Great Preston has one pub, a local cricket team, a post office and a village hall. There is now one school that is located at Brigshaw. The church was closed in 1992, and changed into a community centre in 1998. The Working Men's club has also shut down and is for sale. A fire was discovered at a house on Berry Lane in the late evening of 3rd June 2010 Police are probing suspected arson attack at this Leeds home.