Former workers at the Courtauld’s factory have met to recall the working life. The textiles factory was knocked down in the 1980s but a new community project aims to piece […]8 years ago Courtauld’s factory film: Watch fascinating lookback at factory life
The story of the former Courtauld’s factory has been told in an online documentary. Prestonian Gary Cunliffe has produced the lookback at what used to be one of the biggest […]8 years ago So, what existed before the Courtaulds factory at Red Scar?
With the forthcoming ‘Colours of the World: Made in Preston’ project in mind, I began to think about what existed on the site of the former Courtaulds prior to the […]8 years ago In pictures: Courtauld’s factory before demolition
These pictures show life inside the Courtauld’s factory before it was demolished in 1980. Local photographer and former factory worker Keith Sergeant rescued the pictures from a skip just before […]8 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Memories of Preston’s Courtaulds factory wanted
A community project is asking for Prestonian’s memories of the Courtaulds factory. There will be an event at St Matthew’s Mission on Saturday to help trace the history of the […]8 years ago Most Discussed