As Preston’s new Market Hall continues to trade and more stalls open there’s the wrecking ball hanging over the former market.Advertisement
Preston’s Indoor Market is due for demolition to make way for a £50million cinema and restaurants complex.
The Light Cinema Chain is lined up to run the 11-screen cinema and a new car park is also to be built.
£4million has already been spent on the new market hall which is under the canopy of the Victorian Outdoor Covered Market.
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Here’s the key questions answered
It’s due to start during the summer on the old Market building
Due to be in 2020
They won’t say yet.
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Yes, you can still use it
When the demolition work begins on the old Market