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.

Festive Market Kitchen to take place at Preston Indoor Market

A festive cooking demo takes place at Preston Market on Monday. The Market Kitchen takes over Stall 71 of the Indoor Market to show you how to make an Apple […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Decision to transfer ownership to Lancashire County Council stands as call-in appeal fails

The last 12 months has seen the Bus Station's future completely transformed An appeal for Lancashire County Council’s decision to take over Preston’s grade-II listed Bus Station has failed. Leader of the Conservative group, Geoff Driver, led a group of six councillors […]

8 years ago
New Fox Street bar Treehouse already hinting at expansion

Treehouse Sign Treehouse Bar is the latest addition to Preston’s nightlife which has got people wandering down Fox Street for a taste of the local deep house and trance scene with that […]

8 years ago
Preston Markets ask public to back them for national award

Mohammad Irfan from Aunt Dollies, Janet Nagla from Janz Cake Decorations, Councillor Veronica Afrin, Mayor of Preston and Adrian Livesey from Liveseys Butchers Preston’ Market is once again bidding to be named as the best in the country. The competition to crown the top market in Britain is being run by the National […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Payday lender Oakam Loans looking to open store on Friargate

The top end of Friargate could see Oakam Loans take up residence A new payday loan lender will be opening on one of Preston’s main streets. The former Foot Locker store on Friargate, just up from Cafe Nero and by McDonalds, could […]

8 years ago
Facebook campaign to try and reunite lost Preston dog with its owner

Kevin posted this photo of the dog in his car A piebald American bulldog has been found in Preston. Kevin Wroe found the dog on Fishergate Hill on the morning of Wednesday 11 December. He’s taken to Facebook, posting the […]

8 years ago
Review: The Harris Open Exhibition 2013

Preston’s art lovers were out in force last night for the launch of The Harris Museum’s annual showcase of local artistic talent. Preston’s Mayor, Councillor Veronica Afrin, was on hand […]

8 years ago
Preston’s Lancashire Archives, a wonderful resource of historic research

Inside the Archives on Bow Lane Have you ever wondered about an historic building or the old docks in Preston or even one of Preston’s great characters from the past? Then look no further than the […]

8 years ago
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