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Preston Railway Station

Preston Railway Station is on the West Coast Mainline and operated by Avanti West Coast. The station is a listed building and sees services to London, up to Scotland and many local services too serving Manchester, Liverpool, Blackburn and elsewhere.

Fishergate roadworks: Preston train station entrance to be closed for eight weeks

The front entrance to the train station is to be closed once work begins The latest stage of the Fishergate roadworks are due to continue down at the railway station. Preston Railway Station’s forecourt is set for work which will use the same materials […]

10 years ago
Army veteran is set to become Preston’s own Chelsea Pensioner

  On Monday 11 August¬†a¬†British Army veteran and locally well known¬†Standard Bearer was all set to become Preston’s very own Chelsea Pensioner. Steve’s last duty as a Standard Bearer was […]

10 years ago
Preston Digital Archive reaches an astounding 20 million views

Flickr hosted¬†Preston Digital Archive has now reached a staggering landmark of twenty million¬†viewings by¬†people¬†from Preston and the world over. Whether the people consulting the archive are Preston residents, ex-pats or […]

10 years ago
‘King’s Shilling’ re-enactment on Preston Railway Station

On Monday 4 August at 11am a reconstruction of the ‘Giving of the King’s Shilling’¬†¬†took place using two platforms. ¬†The ‘King’s Shilling’ is an old armed forces tradition dating back […]

10 years ago
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