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

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
Advertisement Advertisement Preston councillor says Preston Bus Station could be saved by charitable trust

preston bus station The man in charge of the city council’s coffers has spoken out about the future of Preston Bus Station. Cabinet member for resources councillor Martyn Rawlinson, in a blog post […]

9 years ago
Preston Bus Station campaigner decides not to stand in County Council election

John Wilson believes the Bus Station should not be demolished A campaigner battling to save Preston Bus Station has pulled out of standing for election in May. John Wilson announced his decision on Twitter last night not to run for […]

9 years ago
Twentieth Century Society deplores Preston bus station demolition plans

Twentieth Century Society comments on Preston bus station demolition plans In an article published in December the Twentieth Century Society said it “deplores Preston City Council’s decision… to demolish their […]

9 years ago
Preston Bus Station Online Poll Results

We have the outcome of the online poll on Preston Bus Station the Lancashire Evening Post ran last month. The first striking feature of the poll is the number of […]

9 years ago
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