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Winckley Square

Winckley Square is a Georgian Square in the heart of Preston city centre, in recent years it has seen a major regeneration and upkeep scheme

Taste test at Preston’s new Korean restaurant Kim Ji

Kim Ji Kim Ji is the first dedicated Korean restaurant to open in Preston. We went down at lunchtime to try it out. It’s 12 o’clock when I arrive at Kim […]

3 years ago
Arson attack sets bins on fire in Winckley Square

Winckley Square was targeted by arsonists Pic: Preston Fire Station Winckley Square was targeted by arsonists Pic: Preston Fire Station Fire crews were out in Winckley Square during Sunday evening. One of the city’s beauty spots was targeted by firebugs. […]

3 years ago
Pencils at the ready for Winckley Square Big Draw

Winckley Square - The Big Draw Festival Winckley Square will be one of thousands of global locations to play host in the world’s largest drawing festival this October. The Big Draw Festival, which takes place in over […]

3 years ago
Extraordinary women to star in new Winckley Square heritage tours

Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square gardens Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square guided heritage walks are back for Autumn, and this time they will feature some of Preston’s most extraordinary women. Over the past […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Life-saving equipment installed in Winckley Square

A view of Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square is now home to a defibrillator Pic: Tony Worrall A potentially life-saving piece of kit has been installed in Winckley Square. Business around the grade-II listed Georgian square […]

3 years ago
Watch as BLOCK opens Lancashire Encounter Festival

The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello The acrobatics begin in Winckley Square Pic: Tom Costello Preston’s Georgian Square was bouncing with some very modern sounds during Friday evening. BLOCK, a performance by Motionhouse and NoFit State […]

3 years ago
Where you can explore with Heritage Open Days 2018 in Preston

The Old Post Office is becoming the Shankly Hotel, and you can go for a look round Pic: Tony Worrall The Old Post Office is becoming the Shankly Hotel, and you can go for a look round Pic: Tony Worrall Heritage Open Days return to Preston and there’s 28 different […]

3 years ago
Preston parade route confirmed for Lancashire Encounter Festival

One of the art installations wheeling around the city at a previous Lancashire Encounter Jazz funk, puppets and a papier-mache donkey will be dancing through the streets of Preston in […]

3 years ago
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