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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.

In pictures: World of dance takes over the Harris Flights

Phil Kaila, a World Champion Salsa dancer entertained the crowds on the Harris Flights this weekend with a lively celebration of ‘World Dance’. Phil, who runs dance classes in the North […]

6 years ago
Official Presentation of the Guild Time Capsule

At 11.50am on Saturday 24th August, the Mayor of Preston, Councillor Veronica Afrin, was in attendance at the Harris Flights to officially present the Guild prototype Time Capsule to the […]

6 years ago
In pictures: Harris Flights enjoys arts performances on second weekend

A second weekend of events at the Harris Flights has been taking place. The temporary steps, leading from the Flag Market to the Harris Museum, are playing host to a […]

6 years ago
Council appoints heritage guru to help win Winckley Square funding

winckley square A heritage project has a new man to lead it after Preston City Council appointed Paul Crowther. The city council are attempting to secure almost £1 million to put towards […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Body recovered from the River Ribble at Avenham Park

A body has been recovered from the River Ribble. Police and other emergency services have been on the riverbank at Avenham Park since just before 3pm according to an eyewitness. […]

6 years ago
Guild time capsule prototype to be on display at the Harris Flights

A prototype of the Guild Time capsule will be taken up the Harris Flights and installed in the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Staff and students at the University of […]

6 years ago
Top things to do in and around Preston: Covering Wed 21 August – Tue 27 August

Time for our weekly look at some top things to do in and around Preston for the week ahead. We’re publishing this on a Wednesday lunchtime so it previews the […]

6 years ago
The Preston Social: Next event to be a Tweetup taking over the Harris Flights

The Harris Flights are set to be taken over by Preston’s Twitter community on Tuesday 27 August. The Preston Social, a monthly digital meetup in the city, have arranged for […]

6 years ago
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