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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.

In Pictures: Winckley Weekender Fashion Show

Mary-Kate modelling at the Winckley Square Weekender The Winckley Weekend transformed part of Preston city centre in an attempt to bring back a flavour of the hugely successful Preston Guild 2012. One of the highlights of the […]

8 years ago
In Pictures: The Winckley Weekender on Friday

The Winckley Weekender is here. Cannon Street, Guildhall Street and the surrounding area sees vintage stalls, a students fashion show, street performers, street traders selling cooked food, and live music. […]

8 years ago
Preston Guild University Technical College: Prestonians asked if they support council plan

The University Technical College would offer courses backed by industry The city council is carrying out a survey to see what local feeling is like for its proposed Preston University Technical College. The Guild Technical College, as it would be […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square Weekender: What’s on and when at festival

A sun bird will hover above Winckley Square Winckley Square is about to be transformed for two days of food and entertainment. The Winckley Square Weekender takes place on Preston’s historic Georgian Square but also on the surrounding […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston in the Picture: May Desktop Calendar Miller Park Tulips

Tulips in Miller Park This month’s desktop calendar captures the vibrant colour of Spring in Preston’s Miller Park. The gardeners have done a great job and the park has been a blaze of colour […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station transferred to Lancashire County Council for £1

Preston City Council has transferred Preston Bus Station to the county council for £1. In December last year the city council decided to approve a deal with County Hall for […]

8 years ago
Police warning after more distraction thefts in Preston city centre

Police have issued a further warning about distraction thefts in Preston city centre. Preston Police tweeted there had been another theft of a smartphone from a pub in the city. […]

8 years ago
Run Preston 2014: Date set for the Preston 10k and 5k race

Runners heading down towards Avenham Park Hundreds of runners will be expected to take to the streets of Preston for the annual Run Preston event. Sunday 28 September 2014 sees a 10k, 5k and 2k run […]

8 years ago
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