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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.

Odeon and Evoque fire update given by Preston City Council

Demolition crew moving in after fire at former nightclub Pic: Shane King After the fire last month at the former Evoque nightclub and Odeon cinema on Church Street, the site is still being cleared of the emergency demolition works. Barriers are still […]

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Preston City Council issue warning over giant hogweed

The hogweed coming through the railings Pic: Twintoo0 Giant hogweed is an invasive species which can cause painful burns, make your skin sensitive to strong sunlight and cause blindness if in contact with eyes. Preston City Council has […]

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Large art installation in Preston urges people to be the change they want to see

The C'EST NE PAS DE L'ART installation at the Flag Market Pic: Tim Saunders A large art installation in Preston has urged people to ‘be the change they want to see’. Local artist Tim Saunders – aka Timsperspectiveart – set up the artwork in […]

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Celebrating pre-loved and vintage clothing in Preston

Aimee Johnson As the warmer days arrive, and we change to summer clothing, it’s a good time to think about the impact of clothing on the environment. With new, cheaply made clothing […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Second-hand market adds extra Preston Outdoor Market slot

The Second-Hand Market will be operating with an additional Thursday slot at Preston Markets. The market hasn’t been held for two years and from Thursday 23rd June, it will be […]

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Police continue to question two men over Deepdale murder

Lee Dawson Two men continue to be questioned by detectives investigating the death of Lee Dawson in Preston last week. The men, aged 20 and 29, remain in custody while enquiries continue […]

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Train strike Preston: Northern, Avanti and Transpennine Express issue service updates

Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford Strike action will affect a number of rail companies during the week, with strikes taking place on Tuesday 21, Thursday 23 and Saturday 25 June. The strikes are expected to […]

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Flag to be raised for Armed Forces Day in Preston

Armed Forces Day flag Lancashire County Council is raising a special Armed Forces Day flag at County Hall in Preston today (Monday 20 June). The flag shows support and appreciation for the contribution made […]

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