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.

Fishergate roadworks: Mount Street closed for two weekends

Workman on Fishergate A city centre road is to be closed for two weekends as part of the Fishergate roadworks project. The top 20 metres of Mount Street, where it joins Fishergate, will […]

8 years ago
Preston archives to host First World War artists workshop

Inside the Archives on Bow Lane Creative writers and artists are being invited to join a council project on World War One. Lancashire County Council’s Archive Services have teamed up with Preston Arts Association to use […]

8 years ago
A taste of culture at the end of the Winckley Weekender

Following a really good and hectic couple of days entertainment and food sampling at the Preston Winckley Weekender I decided it would be interesting to end Saturday with a taste of culture. […]

8 years ago
Piano open to anyone becomes permanent fixture in St George’s Shopping Centre

Justin performing at the legendary Ronnie Scotts in London Shoppers at one of Preston’s shopping centres will have the chance to tinkle the ivories on Saturday. The St George’s Shopping Centre have inherited a piano and are calling in […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Prestfest: City centre nightlife celebration returns for May Bank Holiday weekend

Illuminated peacocks lit up the city centre A festival to celebrate the nightlife of Preston’s city centre returns for the late May Bank Holiday. Prestfest is three days of entertainment at city centre venues to promote what […]

8 years ago
Prestonians urged to help fill the Guild Time Capsule

A plea has gone out to Prestonians to suggest what should be placed in a time capsule to be buried in September. The large green metallic tube had a rare […]

8 years ago
Talk Nerdy convention at the Harris Library this Friday

Reminder about Talk Nerdy To Me, a mini comic-con collection of sci-fi and comics fans at Preston Library this Friday. Organisers promise a packed day with film screenings, a Cosplay […]

8 years ago
Sikhs to hold Nagar Kirtan procession to Preston Flag Market

The Sikh community of Preston will be holding the first ever Nagar Kirtan in the city on 18 May. Marching from Tunbridge Street from around 9am the procession will move […]

8 years ago
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