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.

Preston Pedals unites cycling groups ahead of Bike Week 2022

A family on a bike ride Pic: LaterJay Photography from Pixabay Preston Pedals has joined with local groups to encourage residents to ‘get on their bikes’ for Bike Week 2022. The organisation has united Friends of the Guild Wheel, Sustrans, and […]

2 weeks ago
The Harris to receive Ā£750k funding as project reaches ‘key milestone’

The Harris in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Councillors will meet to discuss the release of Ā£750,000 to The Re-Imagining the HarrisĀ project. The redevelopment of The Harris in Preston will take a significant step forward this week, with […]

2 weeks ago
New vet training facility to be built at UCLan’s Preston campus

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan is to create a four-storey veterinary medicine school on its Preston campus, making it the only facility of its kind in Lancashire. Subject to securing future planning permission, the […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Police looking to speak to these males in connection with a robbery

Police looking to speak to these males in connection with a robbery Preston Police are looking to speak to the males captured on CCTV about a robbery on Church Street in the city centre. On October 16 2021, Preston Police were called […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston flooring company pulls businesses together to support city church

Gainsborough flooring workers pictured after installing the substainable new flooring A Preston flooring company is bringing a number of local businesses together to support a church in the city centre. Gainsborough flooring is a family run business, for over 40 […]

3 weeks ago
Firefighters tackled fire at former BHS store in Fishergate

Firefighters were called out early on Sunday morning to a fire in the former BHS building in Preston city centre. On June 5 2022, four fire engines from Preston, Bamber […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan hosts matchmaking event for businesses and apprentices

UCLan's Student Centre and University Square Local employers and future apprentices are invited to matchmaking events hosted by The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). The events, taking place on the 29 and 30 June and the […]

3 weeks ago
New Miller Arcade restaurant name is confirmed

Mark O' Rourke outside his soon to be branded Bath House Bistro in the Miller Arcade, Preston Preston-based restaurant entrepreneur, invited the people of Lancashire to submit ideas for the name of his new restaurant – the winner of the competition, and the name of the new restaurant, have […]

3 weeks ago
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