Preston’s buildings bathed in yellow to remember those we have lost to Covid

Posted on - 24th March, 2021 - 9:59am | Author - | Posted in - Health, Politics, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Uncategorized, University campus
The Harris was lit in yellow last night to remember those we have lost over the past year. Pic: Tony Worrall

Yesterday (Tuesday, 23 March) marked one year since the UK went into lockdown for the first time.


Buildings across Preston were lit up in yellow to mark the occasion.

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Market Hall, Preston. Pic: Tony Worrall

End of life care specialists Marie Curie organised a Day of Reflection to acknowledge people we have lost over the past year.

Prestonians were encouraged to shine a light on their doorstep at 8pm as a sign of respect to the hundreds of thousands who have lost their lives in the past year.

Adelphi Square and UCLan new student centre. Pic: Tony Worrall

Lancashire County Council’s County Hall was lit up in yellow last night to remember those Lancashire has lost to Covid, and for those going through a bereavement.

County Hall was lit up in yellow. Pic: @LancashireCC

All the buildings looked majestic as people across Lancashire gathered together to participate in the doorstep vigil.

County Hall. Pic: @LancashireCC

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