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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.

In pictures: The Sun at Night beams into the Covered Market

As if yesterday’s sunset over Preston wasn’t spectacular enough, a couple of hours later there was an even more spectacular sunrise in Preston’s covered market. ‘The Sun at Night’ is […]

8 years ago
Tramping through the leaves at Avenham and Miller Park

Last Sunday we ducked the throngs of people on crazy Christmas shopping missions and headed down to the park. It was just the remedy for a busy week. There isn’t […]

8 years ago
Flats plan for former Hindu temple due to be turned down

The building on Avenham Place has not been used for five years A plan to turn a disused Hindu Temple in the centre of the city is set to be refused. Councillors have been asked to turn down proposals by Harrison Ince […]

8 years ago
Drivers using Preston railway station asked to park up to ease gridlock

Motorists in Preston wanting to pick people up from the train station are being asked to use a nearby multi-storey car park. The usual charge for the train station multi-storey […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement History projections on Lancashire Archive building

What’s the best way to cook a Puffin? Read on to find out more: As of a national archives awareness campaign, on Tuesday 26 November the Lancashire Archives team put […]

8 years ago
Plan for Preston city centre from 1946 is discovered

A drawing in 1946 showing the city centre of Preston Before the Ringway and before Preston Bus Station, how the city centre should look has always troubled the council. It was an issue in 1946 as much as it is […]

8 years ago
BBC Radio Lancashire live in Preston ahead of Lancashire Day 2013

Ahead of Lancashire Day on 27th November the big red BBC Radio Lancashire tour bus, travelling all around the county this week, arrived in Preston with popular Radio Lancashire presenter […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Lancashire County Council say more funding can be found for restoring listed building

Lancashire County Council has indicated more money could be found to restore Preston Bus Station. Last night we revealed how Preston City Council are putting in motion the transfer of […]

8 years ago
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