Preston Bus Station

The latest news on Preston’s Bus Station. The grade-II listed building was threatened with demolition but after being listed in 2013 it has been undergoing a major renovation project.

Preston Bus to increase frequency of 19 and 23 service

Preston Bus at Preston Bus Station Preston Bus will be changing some of its services to improve overall service reliability and to operate punctually, by extending journey times at busy times of the day. The bus […]

1 year ago
Lancashire Encounter festival attracts 30,000 visitors to Preston city centre

A dazzling torchlight procession led by Spark! Pic: @gazcook An explosion of lights, colour and culture hit Preston as a three-day festival brought an estimated 30,000 people to the county. Lancashire Encounter celebrated life through dance, music, theatre and […]

2 years ago
Two more Changing Places toilets could be coming to Preston

One of the Changing Places facilities will be at the Moor Park pavilion Pic: Tony Worrall The government has awarded Preston City Council a grant of £60,000 from the Changing Places Fund, to assist with installing two changing places facilities that meet the needs of severely […]

2 years ago
Preston in the pivotal 1960s, colour postcards

John “Jack” Shaw in 1970 Pic: Preston Digital Archive Postcards first became popular in the Edwardian era and continued on into the 1960s, when skirts were short and wages high. Much new building occurred in Preston in the 1960s, […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s World Suicide Prevention Day event cancelled

Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s event to mark World Suicide Prevention Day has been cancelled. Preston Wellfest tweeted the news, saying: “Due to the Queen’s passing Preston City Council has, due to protocol, cancelled […]

2 years ago
Preston Wellfest hosting special event on the Flag Market this World Suicide Prevention Day

Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall A special event will be hosted by Preston Wellfest on the Flag Market this World Suicide Prevention Day. The free, drop-in event on Saturday (10 September) will feature insights from […]

2 years ago
Preston Bus respond as Fulwood school pupils face bus fare hike

A Preston Bus service waits at the Bus Station Pic: Tony Worrall Concerns have been raised by parents after Preston Bus increased the price of its weekly school bus passes to Fulwood Academy and Corpus Christi by 40 per cent. The bus […]

2 years ago
Preston to receive £85k in Levelling Up funds for green spaces in urban areas

Moor Park Pic: Paul Melling The Government has allocated £85,000 of the Levelling Up Parks Fund to Preston City Council to create new or significantly refurbished green spaces in urban areas that need it most. […]

2 years ago
Most Discussed Most Read
caritas fostering advert
Preston in pictures Preston Street photographyMother & LambPreston Street photographyPreston Street photographyCosta Coffee in the Mall, PrestonViltrox Test 3Mother & LambPreston Street photography View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails