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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.

Light Night at the Harris

James Christy played acoustic numbers for visitors On Friday, the Harris opened its doors for Light Night – a night of fun entertainment and workshops. The evening was kicked off with members of the Broughton Music Academy […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station campaigners plan parade through city

A parade to save Preston’s Bus Station is being organised. Campaigners plan to march through the centre of the city to voice their opposition to the current proposals for demolition. […]

7 years ago
Pictured: Farewell to the Harris Flights

Stacked up and ready to go, the Flights were dismantled this week And then they were gone… Tony Worrall snapped the steps which made the Harris Flights possible being taken away. Four weeks of eclectic arts took place out the front of […]

7 years ago
Tim ‘big dawg’ Westwood at MACs Bar tonight

It’s ya boy, Westwood on his Fresher’s Tour 2013 Looking for somewhere to go tonight? Westwood, the most recognized Urban DJ in the UK is in Preston at MACs Bar, […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police appeal after attempted robbery in Avenham Park

Police are looking for information after a woman was punched in the face during an attempted robbery in Avenham Park. The 21-year-old had entered the park by the main road […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station in discussion at Brutal & Beautiful exhibition

While we wait for the delayed decision whether to list Preston’s iconic Bus Station, English Heritage has announced a new London based exhibition called Brutal & Beautiful. The Royal Institute […]

7 years ago
Late opening planned for Harris Museum and Art Gallery

The Harris Museum will be open this evening as part of a free night of entertainment. Light Night gives residents the chance to explore the Harris after work or school. […]

7 years ago
Weekend planned to explore Preston’s railway heritage

Railway enthusiasts and local history buffs will be offered a weekend to explore the history of Preston’s railways. The community heritage team at Lancashire County Council are offering the chance […]

7 years ago
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