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New Trader Opening at Preston Markets: Bossy Boots (Friday 13 August)

A new independent business, Bossy Boots, is set to open in the Market Hall at Preston Markets during August.

Partnership approved for Preston employment skills checks (13 August 2021)

Cabinet at Preston City Council have given the go ahead to a partnership with Calico Enterprise Ltd for the implementation and monitoring of the Central Lancashire Employment Skills Supplementary Planning Document (SPD).

Summer family fun days in Preston (9 August 2021)

The first of these special events takes place in the beautiful setting of Avenham Park where families are invited to join in storytelling and illustration workshops full of inspiration and fun, exploring themes around family and what family means to them.

Preston City Council recognised for work on measuring and reducing carbon emissions (5 Aug 2021)

Preston City Council has achieved the Carbon Neutral International Standard, granted by One Carbon World, for its work on measuring and reducing its carbon emissions.

Lancashire schools to take part in global book festival to tackle discrimination (21 July 2021)

Preston City Council and other organisations around Lancashire, including the Harris and UCLan, are supporting a project to tackle racial discrimination through a global book festival which will include contributions from school children in Lancashire...

Capture our city to say 'Welcome Back' (7 July 2021)

Are you passionate about Preston? Are you canny with a camera? We have a fantastic opportunity for someone to supply a suite of images of Preston to be used as part of the Welcome Back funding project.

Preston City Council backs campaign to tackle domestic abuse in Lancashire (7 July 2021)

Preston City Council is supporting a Lancashire wide campaign aiming to raise awareness of domestic abuse and provide information on how victims can access support...

Housing standards & safety breaches lead to arrests (5 July 2021)

Officers from Preston City Council, Lancashire Police and Lancashire Fire and Rescue executed a warrant at a property on Corporation Street in Preston, uncovering multiple offences and safety breaches which led to arrests of the occupiers.

Guild Wheel memorial to Peter Ward (25 June 2021)

A memorial to a former Preston City Councillor has been established on the Guild Wheel in recognition of his contributions to the city and the Guild Wheel project.

Preston Markets Welcomes New Trader: Crystal Hairbows (10 June 2021)

A new independent business, Crystal Hairbows is set to open at the Box Market at Preston Markets on Friday 11 June 2021.

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