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News and information about the Friargate area of Preston, Lancashire. Friargate is a key corridor between the city centre and the university campus, home to many shops and a growing amount of student flats.

Summer Lancashire Market: Famous chef among visitors to Friargate market

Novelli dropped by stalls on the market to have a taste Tens of stalls lined Friargate on Saturday for the summer Lancashire Market. Tasty treats from across the country and the best of local products were on display. Stalls included one […]

7 years ago
Dog and Partridge pub set for revamp and new management

The Dog and Partridge on Friargate A Preston pub is set for a revamp and new owners as it’s been put up for let. Punch Taverns have posted the Dog and Partridge on Friargate as being […]

7 years ago
Beautiful Planet relocates to new premises

Beautiful Planet is on the move. The existing cafe is shuffling further up Friargate in Preston to an empty unit next to Tattoo Place. Work at 53A Friargate New Beautiful Planet […]

8 years ago
Roper Rocks: Official festival after-party to take place at Roper Hall

Roper Hall on Friargate A Preston bar is hosting the official after-party for a fast-growing family festival in Leyland. Glastonburrows is hosted by the Burrows family in Leyland on Saturday 5 July and the […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Heavy rain causes flash flooding in Preston

Andy Hilbert snapped this motorist in trouble at the Fishergate car park Heavy downpours of rain in Preston have caused localised flooding. Cars were left swamped at the Fishergate car park and Friargate was turned into a raging torent. Readers pictures show […]

8 years ago
Sweet-toothed student plans Preston’s first dessert takeaway

A Preston student is preparing to launch his own takeaway – with a difference. Sweet-toothed Luke Binns decided to put his passion for making cakes and desserts into a business […]

8 years ago
Try huge Man V Food Challenge at Roper Hall

Roper Hall in Preston runs a huge Man V Food challenge. In this case, the popular Friargate Scream pub features on its menu – Man V Burger. This mammoth mouthful […]

8 years ago
New Friargate taxi rank due to be approved to operate from 8pm

Concerns had been raised about taxis obstructing bus stops on Friargate A new taxi rank on Friargate is set to be given the nod to operate from 8pm every night. The city council has put forward a proposal for the new […]

8 years ago
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