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When demolition work is due on Preston’s former Indoor Market

The old Markets building is not long for this world The old Markets building is not long for this world Pic: Joseph Gudgeon As Preston’s new Market Hall continues to trade and more stalls open there’s the wrecking ball hanging […]

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Number of roads to be removed from Winckley Square conservation area

Fox Street is one of the roads which heritage officers say has 'lost character' Pic: 70023venus2009 Fox Street is one of the roads which heritage officers say has ‘lost character’ Pic: 70023venus2009 A number of roads in Preston city centre could be stripped of their conservation […]

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When the final day of Preston Markets was captured on camera

An empty Preston Market Hall An empty Preston Market Hall These were some of the final moments inside the old Preston Indoor Market. Photographer Joseph Gudgeon spent months chronicling the end of the old market. […]

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Preston Easter Egg rolling returns to Avenham Park for 2018

One of Preston’s longest-standing traditions returns during Easter weekend. Dating back to Victorian times the egg rolling sees children, and adults, send their Easter Eggs flying down the slopes of […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement How Preston Markets is looking through Instagram eyes

The new Preston Market Hall at night Pic: Tony Worrall The new Preston Market Hall at night Pic: Tony Worrall It’s fast becoming one of the most photographed places in Preston. Since opening the new Market Hall has been capturing […]

2 months ago
Guide book about Harris Museum and Art Gallery launches

Harris lit in winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall Harris lit in winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A new guide book explaining the treasures of the Harris Museum and Art Gallery has been launched. Costing £1 the book shines […]

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Pictures as Preston Markets sees proper Lancashire entertainment

Morris dancers at the Markets Pic: Paul Melling Morris dancers at the Markets Pic: Paul Melling There was some reet Lancashire entertainment around Preston Markets during its first Saturday of trading. Morris dancers, the Red Rose Band and […]

2 months ago
Details of Preston Markets celebration on Saturday

Details have been given of the entertainment which is taking place this Saturday to mark Preston’s new market opening. The Market Hall, under the cover of the Outdoor Covered Market, […]

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