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

RIP Preston Bus Station: a Preston Social conversation

  On 26 February the Preston Social presents an opportunity to discuss the proposed demolition of Preston Bus Station and Car Park. The devastating news that the Bus Station would […]

9 years ago
Gate 81: New project attempt to find a creative future for Preston Bus Station

Three campaigners who want to see Preston Bus Station put to better use are calling for ideas for the future of the building. Designer Sally Stone and architect Dominic Roberts, […]

9 years ago
Debate on Preston’s empty buildings and the future of the Bus Station

A debate on the future of Preston’s empty and under-threat buildings will take place on Tuesday night. The event, organised by In Certain Places, will include a talk from Dr […]

9 years ago
Preston in the Picture – February’s Picture

I’ve got to be honest, January has not been the best month for me from a picture taking point of view. Too many grey, damp days and the enthusiasm to […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Open to the Public: Talk, film screening & discussion about empty buildings in Preston’s City Centre

There are 300 empty or underused buildings in Preston’s city centre, Open to the Public is an art project and platform that maps all the vacant buildings in the city […]

9 years ago
Third time lucky? Preston Bus Station campaigners apply to list the building

bus station view A third attempt to have Preston Bus Station protected as a listed building has been lodged. The 20th Century Society, who wrote back in December about their admiration for the […]

9 years ago
BBC News shows Preston Bus Station in Lego

The seemingly doomed Preston landmark has inspired someone to recreate the building before it has even been demolished. Seen previously on the Facebook page of Save Preston Bus Station, BBC […]

9 years ago
Opinion: Tragic tale of Preston Bus Station is unlikely to result in resurection

bus station view When the BBC re-created the crucifixion on Preston Bus Station last Easter, few people realised that the venue was about to become the altar for its own sacrifice a few […]

9 years ago
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