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.

New Tapas Bar plan for empty Preston Market shop

An empty clothes shop fronting Preston’s Outdoor Market is to become a tapas bar. Agenda Tapas and Bar was granted its licence in December last year and is now applying […]

8 years ago
Five reasons you need to catch Heart Variations

Heart Variations comes to Preston Playhouse on Friday April 25. That’s great but what is Heart Variations and why is it going to be such a special show? We spoke […]

8 years ago
Preston Market and shopping centre celebrates St George’s Day

Preston Indoor and Outdoor Market got into the St George Day spirit today. Two-piece Yorkshire band The Moot (seen above) performed outside providing shoppers and market stall holders with live […]

8 years ago
Winckley Square conservation funding bid ready for approval

The funding will help to bring unused buildings around Winckley Square back into use Apathy has greeted a plan for conserving Preston’s Georgian jewel in the crown – Winckley Square. The city council are about to bid for more than £1 million to help […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Easter Lancashire Market attracts record visitor numbers

Stalls on Friargate basking in Easter sunshine The Lancashire Market on Friargate on Easter Saturday has been declared a roaring success with more than 50,000 visitors. Organisers Preston Business Improvement District (Preston BID) say the market saw […]

8 years ago
Green fingered Preston students dig Secret Garden

Last Friday saw the grand unveiling of plans for a Secret Garden in the heart of The University of Central Lancashire, Preston campus. The Secret Garden will be a Forest […]

8 years ago
Live music for St George’s Day celebration in Preston Market

The Moot performing Live music will be performed at Preston Market for a St George’s Day celebration. Two-piece Yorkshire band The Moot will perform on the balcony at the Market. The market is […]

8 years ago
Video: Watch the Easter Eggs roll at Avenham Park

Waiting to start at the Egg Rolling It’s a tradition dating back to the Victorian era and one Prestonians certainly know how to celebrate. Watch as families set their Easter Eggs rolling down the steep slopes of […]

8 years ago
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