Extinction Rebellion march through Preston in climate change protest

Climate change activists in Fishergate Pic: Sandra Kirkman Climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion has marched through Preston. Dozens of activists massed at Preston Railway Station before making their way towards County Hall during Saturday (20 July). They […]

3 years ago
Moka Preston release statement after fire at Fishergate restaurant

Fire crews in Fishergate during Tuesday evening Pic: Mark O'Rourke A Preston city centre restaurant damaged by fire says it was a ‘freak electrical fire’. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent six crews and an aerial support ladder to Moka […]

3 years ago
Moka restaurant fire in Fishergate sees firefighters tackle blaze

Firefighters in Fishergate during Tuesday evening Pic: Colin Sinnott/Blog Preston A Preston city centre restaurant is on fire. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have six crews at the scene in Fishergate. Moka restaurant, and the premises above it, have smoke […]

3 years ago
Fishergate bus lane IT glitch leads to wrong demand for higher penalties for drivers

The Fishergate bus lane Pic: Tony Worrall Motorists are being advised to check if they receive a penalty fine for driving in the Fishergate bus lane due to an IT glitch. Lancashire County Council has revealed it […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement New taxi ranks planned for Fishergate side streets

The two streets off Fishergate will see new taxi ranks Pic: Tony Worrall New taxi ranks in Preston city centre have been put forward for approval. Black cabs will line up in Chapel Street, off Fishergate, and also in Theatre Street. The existing […]

3 years ago
Makers Market forced to move from Fishergate to the Flag Market

A makers market elsewhere lining the streets A Makers Market due to run down Fishergate has been relocated. Preston’s Flag Market is to be the venue for the monthly Makers Market. Co-organisers Preston Business Improvement District and […]

3 years ago
Taxi becomes stranded on Fishergate Bollard structure

The taxi in Fishergate where it meets Corporation Street Pic: Blog Preston The base of the Fishergate Bollard has claimed another victim. This time the driver of a black cab in the city has become stranded. Although the bollard has not been […]

3 years ago
Fishergate bus lane to be closed overnight for resurfacing works

Fishergate needs resurfacing and repair works Pic: Tony Worrall Urgent repair work in Preston city centre is to see one of the city’s main streets closed. Fishergate is being closed to traffic overnight on Thursday (25 April) and on […]

3 years ago
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