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Sandos takeaway will NOT be demolished after major fire

Sandos takeaway is exposed to the elements after a fire A Preston city centre takeaway ravaged by fire will not be demolished. Sandos, at the corner of Church Street and Manchester Road, is ‘no longer considered a dangerous structure’. A […]

6 years ago
Huge fire as Sandos takeaway goes up in flames

A huge fire has erupted at Sandos takeaway on Church Street. Witnesses on the scene have reported seeing flames higher than the building and Church Street is cordoned off with […]

6 years ago
Two men wanted after assault near Preston Minster

Church Street CCTV shows the two men wanted in connection with the incident A Preston man was left with a broken cheekbone after an assault in the city centre. Preston Police have called for witnesses to come forward after the assault near Preston […]

6 years ago
Former Church Street shop to be sold off by Preston City Council

Former Bargain's Galore store on Church Street A council owned building in Church Street is due to be sold off – but no longer by auction. What used to be Bargain’s Galore is to be put on […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Human remains excavated on Church Street suspected to be over 100 years old

The remains of a body suspected to be over 100 years old have been excavated on Church Street in Preston city centre. Workers on the road, where the taxi rank […]

6 years ago
Part of Church Street to get the Fishergate layout as roadworks resume

Expect more of this kind of scene during the coming months at the top end of Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall Part of Church Street is to see the new look applied to Fishergate extended, but only as far as the Minster. Lancashire County Council has announced it will resume work […]

7 years ago
Has the pride been lost in one of Preston’s iconic streets?

Some of the scenes on Church Street As the day began I had no idea what I was doing or why I was going to do it. But I thought I’d share my experiences with you as […]

7 years ago
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