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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.

Former Royal Preston Hospital nurse makes great strides for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

A former staff nurse has raised over £1,600 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation over Christmas by completing Preston’s seventh annual Cheeky Santa Dash. Coronavirus restrictions meant this year’s dash had to […]

7 days ago
University of Central Lancashire announces annual literature festival line-up

The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) annual literature festival for young adults and children will take place online with a bumper-packed line up of free online workshops and panel events. […]

1 week ago
Stagecoach new bus times for lockdown 3 in Preston and South Ribble

A Stagecoach bus Following the government advice to limit non-essential travel, Stagecoach has made temporary changes to its bus services in South Lancashire. This means a reduced timetable will operate across the region […]

1 week ago
New hotel above Angelo’s and Stratos in Preston city centre planned

Angelo's restaurant, Pic: Google Plans have been submitted to turn the second floor of Angelo’s and Stratos restaurants and bars into a hotel. The application states it is to change the use from staff […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Further arrest made in Sarmad Al-Saidi murder investigation

Sarmad Al-Saidi was attacked during Wednesday 23 December Pic: Preston Police Lancashire police have made a further arrest in relation to a murder of a teenager in Preston. A 25-year-old man was arrested at an address in Preston this morning (Tuesday […]

1 week ago
All of the Covid cycle lanes for Preston and South Ribble have now been scrapped

The temporary cycle lane in Winckley Square Temporary cycle lanes were introduced around areas of Preston to encourage social distancing. However, they have now all been removed from Preston due to less usage during the colder weather. […]

1 week ago
Preston City Council releases updates on business grants during lockdown 3

Inside Preston Town Hall there is much head scratching over the way forward financially Pic: Tony Worrall Businesses that have been impacted, or had to close, due to covid-19 could be eligible to financial support. Preston council has released an update confirming that if a business has […]

1 week ago
Lancashire police’s full response to Covid rule breakers

Over the weekend multiple coronavirus breaches were reported which included a gym operating, some pubs open and house parties. More than 360 breaches were recorded and over 100 tickets issued. […]

1 week ago
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