Winckley Square

Hangout business events return to Winckley Square

Winckley Square gardens is to host the business networking event A business networking event is returning to its original home at Winckley Square gardens. Preston Business Improvement District’s regular Hangout event had to be moved while the restoration work took […]

1 week ago
Victorian Fair to be held in Winckley Square Gardens

The Winckley Square Gardens since their restoration Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s newly restored Winckley Square gardens are going to have a Victorian-themed for the day. Despite being Georgian in their splendour the green space in the city centre is to […]

2 weeks ago
Completion of £1.2m Winckley Square Gardens is a ‘landmark day’ for Preston

£1.2m ‘sympathetic restoration’ of Winckley Square Gardens now complete Reopening hailed as a ‘landmark day for Preston city centre signalling an ‘exciting future’ Square reopened by Preston’s Mayor Coun John […]

2 months ago
Preston’s College opens job centre near Winckley Square

A new use for former shop in Winckley Street A city college has opened up new city centre ‘job shop’ to help students with their careers. Preston’s College has opened up The Job Zone next door to Pizza Express […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Winckley Street trees ‘bodge job’ criticised by cafe owner

Another view of the tarmac tree in Winckley Street A cafe owner in Preston city centre has branded work on trees near his business a ‘bodge job’. Winckleys Sandwich and Coffee Bar in Winckley Street is on a cobbled street […]

4 months ago
Pokemon Go players warned by police about Winckley Square

Winckley Square undergoing restoration work and a screengrab of the area in Pokemon Go Desperate Pokemon Go hunters have been scaling railings around a historic Preston park undergoing restoration work to catch their favourite Pokemon. Winckley Square is closed for two months of drainage […]

5 months ago
Take a behind the scenes tour of Winckley Square’s gardens

The gardens at Winckley Square are currently off limits Pic: Tpony Worrall Tours exploring the history of Winckley Square are to be held as part of the annual Heritage Open Days. Preston’s grade II listed Georgian Square has an interesting past and […]

5 months ago
Winckley Square to be closed for two months of restoration work

Summer in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square’s gardens are to be closed off for two months as major restoration work takes place. Nearly £1m of lottery money is being spent on a ‘transformation’ of the […]

5 months ago
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