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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.

Friargate newsagent to face losing licence after underage booze sales

Police photo of smashed bottles near Friargate newsagent A Preston newsagent will have its licence reviewed this week by councillors. Lancashire Police have requested a review of Best One and its sale of alcohol after alleging a number […]

8 years ago
MacMillan Coffee Morning colours Cannon Street green

This September 27 is the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. MacMillan Cancer Support have organised their biggest fundraising event of the year. People across the country will hold a coffee morning […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Continental hosts its eleventh beer festival

Kegs at the Conti beer festival The Continental has been drunk dry after another successful real ale and cider festival. Down on South Meadow Lane drinkers enjoyed a wide selection of beers, ciders and perrys as […]

8 years ago
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 […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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. […]

8 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 […]

8 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, […]

8 years ago
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 […]

8 years ago
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