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Help for Preston businesses
These are unprecedented times and during the Covid-19 pandemic the government announced a series of support measures, including those to support businesses.
Coronavirus Statement from Leader, Cllr Matthew Brown
We are in unchartered territory, facing a situation that is unknown and difficult for us all. Now, more than ever, it is essential that employers take responsible measures to protect their employees from unnecessary risks and exposure to the coronavirus which would be passed on to others including vulnerable individuals.
Changes to Preston Markets during Covid-19 Outbreak
The traditional and much loved Egg Rolling annual event is cancelled for 2020 due to the Covid19 virus.
Egg Rolling and other Preston events cancelled
The traditional and much loved Egg Rolling annual event is cancelled for 2020 due to the Covid19 virus.
Preston City Council outlines support during COVID19
Preston City Council will introduce a number of adjustments to its services to support people and businesses in the city impacted by the COVID19 virus.
The Harris in Preston to Temporarily close
From 5pm Friday 20 March 2020, The Harris, The Reception desk at the Town Hall as well as the Preston City Council run Pavilion Café in Avenham Park will close to visitors until further notice due to the Covid-19 virus.
Have your say on Preston's HMO review
We are currently asking residents and other interested parties for views and feedback on a review of houses in multiple occupation (HMO).
Cherry Pie returns to Preston Markets
Cherry Pie will re-open at Preston Markets in the coming weeks, following a complete renovation and extension of the cafe.
Preston leisure scheme moves forward
The council is working in partnership with Maple Grove and Muse Developments to bring forward the 160,000 sq ft scheme which will include an 8-screen cinema, a 16-lane bowling alley, numerous restaurants and a new multi storey car park.
The Harris announces four spring exhibitions
There is something for everyone at the Harris this spring with four exciting new exhibitions opening this month, from local history to newly-made art.