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Man in critical condition after electric bike crash near Preston’s Flag Market

The Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A man is in critical condition in Royal Preston Hospital after a crash this morning near the Flag Market. Lancashire Police said they were called at 4.30am on Friday (July […]

1 month ago
New cafe bar eyeing up Preston city centre opening

The outside of the new Victoria's cafe bar Pic: Tony Worrall A new cafe looks set to open in Preston city centre once lockdown eases. One of the most changeable spots in the last 12-months is lined up for Cheapside, facing […]

2 months ago
Preston sees second Black Lives Matter protest on the Flag Market

Placards were held aloft during the Black Lives Matter protest in Preston during Wednesday evening Pic: Garry Cook A second Black Lives Matters protest took place in Preston during Saturday (June 7). As hundreds of thousands of people marched across cities and towns in the UK to stand […]

2 months ago
Preston Flag Market to see Black Lives Matter protest

The peaceful protest is planned for the city's Flag Market Pic: Tony Worrall A Black Lives Matter vigil is due to take place on the city’s Flag Market during Wednesday (3 June) evening. Protests have been taking place across the the United States, […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Already delayed Prestfest now set to take place in summer 2021

A major nightlife event in the city that was put back to September due to the coronavirus pandemic has now been moved to 2021. Prestfest was due to take place […]

2 months ago
Colourful banner unveiled on the Harris balcony to thank key workers, the NHS and volunteers

The banner unveiled on the Harris Pic: Blog Preston Preston City Council have thanked key workers, the NHS and volunteers with a colourful new banner unveiled on The Harris balcony today. The Mayor of Preston, alongside a member of […]

3 months ago
Prestfest postponed due to Coronavirus fears

One of Preston’s biggest summer events has been postponed due to fears over the spread of Coronavirus. The organisers of Prestfest have confirmed that the event is to be postponed […]

5 months ago
Volunteers needed as Feast for Peace returns to Preston for fourth outing

Chefs at the ready for 2017's Feast for Peace Feast for Peace is returning to the Flag Market again this year. The event, which is part of Preston’s Summer Saturdays, is a celebration of food, community and cultural diversity. […]

12 months ago
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