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Business Hangout returns to Winckley Square

Hangout lines draped between the trees will return allowing businesses to feature their materail Businesses across Lancashire are invited to ‘hangout’ as part of a networking event to be held in Preston City Centre. Preston Business Improvement District are behind the event which returns to […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Remembers project looking for volunteer WW1 tour guides

Preston Remembers Preston Remembers is a partnership project that is joining together the activities, exhibitions and events that are happening from 2014 – 2018 in Preston to mark the centenary of the First World […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire Encounter: A new and exciting event hosted by Preston during the last weekend of September

lancashire-encounter-logo Friday 25 to Sunday 27th September will see Preston city centre transformed into a vibrant hub of activity. Giant red canopies will stretch across the Flag Market, providing space to […]

3 weeks ago
Macs bar lodges appeal against Preston City Council licensing decision

Queues outside the venue on A level results night Pic: Macs bar, Facebook Under-fire bar and nightclub Macs has formally appealed a decision by Preston City Council to revoke its licence. Andrew Macdonald, director of the bar in Friargate, confirmed he had instructed […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures and video: VJ Day 70th Anniversary 2015 in Preston

VJ Day Preston Cemetery Memorial (14) Today, people gathered at The Memorial in Preston Cemetery to commemorate the Victory over Japan Day. The Preston District Veterans Council Chaplain, Canon Timothy Lipscomb, led the service, joined by Colonel Bernard […]

3 weeks ago
In pictures: Classic cars roll into Miller Park for a second year

1PJM1614 Hundreds of visitors have enjoyed a motoring spectacle in Miller Park. Vintage cars lined the sides of the park throughout Saturday for the Classic Car Festival. Returning for a second […]

3 weeks ago
State-of-the-art Moor Park skatepark announces grand opening date

skatepark 3 Preston’s newest skatepark now has a date for its grand opening. The state-of-the-art park will be opened on September 13 at midday. The project is at Moor Park and has been […]

3 weeks ago
Six reasons why Preston is a great place to be a student

Views around Preston This week saw another batch of A-Level students celebrate (or run away from!) their highly anticipated results, which in turn will welcome a new set of fresh-faced undergraduates to our […]

3 weeks ago
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