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Preston Bus Station

The latest news on Preston’s Bus Station. The grade-II listed building was threatened with demolition but after being listed in 2013 it has been undergoing a major renovation project.

Reaction: Preston Bus Station secures grade II listed status

The city council and English Heritage disagree on the cost of restoring the Bus Station Preston Bus Station is the hot topic today as culture minister Ed Vaizey granted it grade II listed status. The building splits Prestonian opinion down the middle, with some loving […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Minister grants building grade II listed status

It’s third time lucky for Preston Bus Station. It has been confirmed as a grade II listed building, making it a building of national importance and special interest. Bus Station […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station campaigners plan parade through city

A parade to save Preston’s Bus Station is being organised. Campaigners plan to march through the centre of the city to voice their opposition to the current proposals for demolition. […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station in discussion at Brutal & Beautiful exhibition

While we wait for the delayed decision whether to list Prestonā€™s iconic Bus Station, English Heritage has announced a new London based exhibition called Brutal & Beautiful. The Royal Institute […]

11 years ago
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Manchester based design agency illustrate Preston Bus Station

            As the fight to save Preston Bus Station rages on more people have sought creative inspiration from Prestonā€™s iconic building. Dorothy, a design agency […]

11 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Listing decision due early next week

The Bus Station and car park are in the brutalist style of architecture, popular in the 1960s A decision on whether to list Preston’s iconic Bus Station will be revealed next week, according to a Lancashire MP. Ben Wallace, who represents Wyre and Preston North, tweeted to […]

11 years ago
In pictures: Gate 81 photo exhibition on display at Preston Bus Station

One of the bus commuters captured in the photo exhibition A set of photographs of people using Preston Bus Station have been posted up around the building. The giant photos, taken by Jamie Hawkesworth, show Prestonians of all ages and […]

11 years ago
Opinion: To list or not to list Preston Bus Station, that is the question

The Bus Station would have been even quieter at night if proposals had gone ahead It looks like thereā€™s still hope for Prestonā€™s beleaguered bus station, after Culture Secretary Ed Vaizey agreed with English Heritageā€™s recommendations, and gave grade II listed status to Metro Central […]

11 years ago
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