston […]

2 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Blue sky reflections ovre the river at PrestonBroadgate bridge at nightCanal reflections at PrestonThe Continental pub at nightEmpty bench at Haslam Park, PrestonClassic view of Preston's Harris MuseumTree lined at Miller Park, PrestonAfter the robbery on Lune Street, Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.