This category relates to all things to do with pubs in Preston.The Plungy has closed. Do you know why?
Another apparent casualty of the grim economic times we find ourselves in, The Plungington pub in Preston seems to have closed down. At least for now. A claim to fame. […]9 years ago Goodbye French Bistro – hello Stratos
The building once the location for the Preston institution French Bistro on Avenham Road has recently been taken over by the San Macro Group who also own the Italian resaurant […]9 years ago The Continental brings the Tundra Bar to Preston Flag Market
The Continental hits Preston Town Centre! A fascinating new idea to bring early Christmas cheer and raise your spirits while Xmas shopping for that last present. The fabulous Tundra Bar […]9 years ago The end of the Jazz Bar in Preston
The Jazz Bar, described by some as a broad-based community local boozer, that attracted heavy drinkers from Preston town centre and surrounding areas is no more. Currently being transformed into […]9 years ago Advertisement Advertisement The ‘New’ New Continental In Preston?
Is this the site for the New Continental in central Preston? A recent application from New Continental Properties Limited asked the council to grant a Club Premises Certicficate and licence […]9 years ago Preston Past: Guild 2012 Special
As the Preston Guild is now upon us I have been recalling to memory what was originally built on the site on which the Preston Guild Hall, completed in 1972, now stands. I […]9 years ago Preston in the Picture: The Guild Merchant
I’ve featured a couple of pubs recently in the Preston in the Picture series of photographs so it was interesting to see that the Lancashire Evening Post was making the […]9 years ago Beer festival returning to the Continental for ninth time
Good news for beer fans as the Continental pub prepares to host its ninth beer festival. It’s fast becoming one of the highlights of Preston, and Lancashire’s, culinary and drinking […]9 years ago Most Discussed