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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.

Interfaith event arranged in Preston in response to controversial Netflix series

Royal Banquet Hall A community interfaith event is taking place in Preston in response to a controversial Netflix series. Messiah stars Michelle Monaghan as a CIA officer investigating a charismatic figure whose followers […]

3 weeks ago
Preston creatives – make your mark and get paid at this Flag Market event

Making a Mark 2018 Pic: Tony Worrall An open call is underway for Preston creatives to get involved in a huge art event this summer. The Making A Mark event takes place annually on the Flag Market, […]

3 weeks ago
Electric vehicle charge network is now live with 12 points across Preston

Drivers of electric vehicles can now find a place to park and plug-in when visiting most of Lancashire’s town centres thanks to a project to install 150 on-street charging points. […]

3 weeks ago
Discover your family history with these Lancashire Archives activities

Lancashire Record Office Lancashire Archives in Preston is putting on regular activities throughout 2020, to help local people discover their inner historian. This year marks the 80th anniversary of Lancashire Archives, which is based […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement New urban art celebrates Preston’s rich heritage

The finished mural at Slingers A new piece of urban art is celebrating Preston’s rich heritage. The mural has been created at Slingers Ironmongers by Preston-born graffiti artist Shawn Sharpe. It features some of the […]

4 weeks ago
Taste test: How Preston’s new Turkish restaurant gives more than just a Taste of Turkey

The leftovers An authentic Turkish restaurant called A Taste of Turkey has opened just at 22 Manchester Road in Avenham. Husband and wife team Gue and Hakan moved from Istanbul to Preston […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Book Group has a new venue – and will soon host bestselling authors

A Preston Book Group meeting Preston Book Group has a new city centre venue for its monthly meet ups. The group will now meet at The Larder in Lancaster Road. The first meeting at the […]

4 weeks ago
DJ Todd Terry will be performing at Prestfest 2020

New York. Ibiza. Preston. Godfather of house music Todd Terry has announced he will be performing at the fifth anniversary Prestfest when it returns to the Flag Market on Saturday […]

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