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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

Solita in Winckley Square is up for sale

The building in Winckley Square which contains Solita Some of Solita’s signature burgers A Preston city centre restaurant has been placed on the market less than two years after opening. Solita Preston in Winckley Square is part of […]

4 years ago
Latest Winckley Square history walk to take place

Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall A history stroll returns to one of the city’s most historic places. Georgian square Winckley Square sees a guided walk round on Wednesday (4 April. […]

4 years ago
New Winckley Square research project needs your help

Winckley Square in times gone by Winckley Square in times gone by The women of Winckley Square are just one of the topics of a new research project about the Georgian gardens in the city centre. […]

4 years ago
Number of roads to be removed from Winckley Square conservation area

Fox Street is one of the roads which heritage officers say has 'lost character' Pic: 70023venus2009 Fox Street is one of the roads which heritage officers say has ‘lost character’ Pic: 70023venus2009 A number of roads in Preston city centre could be stripped of their conservation […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement New flats plan near Winckley Square goes back to the drawing board

The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 Plans for a new block of flats off Winckley Square have been put on the back-burner. The 41 apartments, tabled by […]

4 years ago
Flats plan for Winckley Square branded as ‘alien’

The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 The Garden Street scheme has been mothballed since 2010 A proposal for new flats just off Winckley Square has been dismissed as ‘strident’ by planning officers. Preston City Council looks […]

4 years ago
Winckley Square history tours confirmed for February

A chance to explore Winckley Square - pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore Winckley Square – pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore the history of Winckley Square has been announced. The Friends of […]

4 years ago
Preston Christmas decorations and trees targeted by vandals

The Christmas tree in Winckley Square has now been restored The Christmas tree in Winckley Square has now been restored A plea for vandals to stop smashing up Preston’s Christmas displays has been issued. Preston City Council says a number […]

4 years ago
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