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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.

Opinion: Where do we go from here for Preston’s listed bus station?

Stamp of approval: The Bus Station is now grade II listed Well, well, well, what a week it’s been! (and it’s only Wednesday) The latest episode in Preston’s long running bus station saga unfolded creating a storm of local and national […]

8 years ago
Matt Stanton discusses social media at The Preston Social

The PrestonSocial held an event at the Continental Hotel, Broadgate, Preston on the evening of 24th September 2013. Hosted by Tom Stables of the 3ManFactory, The evening commenced with a […]

8 years ago
Top things to do in Preston and beyond: Covering Wed 25 September – Tue 1 October

Students throng the halls of the St George's Centre Here’s a 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 weekend […]

8 years ago
Preston Guild Hall: Simon Rigby and partners to make bid for the venue and reveal plans to build a hotel

An artists impression of how the rennovated frontage of the Guild Hall could look Preston’s Guild Hall could be sold into private hands as a group led by multi-millionaire Simon Rugby is poised to put in a bid to own and run the building. […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement From Ibiza to Preston: Radio 1 DJ Danny Howard at 53 Degrees

Hot on the decks after the visit to Preston of the bid dawg ex BBC DJ Tim Westwood last week comes soon to be turntable superstar and currently the most […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Preston council leader and Save the Bus Station campaigner spar on Radio Lancs

preston bus station The future of Preston’s Bus Station has been debated on BBC Radio Lancashire following the announcement of its listed status. Leader of Preston City Council Peter Rankin and Save the […]

8 years ago
Reaction: Preston Bus Station secures grade II listed status

The city council and English Heritage disagree on the cost of restoring the Bus Station Preston Bus Station is the hot topic today as culture minister Ed Vaizey granted it grade II listed status. The building splits Prestonian opinion down the middle, with some loving […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Minister grants building grade II listed status

It’s third time lucky for Preston Bus Station. It has been confirmed as a grade II listed building, making it a building of national importance and special interest. Bus Station […]

8 years ago
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