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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.

Prior exhibition showcasing Preston student photography explained

Preston students had their photographic work showcased at UCLan last week. We found out about more about the projects the students ran at the Prior exhibition. Mark Ashton My practice […]

8 years ago
Three new flats planned for Winckley Square area building

The rear of Camden Place which would be converted   More flats are due to be created inside the Winckley Square conservation area. At the back of number 10 and 11 Camden Place, owned by Lytham-based businessman Russell Flint, […]

8 years ago
More student accommodation planned for Moor Lane

The skyline of Moor Lane has changed dramatically in recent years A new student block of flats could rise on Moor Lane to add to the existing student accommodation. A final house on Lodge Bank, Moor Lane, faces demolition and the […]

8 years ago
Run Preston 2014: Registration opens for 10k and 5k

Runners taking part in last year's Run Preston Registration for the 2014 Run Preston event has opened. Runners can register for the 5k and 10k which take place on Sunday 28 September. The event is now organised by […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Whitsuntide Fair returns to Flag Market

Whitsun rides in 2010 One of Preston’s oldest annual events takes place from Saturday in the city centre. The Whitsuntide Fun Fair sprawls across the Flag Market and surrounding streets. Rides are open from […]

8 years ago
Continental Beer Festival blessed with sunshine for 12th event

The Continental celebrates its 12th real ale festival with three days of glorious weather. Temperatures sweltered as the pub was packed with punters eager to sample more than 200 ales […]

8 years ago
In pictures: Sikh Nagar procession brings riot of colour and sound to Preston

Swordsman on the procession route Preston’s Flag Market was transformed in the Sunday sunshine with a traditional Sikh procession. The Nagar Kirtan event saw hundreds celebrate on the ancient square and hundreds more turn out […]

8 years ago
Broadgate man Ben Ashworth continues marathon challenge

Ben celebrates with his wife Louise and family after finishing A Preston man continued his six marathons in six months challenge completing the Windermere Marathon. Ben Ashworth, who has been diagnosed with terminal bowel cancer, continued his mammoth fundraising task. […]

8 years ago
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