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Town or city? Business leaders to debate how Preston can move on from Tithebarn

harris museum A lobby group representing Preston and Lancashire’s businesses is organising an event asking whether Preston is a town or a city. Preston received its status in 2002 but the Downtown […]

7 years ago
Preston in the Picture: Miller Arcade

The Miller Arcade is singled out as being impressive but isolated Miller Arcade is an architectural gem in the centre of Preston. The building was constructed in 1899 and it is modelled on the larger Burlington Arcade in London. When it […]

7 years ago
Preston pet of the week: Archie

archie This week’s pet of the week is a pedigree puss called Archie. So here’s a bit more about Archie by his owner Matt Brown, from Penwortham: Hello my name is […]

7 years ago
Volunteers aim to trace industrial heritage on Strand Road for Guild exhibition

strand road A project aiming to trace Preston’s industrial heritage is appealing for volunteers. Made in Preston aims to tell the stories of those who worked on Strand Road pioneering electric tram […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Walled Garden Bistro nominated for national restaurant award

walled garden bistro A Preston restaurant has been voted as one of the UK’s best at a dining awards. The Walled Garden Bistro was in the running for best restaurant in the Hi-Life […]

7 years ago
Information on how to host a Guild, Diamond Jubilee or Olympics street party released

street party The streets of Preston are set to come alive with parties this year for the Guild, Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics. Information has been released by the council about how […]

7 years ago
Filming begins on Preston Passion in Frenchwood and city centre

Film crews on location in Frenchwood Film crews working on a BBC drama of a contemporary re-telling of the Passion set in Preston have been hard at work today. Local photographer Tony Worrall spotted the cameras […]

7 years ago
Preston Photo Digest 15/02/12

Here are this week’s offerings for the Preston Photo Digest, collecting the best photographs of Preston on a weekly basis. All of these images have been compiled from the Preston Flickr Group, […]

7 years ago
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