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

Warning that Palestine Flag Market rally must focus on ‘betterment of welfare’

A view across the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall One of the organisers of a rally being staged in Preston to show solidarity with the Palestinian people caught up in the conflict in Gaza says that the situation unfolding […]

2 months ago
Adult gaming centre plan for listed Preston building

Proposed arcade site in Preston A listed building in one of the busiest parts of Preston city centre could be turned into an adult gaming arcade. The venture would be housed in a former building […]

2 months ago
Preston Makers Market returns to Flag Market – full list of stalls

The Harris looks on as the Makers Market takes place Pic: Tony Worrall The Makers Market is set to return to Preston Flag Market this weekend. The event has been held in Fishergate Shopping Centre car park opposite Preston Railway Station temporarily but […]

2 months ago
Preston to see a solidarity rally for Palestine this Sunday

A view across the Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall A solidarity rally for Palestine is taking place in Preston city centre this weekend. The event is being held at Preston Flag Market on Sunday 15 October, 2023 from 2:45pm-4pm. […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ashton Park sports hub ‘would increase pitch usage’ claims football coach

The plans for the Ashton Park sports hub A new campaign group has been set up which says it supports the controversial proposals for Ashton Park which include a new sports hub and football pitches.

2 months ago
Unpicking and examining the setbacks that delayed Harris Museum renovation

Harris Museum and Art Gallery under cover during restoration works Pic: Blog Preston The reopening of Preston’s Harris Museum has been delayed by a series of setbacks encountered during the ongoing renovation of the building. The landmark city attraction closed exactly two years […]

2 months ago
Preston parks tennis courts officially reopened after £243,000 renovation

Moor Park, Haslam Park and Ashton Park have all now seen major investment in their tennis courts with a pay-to-play scheme now in place.

2 months ago
Preston 44 and 46 bus services diverted due to six-week road closure

The present Preston Bus livery, Pic: Route One Two bus services will continue to be diverted in the Cottam area due to ongoing roadworks that have seen a road closed for six weeks. Tag Lane has been closed […]

2 months ago
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