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Freedom of Information request successful – Flagmarket redevelopment report open to public

Put in a Freedom of Information request to Preston City Council on Tuesday evening and they moved swiftly, releasing the report given to the Council’s City Centre Committee at the […]

13 years ago
Flag market redevelopment winner decided – but how decision is reached is kept secret

UPDATE: The Freedom of Information request related to this post was successful and the full report that was given to the City Centre Committee has been released.

13 years ago
Restaurant review: The Sparling, Barton

My dad was up for a visit and after a hard day’s work he wanted something to eat. We set off up the A6 in search of some decent grub, […]

13 years ago
Preston City Council website – some thoughts

Preston City Council relaunches its website, www.preston.gov.uk, in December. It was a relatively low key launch, they just kind of switched off the old site (which was, frankly, terrible) and […]

13 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus announcement about potential Stagecoach takeover

The following announcement has been pinned up on all Preston Bus vehicles and also posted on their website, good news if you’ve got a current pass from the company. For […]

13 years ago
Government legislation to force entertainment venues to have sound control devices?

The world may look bleak outside on a dark cold January night, but to make things even worse some killjoys somewhere have decided that when we go out we need […]

13 years ago
An experience: Giving blood at the Guild Hall

Monday 12th January 2009 and prestonblog set off towards Preston’s Guild Hall for the first experience of giving blood. After registering at a doctor’s in November 2008 and deciding it […]

13 years ago
New Continental pub launches regular open mic night

The latest edition of the New Continental pub’s e-newsletter came whizzing into our inbox yesterday and there’s some great news in there:

13 years ago
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