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Call for Prestonians to support local traders amid new Tier 4 restrictions

Shoppers at Preston Markets during the pandemic Pic: Tony Worrall A call has been made to support traders in Preston, as Tier 4 restrictions come into force in the city. Preston moved into Tier 4 at 00.01 this morning (Thursday […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s virtual Christmas lights switch on announced

Christmas Lights Switch on 2019 Preston city centre will be lit up by a special virtual Switch On of its Christmas lights this year, Preston Business Improvement District (BID) have confirmed. The Virtual Christmas Lights […]

3 months ago
Preston to launch its own ‘local currency’ gift card

Walking across the Flag Market in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is set to launch its very own local currency gift card. A brand-new Preston Gift Card is being launched in the next few weeks to encourage people to spend […]

3 months ago
Landmarks on Preston Monopoly revealed as board game hits the stores

Preston's city skyline Pic: Mick Gardner The brand new Preston Monopoly hit the shops this morning. Preston residents are finally able to see what landmarks from around the city made the cut. Landing a place at […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement The search for the Pride of Preston has started

Preston Light Switch On The search is on for the heroes of Preston’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic to light up the city centre this Christmas. The city’s Business Improvement District (BID) has launched […]

3 months ago
Will you take the Preston Pledge?

Shoppers in masks on Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall A new initiative is asking businesses and members of the public to support the city centre, safely, by taking the Preston Pledge. Preston Business Improvement District (BID), Shop Preston and […]

6 months ago
Safety action plan aims to bring people back to Preston city centre

Preston City Council has submitted an action plan to Central Government, designed to encourage people to return to the city centre safely as part of the European Regional Development Fund’s […]

6 months ago
Preston high street recovering post-lockdown

Queues outside the Fishergate Shopping Centre and Primark Pic: Paul Melling Preston’s high street is performing better than Manchester and Liverpool during post-lockdown recovery, according to a new report. The Centre for Cities ‘High Street Recovery Tracker’, compiled using anonymised mobile […]

6 months ago
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