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Christmas parking: Preston Bus Station car park to be free after 3pm on selected days

Posted on - 22nd October, 2014 - 9:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Christmas, City Centre, Events, News, Preston Bus Station, Preston City Centre

Preston Bus Station is often praised for its brutalist style Pic: Tony Worrall

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The bus station car park Pic: Tony Worrall

More free parking for Preston city centre in the run up to Christmas has been announced.

Lancashire County Council, who now operate Preston Bus Station and its car park, have agreed to free parking in selected days in the run up to the festive season.

The Bus Station car park is free on Saturday 15 November for the Christmas lights switch on, after 3pm.

County council transport bosses have also agreed to the following days to be free parking from 3pm:

Wednesday 3 December
Thursday 4 December
Friday 5 December
Monday 8 December
Tuesday 9 December
Wednesday 10 December
Thursday 11 December
Monday 15 December

The Arthur Street Car Park at County Hall is free every weekend for shoppers to use.

Free parking in the run up to Christmas has also been confirmed at the following car parks in the city:

Preston City Council Market Hall Car Park

Saturday 15 November from 3pm until 12 midnight (Christmas lights switch-on)

Monday 1 December to Friday 5 December from 3pm to midnight

Sunday 7 December – all day

Monday 8 December to Friday 12 December from 3pm to midnight

Sunday 14 December – all day

Monday 15 December to Friday 19 December from 3pm to midnight

Sunday 21 December – all day

Monday 22 December to Christmas Eve – all day

St. Georges Shopping Centre

(Free from 4.00pm, maximum of three hour stay)

Wednesday 3rd December

Thursday 4th December

Sunday 7th December

Wednesday 10th December

Thursday 11th December

Sunday 14th December

Monday 15th December – Friday 19th December

Sunday 21st December

Fishergate Shopping Centre

(Free from 4.00pm)

Wednesday 12th November

Thursday 13th November

Wedneday 19th November

Thursday 20th November

Wednesday 26th November

Thursday 27th November

Wednesday 3rd December

Thursday 4th December

Wednesday 10th December

Thursday 11th December

Monday 15th December – Wednesday 24th December

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