The Red Lion – The pub is the heart of Preston’s community and stands proudly as the first example of a community-owned public house anywhere in the UK, having been bought from Whitbreads in the early 1980’s.

Preston Cricket Club – The club was first founded in 1882. In the modern era, the club has grown into a highly respected cricket club providing a welcoming and safe cricketing environment for all.

The Village Hall – The hall accommodates meeting and functions for up to 50 people. It is where we hold many of the key parish organisation meetings. Discounted booking rates are available for residents.

Education: College, School and Nursery

Preston Nursery School – Preston Nursery School is a private Nursery School with approximately 30 children on roll. It is registered for 22 children at each session, and is open Monday-Thursdays.

Preston Primary School – “Our ethos as a Church School, built on Christian values recognises that all our children are unique and our aim is to treat all children as individuals, supporting them to achieve success and developing mutual respect for all, regardless of background or ability.

Community Facilities Project – Preston Parish Council is maintaining this page to post documents relating to the proposed new community facilities so that residents can keep up to date with the project.

Music: Choir and Band

Preston Village Voices – “By now you’ve surely heard us, so please come and join us! No audition required, but being able to sing in tune would help!

SG4 – SG4 are a nine-piece band originally formed in Preston, Hitchin in 2008. The group’s musical style has been described as “eclectic”. It consists of a wide variety of alternative rock with elements of folk, blues, pop, R&B, reggae and country and many more due to band members’ diverse influences.

Preston Honey is for sale at Kings Walden Stores and Post Office at Ley Green.

Local Services and Businesses – visit our Useful Links page

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