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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.

Something for everyone at new Harris four seasons exhibition

A crisp day on the Flag Market with the Harris Museum in the background. Pic: @jg_hickey There is something for everyone at the Harris this spring with four exciting new exhibitions, from local history to newly-made art.  The spring exhibitions allow visitors the chance to see […]

1 week ago
Council ‘considering options’ to prevent repeat of Church Street bus incident

Church Street street furniture Lancashire County Council say they are considering their options after a bus became stranded on a Church Street traffic island last month. On 18 January we reported how a Stagecoach […]

2 weeks ago
Passionate about Preston? This campaign wants your views about life in the city

The people of Preston are being asked to share their thoughts on life in the city at a pop up event at the Harris. The week-long event – titled #whatsyourpreston – is asking […]

2 weeks ago
Review: Kaspa’s dessert delivery turns out to be a bit crepe

Kaspa's Choco-tella hazelnut chocolate spread waffle with strawberries Next up in our review series – Best and Worst Preston Takeaways According to Just Eat – is Kaspa’s, situated on the ring road in Preston city centre. It has […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement The ‘puparazzi’ are coming to Avenham Park for dog photography workshops

Participants photographing a pooch on the first CatsDog workshop The next generation of puparazzi is being trained in Avenham Park thanks to a series of dog photography workshops. The workshops are being run by CatsDog, the Preston-based dog photographers. […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Markets café up for national award

Julie Fausset, owner of Brew + Bake A Preston Markets café has been shortlisted for a national award. Brew + Bake is one of three finalists in the Environmental Sustainability category of the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards, an annual […]

2 weeks ago
Struggling Friargate businesses offered lifeline by local businessman

Friargate businesses impacted by UCLan Masterplan roadworks have been offered a lifeline by a local businessman. Shops and services on the usually bustling street have seen business drop off since it […]

2 weeks ago
Roads closed, fields flooded and a cancelled concert – Storm Ciara takes its toll on Preston

Preston has battened down the hatches as Storm Ciara battered the region. Five flood warnings are currently in place across Preston. They are: Salmesbury, by the Tickled Trout Higher Walton […]

3 weeks ago
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