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City of Preston 10K sets September date as SPAR renews sponsorship

Over 1,000 runners will join the City of Preston 10K as it returns this September with main sponsors SPAR. The City of Preston 10K will return on Sunday, 25 September, […]

2 years ago
Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton relay visiting Preston this weekend

A view over Avenham Park Pic: Tony Worrall The Queen’s Baton will travel through Preston this weekend, ten years after the Olympic Torch visited the city on route to the 2012 London Olympic Games. Preston will welcome the […]

2 years ago
Preston Armed Forces Day 2022 parade and service details

The Armed Forces Day parade in the Flag Market Pic: Billy Matthews To mark Armed Forces Day there will be a short service and parade through Preston on Saturday 25th June. The service will be held at the Cenotaph at the Flag […]

2 years ago
Preston Flag Market hosts ‘World Wide Knitting in Public’ event

Preston residents with a love of knitting descended on Flag Market last Saturday for the World Wide Knitting in Public Day event. On Saturday, 11 June, Preston Flag Market saw […]

2 years ago
Cost of living demo to take place on Preston Flag Market

Cost of living crisis protesters Pic: Preston and South Ribble Trades Union Council A cost of living demo and rally is set to take place on Preston’s flag market tomorrow (2 April). It will start at 11.30am and finish at 1.30pm. The demo […]

2 years ago
New sign for Preston Flag Market to reflect city’s heritage

A new sign which will symbolise the rich history of the cotton and textile industry in Preston will be unveiled this week. The unique sign will be unveiled this Wednesday […]

2 years ago
Sexual violence campaign event planned for Preston Flag Market

The Harris and the Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall On Tuesday, November 9 at the Flag Market in Preston there will be an event to raise awareness of sexual violence. Using art, music, stalls and survivor stories and led […]

3 years ago
Preston Remembrance Sunday parade and service to take place at the Cenotaph

On Remembrance Sunday (November 14), Preston will host a Remembrance Sunday Parade. The Service will commence at the Cenotaph at 11am. Read more: Christmas mini-markets to be held at Preston city […]

3 years ago
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