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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.

Roccia Preston showroom expansion enters final phase

Roccia showroom exterior Tile supplier Roccia is set to complete the final phase of its showroom expansion. Already the UK’s largest independent tile, bath and kitchen showroom, the development will see the shop […]

4 weeks ago
AA Rosette dining finally comes to Preston as Winckley Square restaurant scores award

One of the dishes at 263 Winckley Square restaurant 263 has been awarded two AA Rosettes just four months after opening. It means Mark O’Rourke’s fine dining restaurant is the only spot within eight miles of […]

4 weeks ago
Preston North End launches scheme to get more disabled people into football

Last weeks launch saw a great turn out for the Every Player Counts Campaign Preston North End Community and Education Trust (PNECET) has launched its Every Player Counts programme in partnership with the Sir Tom Finney Preston Soccer Centre. Every Player Counts is an […]

4 weeks ago
Preston Domestic Violence Services to increase support through ‘Tampon Tax’ funding

Nicola Danber and April Rankin, of UR Potential in Blackpool, who successfully applied for the first round of funding from the Lancashire Women’s Fund. Preston Domestic Violence Service (PDVS) has been awarded a £9,628 grant to increase the support it can offer women affected by domestic abuse. The money has been allocated through Lancashire […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Council to discuss how best to support its cash strapped nursery schools

Lancashire County Council has begun a consultation into how best to support its cash-strapped maintained nurseries – including Stoneygate Nursery in Preston. The nursery, in Lennox Street, is one of […]

1 month ago
Drivers beware: fines for misuse of Preston bus lane start today

Fishergate Hill bus lane Drivers could receive a £60 penalty if they misuse a Preston city centre bus lane from today (Monday 20 January). The Fishergate Hill bus lane – from the junction with Strand Road […]

1 month ago
Park and Ride bus stranded on Church Street island

The Park and Ride bus stuck in Church Street A Park and Ride bus has been stranded on a Church Street traffic island. The incident occurred on Saturday (18 January) at around 6.50pm outside EastZEast. The front of the […]

1 month ago
The Space Centre chosen as Charity of the Year for property group

Representatives from Portergate and The Space Centre A Preston-based property firm has chosen The Space Centre as its charity of the year. Portergate Property Management, based in Friargate Court, will forge links with The Space Centre to […]

1 month ago
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