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Pictures of when classic buses parked up in Preston’s Flag Market

Vintage buses pulled up to stop at the Flag Market during Saturday. Part of the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of Preston Bus Station being built the city council put […]

4 hours ago
Preston’s university and Preston City Council agreeing Adelphi Square land deal

The grassed areas within the current roundabout will become the university's land under the proposed deal Pic: 70023venus2009 A deal is being struck for the transfer of land from Preston City Council to the University of Central Lancashire. Councillors have approved the beginnings of the sale of land […]

2 days ago
Pavilion cafe to reopen as council take it on

The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall A cafe in one of the city’s most popular parks is to reopen. The Pavilion Cafe in Avenham Park is being taken on and operated by Preston City Council. Tribourne […]

3 days ago
Six Preston parks keep the green flag flying

Miller Park on a summer's evening Pic: Gary Bond Preston’s parks have been recognised once again for their glorious views, flowers and upkeep. The latest Green Flag Awards sees Preston City Council keeping the green flag flying at five […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Update given in search for new Preston Guild Hall operator

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall The search for a new operator to take on Preston Guild Hall has moved to its next stage. Preston City Council set a deadline of 12noon on Monday (15 July) […]

6 days ago
Plans to create an ‘urban village’ in the Stoneygate area have been unveiled

Exciting plans to create an ‘urban village’ in a neglected part of Preston have been unveiled. The Stoneygate Masterplan sets out a framework to develop the area and attract investment […]

1 week ago
How the Stoneygate Masterplan took shape and what its author thinks

Looking down into Church Street Pic: Tony Worrall Church Street has been a blight on Preston city centre for decades. On the eve of a major announcement by Preston City Council on how it proposes to tackle the […]

1 week ago
Revealed: How much Simon Rigby owes Preston City Council in unpaid business rates

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall How much Simon Rigby’s collective firms owe Preston City Council in unpaid business rates can be revealed. Mr Rigby placed Preston Guild Hall into administration in June after the venue […]

2 weeks ago
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