Preston’s Christmas Lights switch on is due to be slightly later this year and signals the start of weekly events in the run up to Christmas. The Christmas Concert is […]3 years ago First warnings to beggars issued in Preston city centre crackdown
The first warnings have been issued to persistent beggars in Preston city centre. Preston Police were out with officers from Preston City Council in the Off The Streets campaign. They […]3 years ago Don’t give to the homeless on Preston’s streets says new campaign
Prestonians are being warned not to give to homeless people on the city’s streets. Claims are being made many of the individuals found begging in the city centre claim benefits […]3 years ago Indian street food and birds of prey at summer Lancashire Market
Preston’s popular Lancashire Market returns for its summer date with the city. A selection of stalls, smaller than at previous events, lined both sides of Friargate. Organised by Preston Business […]3 years ago Advertisement Advertisement 13 pictures from Preston’s Armed Forces Day 2016 celebration
The sun decided to make an appearance to help Preston celebrate Armed Forces Day. An annual celebration of all things to do with the army, navy and air force it […]3 years ago Preston Smiles Better Awards 2016: Who were this year’s winners?
Preston’s best businesses have been recognised in this year’s Smiles Better awards. More than 128,000 votes were cast in fourteen categories recognising the top city centre restaurants, pubs and staff […]3 years ago Preston city centre businesses to vote on whether Business Improvement District remains
A third term for an organisation that promotes Preston’s city centre and its businesses is due to be backed by Preston City Council. What’s known as the Preston Business Improvement […]3 years ago Fishergate new rule means drivers can’t turn right out of Butler Street
Drivers face being prosecuted if they turn right from Butler Street into Fishergate. The new rule is part of a range of measures put in by Lancashire County Council in […]3 years ago Most Discussed