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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.

Recap: Winckley Square Weekender on Saturday

Cannon Street with bunting and stalls We had¬†live updates from the Saturday of the Winckley Square Weekender festival. There are food stalls, entertainment and much more planned throughout the day. You can see our timetable of […]

8 years ago
Belladonna’s Boudoir open on Cannon Street

A unique fashion outlet is set to debut in Preston this weekend. As part of the Winckley Weekender Belladonna‚Äôs Boudoir will have a Grand Opening on Saturday 3 May with […]

8 years ago
Collapsed sewer closes city centre street

Essential road works close city centre street For the next week, until 7 May, Christ Church Street will be closed to traffic. United Utilities have taken out repair work at […]

8 years ago
New Friargate taxi rank due to be approved to operate from 8pm

Concerns had been raised about taxis obstructing bus stops on Friargate A new taxi rank on Friargate is set to be given the nod to operate from 8pm every night. The city council has put forward a proposal for the new […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Final farewell to Preston poet Martin Lucas

Martin Lucas has not been seen since late on Saturday evening A funeral was held yesterday as friends, colleagues and relatives paid tribute to Martin Lucas. Martin disappeared from his home on Fishergate Hill in March and after a police search […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square Weekender: Watch Paul Heathcote on the food festival

Paul Heathcote Preston chef Paul Heathcote who runs the Olive Press in Winckley Square talked to us about the festival. The Winckley Square Weekender is two days of food, fashion, events and […]

8 years ago
Businesses join hangout event in Winckley Square

Businesses from across Preston came together in the sunshine Representatives from more than 80 businesses turned out in Winckley Square for a networking event. Under blue skies and sunshine the event billed as the Winckley Square Business Hangout saw […]

8 years ago
New convenience store on Fishergate

New high street convenience store due to open on Fishergate. With the talk of a proposed new Sainsburys Local and Tesco Express to be built at the West end of […]

8 years ago
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