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Lancashire Market has plenty of foodie treats on grey Saturday in Preston

In the midst of the market in Friargate Pic: Paul Melling The Lancashire Market made its return to Friargate with Prestonians eager to stock up on Easter provisions. Food stalls were popular as always with Easter-themed cakes, pies and cheeses available […]

6 years ago
Money seized from criminals to upgrade Preston’s CCTV network

CCTV cameras get an upgrade thanks to the Proceeds of Crime Act More money is due to be ploughed into upgrading Preston’s city centre CCTV network. An additional £57,000 recovered from criminals is to be spent on the ‘complete upgrade’ of the […]

6 years ago
Preston city centre traffic problems see business group lobbying Lancashire County Council

The temporary human traffic light in action before Christmas Pic: Tony Worrall Preston businesses are lobbying road chiefs about the new layout in the city centre. Congestion down Fishergate and the surrounding roads has become a cause for concern. Preston Business Improvement […]

6 years ago
Lancashire Market back in Friargate for Easter as it narrowly misses out on award

Preston’s outdoor Lancashire Market is to return once more this Easter. Recently judged as the second-best local market in the UK the stalls take over Friargate during the Easter weekend. […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Opinion: So was PrestFest on the Flag Market a success?

Looking towards the DJ balcony at the Harris As fewer than half of those with tickets to Saturday night’s PrestFest turned up I thought I’d take a look through what needs to be tweaked if the event happens […]

6 years ago
PrestFest sees Flag Market play host to Craig Charles and MistaJam DJ sets

Craig Charles and MistaJam both played hour-long sets in Preston Pic: Paul Melling Craig Charles and MistaJam both played hour-long sets in Preston Pic: Paul Melling More than 2,000 people showed up to celebrate Preston’s nightlife with a free DJ show on the […]

6 years ago
Are this year’s Preston Christmas Lights the best yet?

How the Christmas lights compare... Pic: Paul Melling/Shabbagaz Preston’s Christmas Lights appear to have been a quiet success this year. Instagram has been chocful of Prestonians sharing the twinkling blue lights down Fishergate and beyond. Preston’s Business Improvement […]

6 years ago
Preston Christmas Lights switch on: Kavana joins line up and free buses announced

Kavana is to perform at Preston Christmas lights switch on Pop star from the 90s Kavana has been announced as another act to play Preston’s Christmas Lights switch on. He joins headliner Alesha Dixon for the Fishergate lights event on […]

6 years ago
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