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Firefighters battle blaze at Preston city centre chippy

Firefighters outside Market Street Chippy Pic: Shane King Firefighters have battled a blaze at Market Street Chippy in Preston city centre. The fire happened on Monday (2 May). Four fire engines from Fulwood, Penwortham and Preston attended the […]

3 weeks ago
Council acquires Preston’s iconic red telephone boxes for ‘creative use’

Phone boxes Pic: Michael Durnan Preston City Council has acquired nine iconic listed telephone boxes. Situated alongside the former Post Office in Market Street, the phone boxes have fallen into disrepair over recent years. Council […]

1 month ago
Preston Sikh Sewa Society UK to restart Langar Sewa feeds to help those in need across Preston

Preston Sikh Sewa Society UK, a group of volunteers from various backgrounds, are set to restart the weekly Langar Sewa feeds each Saturday evening at 7pm at the Market Street […]

8 months ago
Buildings off Friargate to be demolished to make way for new flats

The houses that are set for redevelopment. Market Street West. Plans have been submitted to turn two houses on Market Street West into 14 new apartments. The plans include the development of a building which is part four storey and […]

12 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Work on new flats in Market Street in Preston city centre begins

The former Allen's store in Market Street Pic: Tony Worrall Work on an empty former home furnishings store in Preston city centre has begun. The former Allens building in Market Street is being brought back into use as apartments. Plans […]

3 years ago
Teenagers released on bail following video of a homeless man’s possessions burnt

The Market car park where the incident is said to have taken place Pic: Tony Worrall The Market car park where the incident is said to have taken place Pic: Tony Worrall Two Preston teenagers have been released on bail by police. A 14-year-old girl and […]

4 years ago
This is why a man was arrested in Market Street today

Scene of the arrest in Market Street. Credit: Benjamin Wareing A man was arrested in the city centre today (September 9). Word from our reporter at the scene indicated that […]

5 years ago
Man arrested after dramatic incident in city centre

Scene of the arrest in Market Street. Credit: Benjamin Wareing A man was arrested after a dramatic chase in Preston City Centre this morning (September 9). Word from our reporter […]

5 years ago
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