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Opinion: Where do we go from here for Preston’s listed bus station?

Stamp of approval: The Bus Station is now grade II listed Well, well, well, what a week it’s been! (and it’s only Wednesday) The latest episode in Preston’s long running bus station saga unfolded creating a storm of local and national […]

8 years ago
Opinion: To list or not to list Preston Bus Station, that is the question

The Bus Station would have been even quieter at night if proposals had gone ahead It looks like there’s still hope for Preston’s beleaguered bus station, after Culture Secretary Ed Vaizey agreed with English Heritage’s recommendations, and gave grade II listed status to Metro Central […]

8 years ago
Preston Now and Then prize draw: winners presentation

Pictured above from the left Councillor James Hull,  Joseph Hall, the Preston Guild Mayor, Carl Crompton with the Mayoress, Bernie Blackburn and Amy Ankers  Preston Guild Mayor, Carl Crompton presented winners […]

9 years ago
Kendal to London (via Preston) by Kayak

Here’s a couple of unexpected shots taken yesterday along the Lancaster Canal near Salwick in Preston I was amazed to learn that the three guys pictured are kayaking from Kendal […]

9 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Now and Then: a revealing stroll through the streets of Preston

Now displayed on Flickr, Bernie Blackburn’s excellent Preston Now and Then photographic collection Bernie exhibited his series of modern day scenes of Preston artfully blended with archive photographs at St […]

9 years ago
Giant mural on Adelphi Street unveiled

Three Preston artists plan to turn the city centre streets into an open air gallery as part of the Guild celebrations. A supersize mural has appeared on the university police […]

9 years ago
Preston Now and Then exhibition moves into Avenham Park Pavillion

preston station A photography exhibition showing how areas of Preston have changed over the decades is moving to a new venue. The Preston Now and Then show, put together by local photographer […]

9 years ago
In pictures: Early start as Olympic torch arrives in Preston

olympic torch on fishergate It finally arrived, in a blaze of Olympic glory the torch was welcomed to Preston. Local photographer Bernie Blackburn was up early to capture the scenes as it made its […]

9 years ago
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