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.

Memorial to Preston soldier in Friargate bookshop

A poignant reminder of the Great War and the effect on a Preston family. The framed medal, in the window of booksellers Halewood & Sons, commemorates Private Harold Halewood, of 35 Battalion […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square Weekender: Taste of the world to take over Georgian Square

The Winckley Square Food Festival in 2012 drew hundreds of visitors down into the square A two day festival in Winckley Square is going to have flavours from around the world. Chef Paul Heathcote, who runs the Olive Press restaurant on the Square, is hosting […]

8 years ago
Oxheys Mill Studio celebrates third birthday on Radio Lancashire

Local artist run gallery is celebrating its third year on BBC Radio Lancashire next Thursday. The studio, set up by three Preston-based artists and run on a purely voluntary basis, […]

8 years ago
Musical Comedy group hold auditions for new show

A local musical troop are holding auditons for their next production. Preston Musical Comedy Society are presenting the North West premier of hit musical Aspects of Love by Andrew Lloyd […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tesco store coming to Fishergate

Empty Fishergate store to become a Tesco Express A new supermarket is coming to Fishergate. Tesco has lodged plans to convert stores at the bottom end of the major shopping street into a new convenience Express store. The […]

8 years ago
Anti-fracking protest in Preston

Anti-fracking protests in Preston in April 2014 A peaceful anti-fracking protest was held on the Flag Market in Preston on Saturday. A small group of protesters demonstrated against Cuadrilla’s plans to extract shale gas in the area. […]

8 years ago
Free Kickstarter Event at UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire’s Enterprising Students Team present a free kickstart event. If you want to develop yourself or have an idea this event could be ideal for you. […]

8 years ago
Silent Disco at Harris Museum & Art Gallery

Experience a sound and vision event at the Harris. In association with Blaze, Harris Museum & Art Gallery are giving you the chance to experience the wonderful Bruce Nauman exhibition […]

8 years ago
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