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Key places and buildings in Preston which are regularly in the news

Preston men charged after dawn drugs raids

Four Preston men have appeared in court charged with being part of a drugs gang working across Lancaster and Greater Manchester. Zahid Khan, 39, of Albert Terrace, Moor Park, is […]

7 years ago
22 wet and windy pictures from The Big Pedal

A number of cyclists turned out for The Big Pedal despite poor conditions. Last Sunday (July 26), cyclists braved the elements to take part in the family-friendly event at Avenham […]

7 years ago
88A and 88C buses to divert for five weeks

A new future awaits for Preston Bus Station Pic: Paul Melling Orbit services, 88A and 88C, will take an extended route for five weeks while major gas works are completed. Cadley Causeway will be closed to through traffic while the essential […]

7 years ago
Prestonians prepare for Kendal Calling 2015

Kendal Calling 2015 returns this weekend, kicking off on Thursday July 30 ready to welcome its faithful Preston crowd. Against the stunning Lake District setting, the festival has grown in […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston parks retain their Green Flag quality

Miller Park in all its glory Pic: Tony Worrall Five parks in Preston have retained their green flag status as being outstanding spaces in the city. Avenham Park, Miller Park, Grange Park, Haslam Park and Fishwick nature reserve all scooped the […]

7 years ago
Mapped: Preston developments and glimpse of city by 2020

Four developments from top left clockwise: Cottam Hall, Adelphi Square, Eastway retail park and Friargate Court A lot is happening in Preston right now and there’s major developments in the city centre, up towards the university and on the North West edge of the city. We’ve […]

7 years ago
Rorke’s Drift flower display helps Preston parks team win RHS Tatton show prize

The Zulu flower bed A flower bed representing the famous battle of Rorke’s Drift has won the Preston parks team a prize at the RHS Tatton Park show. Preston City Council’s parks team created […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station: More than 4,000 votes for favourite Youth Zone designs

More than 4,000 public votes were cast in the competition to select a design for Preston Youth Zone and the Bus Station apron. Five designs were voted on by members […]

7 years ago
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