Preston buildings & attractions

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

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
Preston Bus Station: £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 £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 £10 million

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

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Christmas parking: Preston Bus Station car park to be free after 3pm on selected days

Preston Bus Station is often praised for its brutalist style Pic: Tony Worrall The bus station car park Pic: Tony Worrall More free parking for Preston city centre in the run up to Christmas has been announced. Lancashire County Council, who now operate Preston […]

7 years ago
Volunteers needed for Grange Park orchard apple picking

Grange Park Ribbleton residents are being invited to pick apples from their local orchard. The Grange Park orchard needs harvesting and the Preston City Council park services need help to pick all […]

7 years ago
Moor Park pictured in all its Autumnal glory

Autumn is definitely here in Preston as the leaves turn redder. Dusk falls spectacularly at the moment and the city parks are a riot of reds, browns and yellows. The […]

7 years ago
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