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New block of flats could tower down Winckley Square side street

How the new apartment block down Garden Street could look A former sports hall just off Winckley Square could be turned into flats. Garden Street has the former Cardinal Newman sports hall in it but plans in early 2018 were […]

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Revival of Jazz in the Park sees event move to Winckley Square

A sunny day in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Jazz in the Park is returning to Preston after a 15 year hiatus. The event, which previously ran for five years in Avenham Park, is returning in 2019 with Winckley […]

8 hours ago
Electric vehicle charging comes to Winckley Square

The electric vehicle charging spaces on Winckley Square Pic David Toase Electric vehicle charging points have been installed on Winckley Square. In a move that former residents of the Georgian square couldn’t have pictured in their wildest dreams, drivers will be […]

1 week ago
Big Lunch to take over Winckley Square this summer

Having fun at The Big Lunch Pic: Stephen Riley Preston’s green Georgian oasis will play host once again to the Big Lunch. Families, couples, individuals are all invited to pack a hamper and join for a picnic in the […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Interactive theatre event to transform Winckley Square into Wonderland

The cast of The Mad Hatters Tea Party An Alice in Wonderland-themed interactive theatre event is coming to Winckley Square. The Mad Hatters Tea Party is being billed as a “magical Easter adventure” by organisers Events Live and […]

1 month ago
Uncover Winckley Square’s hidden histories with these guided walks

A view of Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square guided walks are back for April and May. The free walks, led by the Friends of Winckley Square, uncover the hidden histories of Preston’s Georgian Square. There are […]

2 months ago
Trinity on the Square says it won’t be closing but admits staff payment problems

Trinity on the Square has faced an uncertain future in its first two months of operating Pic: Blog Preston A Preston city centre restaurant and bar has denied it is closing. Trinity on the Square, in what was Solita, opened in January. But Jonathan ‘Jay’ Williams has spoken out […]

2 months ago
Winckley Square guided walks to celebrate International Women’s Day

A view of the new look Winckley Square which took most of 2016 to complete Pic: Tony Worrall A special series of Winckley Square guided walks is taking place to celebrate International Women’s Day. The walks, which are dedicated to the women of Winckley Square, will take place […]

3 months ago
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