Preston is a city in Lancashire in the North West of England, on the banks of the River Ribble. It is a bustling city with easy road and rail access to the other main cities in the area and is close to the M6 motorway. Its city centre offers varied shopping, ranging from large, centres such as Fishergate Shopping Centre and The Mall St George to individual, specialist shops in areas such as the side streets situated off Fishergate. Preston also boasts lively nightlife and a range of eateries to satisfy all tastes and a growing cafe-bar culture that is popular with old and young alike. Popular attractions within Preston include The National Football Museum, Harris Museum And Art Gallery, The Museum Of Lancashire, The Lancashire Queens Regiment Museum and The British Commercial Vehicle Museum.