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Shoppers asked if they saw three men attack another man in Church Street

Another view down Church Street with the lamps Pic: Tony Worrall Looking down Church Street Pic: Tony Worrall Saturday afternoon shoppers in Preston are being asked if they saw an attack on a man in the city. Preston Police were called […]

2 years ago
Woman raped in Preston city centre side alley

Stoneygate, running down by the Minster, just one of the areas to be looked at Pic: Richard Swan Police have closed off Stoneygate while they carry out investigation work Police are appealing for witnesses after a report of a woman being raped in Preston city centre. Update: Police […]

2 years ago
Bus shelters in Church Street criticised after man injures leg

Preston city centre has seen major development works to Fishergate in order to create a ‘shared space’. It’s part of a scheme called Fishergate Central Gateway project funded by the […]

2 years ago
Human remains found in Church Street are laid to rest at Preston Minster

The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Grave Detective The coffin containing the remains which date back to the 17th century Pic: Laurie Manton/Graveyard Detectives A body was laid to rest in Preston city centre after hundreds of years. […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Future of The Old Dog Inn is being ‘reviewed’

The Old Dog Inn in Church Street Pic: Blog Preston The Old Dog Inn in Church Street Pic: Blog Preston One of Preston’s most popular late-night pubs faces an uncertain future. Admiral Taverns who own the Old Dog Inn in […]

2 years ago
Watch as England fans in Preston spill onto city centre streets to celebrate

Fans on shoulders in Friargate celebrating the England win Fans on shoulders in Friargate celebrating the England win Preston city centre ground to a halt during Saturday tea time as England fans celebrated their team’s victory. Gareth Southgate’s side […]

2 years ago
‘Urban village’ plan for Stoneygate area of Preston city centre

Stoneygate, running down by the Minster, just one of the areas to be looked at Pic: Richard Swan Stoneygate, running down by the Minster, just one of the areas to be looked at Pic: Richard Swan Ambitious proposals to create an ‘urban village’ within a run down area […]

2 years ago
Sudden death sees police called to Preston city centre flat

Police were near Preston Minster on Tuesday evening Pic: Tony Worrall Police were near Preston Minster on Tuesday evening Pic: Tony Worrall Police were called after a body was found in Preston city centre. There was a police presence in Church […]

3 years ago
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