Preston buildings & attractions

Key places and buildings in Preston which are regularly in the news

Music festival Rockprest coming to Moor Park in Summer 2015

moor park Rockprest has been officially announced, meaningĀ Preston will get a music festival after all. The festival will be held on Moor Park in the Summer of 2015 and feature a variety […]

7 years ago
Preston City Centre Plan: Council strategy aims to tackle Preston’s empty shops problem

Reports show Preston has net employment immigration, so more people come into the city to work than go out of it A new plan for Preston’s City Centre regeneration is promising to create 6,000 jobs over the next 15 years. Preston City Council has published its final version of its City […]

7 years ago
Seven things Prestonians said on hearing Preston Bus Station proposals

The Bus Station is set for a major overhaul The announcement of Ā£23 million being earmarked to revamp Preston Bus Station has divided Prestonians once more. Now a grade II listed building the proposals from Lancashire County Council include […]

7 years ago
Youth councillor says Preston Youth Zone in Preston Bus Station is “utter betrayal” for youngsters in city

Youth councillor Dwyer says the county council has ignored the wishes of young people in Preston Preston’s youth councillor has unleashed a volley of criticism at Lancashire County Council over their decision to house a proposed Preston Youth Zone in the Bus Station. Connor Dwyer, 15 […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Bus Station: Ā£23 million to be invested in restoring grade II listed building

The Bus Station is to receive major refurbishment work under the county council plans Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Bus Station is to receive a Ā£23 million refurbishment in a huge overhaul of how the building operates. The grade II listed building divides Prestonians but its listed status […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Preston Youth Zone to be housed in the building as refurbishment announcement due

A rainbow over Preston Bus Station Lancashire County Council are poised to make a major announcement about investment in Preston Bus Station. Preston City Council leader Peter Rankin has indicated his County Hall counterpart, Jennifer Mein, […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus Station: Report likely to show repair bill topping Ā£10 million

Rusted curves on the Bus Station car park Preston Bus Station’s repair bill is thought likely to come out at the Ā£14 million mark. Conservative county councillors claim a report, due to be put to Lancashire County Council’s […]

7 years ago
Window smashed at The Moorbrook Inn

Damage caused at the Moorbrook Inn One of Preston’s oldest drinking holes was vandalised on Wednesday night. The Moorbrook Inn on North Road re-opened in May following a refurbishment. The Parlour window of the pub was […]

7 years ago
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