Menu

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.

Fire crews put out armchair blaze on West Cliff

Fire fighters from Preston have been tackling a blaze in Broadgate this afternoon. At 2.43pm on Sunday a crew were called to West Cliff Terrace after an armchair caught alight. […]

8 years ago
Video: Remember when The Hitman and Her came to Tokyo Jo’s

We were watching Sunday Brunch and Michaela Strachan was on, and she mentioned her time spent touring northern nightclubs as part of TV show The Hitman and Her. A quick […]

8 years ago
Crystal House revamp continues

Extensive ground floor shop front refurbishment continues at Crystal House. Although works began a couple of months ago we have had enquiries asking what exactly is going on at the […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station to host community health event

Preston Bus Station will take on a different use on Tuesday, as an event to promote health and well-being stops off. The Connect 4 Life event will have stands from […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A day in the life of Preston Register Office

Preston life featured in a national newspaper today. And, no, it was not a story about Preston Bus Station. The Guardian on Saturday focused on the working of the Lancashire […]

8 years ago
Harris Art Gallery aiming to tempt live artist to fall 120-feet

Amy Sharrocks making a splash The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is competing against galleries across the UK for an exclusive exhibition. Museum curators want to bring Amy Sharrocks to take part in a 120-foot […]

8 years ago
Rush hour traffic brings Preston to standstill

Traffic in Preston city centre Many main roads in central Preston became gridlocked last night leading to frustration and anger of drivers and pedestrians alike. From around 5pm onwards on Thursday evening traffic congestion affected […]

8 years ago
University applies to make car park on Preston campus a permanent fixture

The university would take the number of parking spaces on the Preston campus to just shy of 1,400 The University of Central Lancashire is applying to make a temporary car park permanent. It claims the current financial climate means the university is in no position to construct any […]

8 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Adelphi Wall ArtPreston Bus StationThe end of an era44894Preston 205 800305 Preston [jg]Goodbye steam !!390_016-16390_153-06 View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.