Winckley Square

Winckley Street trees ‘bodge job’ criticised by cafe owner

Another view of the tarmac tree in Winckley Street A cafe owner in Preston city centre has branded work on trees near his business a ‘bodge job’. Winckleys Sandwich and Coffee Bar in Winckley Street is on a cobbled street […]

3 years ago
Pokemon Go players warned by police about Winckley Square

Winckley Square undergoing restoration work and a screengrab of the area in Pokemon Go Desperate Pokemon Go hunters have been scaling railings around a historic Preston park undergoing restoration work to catch their favourite Pokemon. Winckley Square is closed for two months of drainage […]

3 years ago
Take a behind the scenes tour of Winckley Square’s gardens

The gardens at Winckley Square are currently off limits Pic: Tpony Worrall Tours exploring the history of Winckley Square are to be held as part of the annual Heritage Open Days. Preston’s grade II listed Georgian Square has an interesting past and […]

3 years ago
Winckley Square to be closed for two months of restoration work

Summer in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square’s gardens are to be closed off for two months as major restoration work takes place. Nearly £1m of lottery money is being spent on a ‘transformation’ of the […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Boost for Winckley Square as solicitors buy property

Winckley Square property is seeing increased interest Pic: Tony Worrall A solicitors with offices across Lancashire is expanding into Preston. It’s another boost for the Winckley Square area as Farleys Solicitors LLP opens its sixth office. The firm has purchased […]

3 years ago
Freshfield expands to larger Winckley Square offices

The new home for Freshfield in Winckley Square Winckley Square has been given another boost as a Preston firm expands into larger offices. Freshfield are moving to an office within the same building. The marketing agency has signed up […]

3 years ago
Boom time back again? Winckley Square interest reaching 2006 levels

Looking across Winckley Square, which is a focus for investors Pic: Paul Melling Interest in Winckley Square is beginning to rise according to property experts in the city as a revamp of the area continues. Preston is catching the eye of investors across […]

3 years ago
Winckley Square cutting down of trees completed

Felling of trees in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall A number of trees have come down in Winckley Square as the renovation of the grade-II Georgian area of Preston continues. Arboricultural experts have been sawing down the trees, which […]

4 years ago
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