best of britannia

How can Preston’s historic buildings be put to best use?

Ann Vanner infront of a map of Church Street they hope will spark debate What needs to be done to kick start Church Street back into life? And how much does it cost to restore a building like the Old Post Office to its […]

6 years ago
Exploring Best of Britannia North as it returns to Preston’s Old Post Office

The Old Post Office in the sunshine, the team behind BOB North, inside the main foyer and seeing the David Bowie inspired artwork A ‘pop-up department store’ has opened its doors in Preston for a second year. Best of Britannia North showcases the best in Northern design, produce and inventiveness during three days […]

6 years ago
Win the chance to be at Best of Britannia North for free

The Old Post Office at last year's Best of Britannia North A showcase of British design and products comes to Preston in March – and you could have a browse for free. Best of Britannia North returns to the Old Post […]

6 years ago
Best of Britannia North returns to Preston’s Old Post Office

The Old Post Office is transformed for two days during the event Preston’s historic Old Post Office is to be converted once more into an emporium of British design. Best of Britannia North has announced it will return to the city in […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Celebrate British produce with the second annual Buy British Day

A Buy British Day pop-up event is coming to Preston to encourage shoppers to support brands and businesses that design and manufacture in Britain. The Best of Britannia event is the […]

7 years ago
Win tickets to Best of Britannia in the Old Post Office

The Old Post Office is to be transformed The Best of Britannia event takes place in the Old Post Office from Friday. Showcasing the best in British design, products and food it is the first time it has […]

7 years ago
Preston train commuters to be greeted by preview of Best of Britannia event

Passengers waiting at Preston station Pic: George D Thompson Commuters at Preston train station are to have their journeys made a little more stylish in celebration of the Best of Britannia event being held in the city. Preston’s Old […]

7 years ago
Preston historic Old Post Office building to host festival of British talent

Stalls will be inside the building and out on the market Preston’s Old Post Office is to buzz with life once more as the listed building is transformed into a pop-up department store. Best of Britannia is a three-day event showcasing […]

7 years ago
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