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Museum of Lancashire closure date set as consortium deal talks continue

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council A museum in Preston is to close from September as the county council continues negotiations to secure its future. The Museum of Lancashire, which is being eyed by a consortium, […]

1 year ago
Mystery consortium is eyeing up the under-threat Museum of Lancashire

Stairwell inside the Museum of Lancashire Pic: Paul Melling Preston’s Museum of Lancashire is being eyed up by a mystery consortium who want to save it. But negotiations with Lancashire County Council could stall due to financial concerns. Documents […]

1 year ago
May half-term inspiration for what to do with the kids at Museum of Lancashire

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council Is the calendar looking a little bare for activities to do this late May half-term? There’s a host of activities taking place at the under-threat Museum of Lancashire. The museum […]

1 year ago
Museum of Lancashire to stay open until September

Preston’s much-loved Museum of Lancashire has won a stay of execution from closure. It had previously been due to close in early April but councillors have said the doors will […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Caravan Gallery photo exhibition to park up at Museum of Lancashire

Some of the pictures in the Caravan Gallery exhibition A bright yellow caravan will be popping up across Preston from the end of the month as part of a new exhibition. The Caravan Gallery parks up at the Museum […]

2 years ago
Museum of Lancashire closure: Petition urges Prestonians to take action to save heritage

Preston’s Museum of Lancashire should be saved from closure according to an online petition. Prestonians are being urged to put their names to the call for the museum to remain […]

2 years ago
Closing the Museum of Lancashire could COST Lancashire County Council additional £900,000

Closing the Museum of Lancashire could see Lancashire County Council handed a large bill by a heritage charity. The museum recently had £919,400 invested into it by the Heritage Lottery […]

2 years ago
Seven things Prestonians said on hearing the Museum of Lancashire is to close

Museum of Lancashire appearing on Children In Need Pic: Lancashire County Council The news of the Museum of Lancashire closing its doors in Preston has been greeted with dismay by Prestonians. Lancashire County Council say the museum is one of five across […]

2 years ago
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