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.

Fire crews tackle blaze at Linton Street home

The roof of the Linton Street home has been destroyed Fire crews have been called to a house fire on Linton Street. They received the call around 3.23pm and five fire engines were deployed to the scene. Preston station manager […]

7 years ago
Top things to do in and around Preston: Covering Wednesday 4 September – Tuesday 10 September

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 […]

7 years ago
Review: A Performance Of Visio At The Harris Flights

On Monday evening 2nd September 2013, BlueStreak Arts in collaboration with Bordello Theatre gave a superb performance of a production called Visio. It was staged at the Harris Flights in […]

8 years ago
Wetherspoons lodges plans to convert former TSB Bank into pub

Formerly The Savings Bank on Church Street, it could become a new pub The former TSB Bank on Church Street could be re-opening as a Wetherspoons. Built in 1905 the bank has been closed since late 2004 and is listed. Wetherspoons, one of […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: Harris lit up as part of Harris Flights

One of the displays projected onto the side of the Harris The Harris Museum and Art Gallery was lit up in what was a display of images from Preston’s past, present and future. The light show is part of the Harris […]

8 years ago
Preston city centre study claims more quality high-street stores and leisure activities needed

fishergate Preston needs more high-quality retail and leisure space in the city centre, according to a new study. A study by Deloitte LLP, commissioned by Preston City Council, says the next […]

8 years ago
Outdoor film screenings confirmed for the Harris Flights

Ghostbusters will be one of the films shown on the Harris Flights The results of the outdoor cinema showings vote has been revealed. Some classic films will be shown on the Harris Flights on Friday 13 September and Saturday 14 September. Classic […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Celebration of African culture at the Harris Flights

A fashion show at the Harris Flights turned into an impromptu carnival of dance and music as the audience joined in the celebration. The guys where strutting their stuff in […]

8 years ago
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