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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 […]

6 days 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 […]

2 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 […]

3 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 […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s 2020 Christmas Lights Switch On to take place online

Christmas Lights Switch on 2019 This year’s Preston Christmas Lights Switch On is set to take place virtually. Preston BID, the organisers and funders of the Switch On, say the decision to go online has […]

4 months ago
Preston set to receive £125k to help with safe reopening of high streets

Preston BID Preston cleaning crew disinfecting street furniture Pic: Donna Clifford Councillors are set to approve funding to help Preston’s high streets and commercial areas safely open back up. As part of the Reopening High Streets Safely scheme provided by the […]

4 months ago
City centre set for weekly deep cleans as shops prepare to reopen

Preston city centre is set to be deep cleaned ahead of shops reopening next week. Preston BID (Business Improvement District), an organisation funded by businesses in the city centre, is […]

4 months ago
Preston streets and street furniture set for a deep clean

Preston’s streets and street furniture are set for an extra deep clean in the fight against Coronavirus. BID’s annual power-washing programme will recommence on 5th April, with the addition of […]

7 months ago
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