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

Illegal cones and road markings in Moor Park parking war

Kenmure Place is being used as a place to park by students and workers Residents in a congested street in Moor Park have been taking matters into their own hands. Kenmure Place is being swamped by students and workers parking and then walking into […]

8 years ago
Preston in the Picture – February Desktop Calendar

This month’s desktop calendar picture is another photograph taken from Preston Bus Station but from the opposite side to January’s picture. This is an early morning view from the City’s […]

8 years ago
Preston Bus Station to host community health event

Preston Bus Station will take on a different use on Tuesday, as an event to promote health and well-being stops off. The Connect 4 Life event will have stands from […]

8 years ago
Funding boost for four Preston parks

haslam park Four Preston parks will see thousands of pounds worth of improvements in the coming year. £183,000 has been secured by Preston City Council to improve play areas, ponds and paths […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Grand opening of ‘The Mike Atkins Way’ Guild Wheel section

On Friday afternoon 17th January, a number of people attended the official grand opening of a section of the Guild Wheel in Avenham Park, extending alongside the River Ribble from […]

8 years ago
Brutalist beauty: Preston Bus Station on BBC4

The Bus Station and car park are in the brutalist style of architecture, popular in the 1960s Love it or loath it, the Bus Station will not go away. The latest examination of 1960’s concrete art or brutalist architecture that includes PBS will feature as part of […]

8 years ago
Exit Town Centre: Photo book featuring the Bus Station published

Preston Bus Station Exit Town Centre by Craig Atkinson is the third in his series of books documenting different aspects of Preston Bus Station. The limited edition book contains 28 […]

8 years ago
The Battle for Preston Bus Station front page of the Independent Magazine

Love, hate and concrete: The battle for Preston Bus Station. The story goes national. Front page of the Saturday Independent shouts the story of the ‘war’ between the Pros and […]

8 years ago
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