Preston Railway Station

Preston Railway Station is on the West Coast Mainline and operated by Avanti West Coast. The station is a listed building and sees services to London, up to Scotland and many local services too serving Manchester, Liverpool, Blackburn and elsewhere.

Fishergate Shopping Centre could be demolished as part of railway station plans

Station Quarter - Fishergate Shopping Centre redevelopment The Fishergate Shopping Centre could be completely demolished as part of plans that would see the area around the city’s railway station transformed. It is almost two years since a […]

2 weeks ago
Crews rush to Preston Railway Station to rescue person from lift

Crews at Preston Railway Station. Pic: Blog Preston Fire crews attended Preston Railway Station at the weekend to rescue a person from a lift. Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service were called to Preston Railway Station at around 4pm […]

2 months ago
Avanti West Coast issues travel advice ahead of strikes affecting Preston station

Preston Railway Station. Pic: Blog Preston Avanti West Coast has issued travel advice ahead of strikes which will affect Preston Railway Station. Customers have been told to not travel on Saturday 3 February, 2024 as there will […]

3 months ago
Urgent search underway after disappearance of teenager who boarded train to Manchester Airport

Lydia Lupo A search is underway for a teenager last seen in Preston who boarded a train to Manchester Airport. Police are asking for help to find missing Lidia Lupo, 17, who […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police appeal to find woman connected with sexual assault on a train at Preston

British Transport Police have launched an appeal to find a woman reportedly connected with a sexual assault which took place on a train in Preston. The police have shared a […]

3 months ago
Idea to reopen Midge Hall Station is raised in Parliament

Midge Hall station closed in 1961 Pic: Nigel Thompson/Wikipedia The campaign to reopen Midge Hall station and the route from Preston to Liverpool without having to travel via Wigan has been raised with the Prime Minister in parliament. South […]

3 months ago
British Transport Police seek man in connection with hate crime between Chorley and Preston

Police want to speak to the man pictured who they say may have information in connection with the incident Pic: British Transport Police Police want to speak to a man in connection with a hate crime incident onboard a train between Chorley and Preston. British Transport Police have released a CCTV picture in […]

3 months ago
Avanti West Coasts scraps peak time restrictions for festive travel

Avanti West Coast worker wearing Christmas hat Avanti West Coast is removing all peak time restrictions over the festive season. From today (Friday 22 December) until Sunday 7 January, the West Coast Main Line operator will be […]

4 months ago
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