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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.

Lazy Cat Cafe’s charity box is taken as owner releases CCTV

One of the women places a black shawl over the charity box Pic: Lazy Cat Cafe One of Preston city centre’s most popular cafes has been targeted by thieves. CCTV footage released by the Lazy Cat Cafe shows a charity box being taken. The box – […]

6 days ago
End of the road for Preston Youth Zone plans

A new view of the Youth Zone standing to one side of the Bus Station Preston will not have its own Youth Zone, it has been confirmed. Leaders say young people have been ‘let down by politicians’ after it emerged the Lancashire County Council has […]

7 days ago
Four places to help you get your zen back in Preston

Has your ‘get up and go’, got up and gone? Feeling tired, sluggish and ready for a change? Or perhaps you would like to treat aches and pains without popping […]

1 week ago
Park Hotel plans to restore it are moving forward

The Park Hotel stands overlooking Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Restoration work to revive what was one of Preston’s grandest hotels could soon move forward. The Park Hotel, overlooking Avenham and Miller Parks, is due to see a multi-million pound […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Warning after spate of burglaries in Avenham and Frenchwood

Jamea Masjid had a warning in its entranceway Pic: Mseedat10 Police have stepped up patrols in Frenchwood and Avenham after a string of burglaries. A city mosque had taken to warning its worshippers after Preston Police were criticised for inaction. […]

1 week ago
Concert featuring 269-year-old violin coming to Preston

Boris Bizjak and Lana Trotovšek Pic: Marco Borggreve A free concert at UCLan will mark the opening of the Russian-British Year of Music 2019. Three internationally-renowned musicians will play works by the likes of Sergei Prokofiev, Anton Hoffmeister, […]

1 week ago
Man wanted after attack on woman in Preston

Police are looking for a man in connection with an assault and theft in Preston. James Lowry, 29, has not been seen since the woman was attacked on December 30. […]

1 week ago
Preston InstaMeet IV is heading for the moon

The Museum of the Moon at the Lakes Alive event Everybody look at the moon! Preston InstaMeet is returning to the Harris for our fourth event, back to where it all started – but there’s a BIG difference. Hanging from […]

1 week ago
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