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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.

Top things to do in and around Preston: Covering Wed 11 September – Tue 17 Sept

Time for our weekly look at some top things to do in and around Preston for the week ahead. We’re publishing this on a Wednesday lunchtime so it previews the […]

8 years ago
Town Hall to open its doors for Preston history weekend

Preston’s Town Hall will be opening up as part of a Heritage Open weekend. Residents can take a look around the seat of power in the city and there will […]

8 years ago
Harris Flights: Sunday morning at the steps

As well as a thoroughly entertaining musical afternoon at the Harris Flights today was a morning full of fun and faith. Sunday started with passionate readings and speeches from various […]

8 years ago
Harris Flights: Brass band take over the steps with colourful performance

The More Music band come down the Flights Music was at the centre of the Harris Flights on Sunday afternoon with a brass band playing. The More Music Carnival Band marched out of the Harris and played their […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Masterstrokes opens at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery with exclusive preview

Masterstrokes preview saw art lovers take a look around On Friday evening art lovers were treated to an exclusive preview of over 30 new pieces of art at the Harris. The Art Gallery has taken delivery of works by […]

8 years ago
Fire crews called to blaze on Lune Street

Fire crews have been fighting a fire at a bedroom and home furnishings store on Lune Street. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed four fire engines were called out at […]

8 years ago
‘Shocking’ red brick wall at Preston Cenotaph site

As work continues at the Preston Cenotaph site many recent visitors commented on the ‘ugliness’ of a large circular red brick wall under construction around the memorial. Indeed, the shocking […]

8 years ago
‘Inisde Out’ – Second Craft Hack underway in Preston

‘Inside Out’ Transforming pieces of unloved furniture into spectacular sculptures to be displayed at the Emmaus shop on Friargate, Preston. This is the second of three UP! Craft Hack events happening […]

8 years ago
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