Preston News

Latest news for Preston, Lancashire. Covering the city and surrounding area this has the latest crime, traffic and travel, politics and other big news affecting the city of Preston.

New Continental owners apply to open new pub on Ormskirk Road

The owners of a popular riverside pub in Preston could be expanding to a new site in the city centre. A planning application has been made by New Continental Properties […]

9 years ago
53 Degrees faces losing its licence as police seek council review

53 Degrees has played host to gigs by Lostprophets, The Enemy and Kasabian amongst others A popular Preston venue faces being stripped of its licence after police triggered a review of its operations. 53 Degrees on Fylde Road, which is part of the University of […]

9 years ago
The Preston Docks of the future: Students unveil their big ideas for the Docklands

A student with the scale model of Preston Docks An underwater casino, a sustainable fish farm and a tree top walk are just some of the ideas for Preston’s Docklands put forward by students at UCLan. Architecture students have […]

9 years ago
Space-Aid: 2 concerts in 1 day Space Rocks!!

SPACE-AID is 2 events on 1 day Relax and take in an afternoon of easy-listening and magical fun. The evening welcomes a bit of Rock and Pop all to raise […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police launch crackdown on drunken violent and sexual crime over Christmas period

Revellers out on the city streets have been warned about drunken behaviour Police in Preston have issued a warning to drunken revellers as they look to crackdown on violent crime over the Christmas period. Inspector Kevin Evans said they would be maintaining […]

9 years ago
Unamed investor interested in saving Preston Bus Station

Following Preston Council’s decision to demolish the ‘iconic’ Bus Station and car park a local business person has been in conversation with Council leader Peter Rankin to discuss the future […]

9 years ago
#ifyouknowpreston: Prestonians reveal their insights into city living on Twitter hashtag

avenham park in spring We’ve been watching as the insights, often hilarious, have been tweeted out by Prestonians about living in the city. The Twitter hashtag #ifyouknow[insertnameofhwereyoulive] has arrived in Preston and in the […]

9 years ago
Police appeal after sexual assault in Preston

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl was sexually assaulted in Preston. A 15 year old girl reported that she had been sexually assaulted by someone she knew […]

9 years ago
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