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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.

Preston MP visit puts the spotlight on Foxton homeless shelter

Mark Hendrick (third from left) with staff and volunters at the Foxton Centre Preston MP Mark Hendrick has been visiting a local homeless shelter to see its good work in action. The Foxton Centre on Knowsley Street, Avenham, serves up nearly 3,000 hot […]

8 years ago
Pantomime season returns to Preston with Aladdin

Chorley based Sparkle Productions & Sylvia Goff Center return to Preston Playhouse with their 4th production. After the success of Cinderella last year they now bring a magical family pantomime […]

8 years ago
For Sale notice at Mystery Tea House

Mystery Tea House in Cannon Street Visit Mystery Tea House in Preston on Cannon Street while you can as it may not be there for much longer. A for sale notice has been erected on the […]

8 years ago
Photography student asks you to Photograph Your City

Laura Cronin, a photographer from Preston studying BA (Hons) Photography at Salford University, is asking residents to share their images of the city. She is planning to make a book […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Chinese restaurant China House remains open despite safety fears

The lights are on and China House is still operating, as pictured on Saturday A Chinese restaurant in Preston which had its licence withdrawn due to safety fears has continued to trade. China House on Aqueduct Street had its licence revoked on Tuesday by […]

8 years ago
Police and Crime Commissioner roadshow in Preston

A quick reminder that Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Clive Grunshaw will be in Preston today (Saturday 11 January) to hear your thoughts on the budget. At the beginning of […]

8 years ago
City centre venue Korova plans 24-hour play for first anniversary

A view of the Korova Arts Cafe Arts cafe and venue Korova is looking for acts to play its 24-hour festival. Launched by Sam Buist and Sofie Fowler, the city centre venue has become a stalwart of […]

8 years ago
Katharine Ann Angel book signing 11 January

In Preston this Saturday 11th January at Waterstones bookshop meet writer Katharine Ann Angel who will be signing copies of her latest book ‘The Froggitt Chain’. The Froggitt Chain, published […]

8 years ago
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