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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.

Lancashire to receive enhanced support to tackle Delta variant (8 June 2021)

A package of enhanced support - including surge testing and increased vaccinations - is coming to Lancashire as cases of Covid-19 continue to rise.

All Together Different: Exploring Ideas for the New Harris (21 May 2021)

'All Together Different' is a new exhibition that will test out ideas for how the Harris might look in the future.

Line-Up Announced for Preston Live Arts Festival (21 May 2021)

Preston Live Arts Festival, a celebration of arts, culture, and homegrown talent in Preston, announces the initial line-up for this year's Summer Festival which will run at venues across the city from 21 - 30 June 2021.

Preston Markets Welcomes New Trader: Smith Locks (21 May 2021)

Independent locksmith, Smith Locks, is now open on the Box Market at Preston Markets.

Preston welcomes new Mayor (20 May 2021)

The city of Preston has formally welcomed Councillor Javed Iqbal as its 693rd Mayor and the first Muslim to hold the role.

Mayor of Preston legacy of Coronavirus Community Hero Awards (17 May 2021)

In celebrating our Coronavirus Community and City Heroes current Mayor of Preston, Councillor David Borrow, has already begun visiting and thanking some of these deserving groups and organisations.

Statement from Councillor Peter Moss on housing appeals in Goosnargh and Longridge (14 May 2021)

Statement from Councillor Peter Moss on housing appeals in Goosnargh and Longridge.

Bob and Roberta Smith art installation at the Harris (13 May 2021)

The work will take the form of a huge banner which will temporarily cover the front of the Grade 1 listed Harris building. In addition the Harris will present a solo exhibition by the artist across its three special exhibition galleries.

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