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New look Fishergate bollards to make return to Preston city centre

The new look bollard in all its glory Pic: Lancashire County Council One of Preston’s most famous modern landmarks is receiving a big makeover. Fishergate Bollard has become a mainstay of the city’s social media and news reporting for outlets such as […]

2 months ago
New urban art celebrates Preston’s rich heritage

The finished mural at Slingers A new piece of urban art is celebrating Preston’s rich heritage. The mural has been created at Slingers Ironmongers by Preston-born graffiti artist Shawn Sharpe. It features some of the […]

5 months ago
Taxi becomes stranded on Fishergate Bollard structure

The taxi in Fishergate where it meets Corporation Street Pic: Blog Preston The base of the Fishergate Bollard has claimed another victim. This time the driver of a black cab in the city has become stranded. Although the bollard has not been […]

1 year ago
Oil spill after Fishergate Bollard base structure hit again

Sand was put down to cover the oil spill Pic: Reece Catterall Another victim has been claimed by the structure which had supported the Fishergate Bollard. A car struck the plinth’s base at the junction of Corporation Street and Fishergate. It triggered […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement A bollard has been sent tumbling in Fishergate

The bollard off the the side of Fishergate after being hit on Thursday Pic: Linda Mansley One of the Fishergate Bollard’s family has been skittled. During Thursday (31 January) another of the stone plinths was sent tumbling. A driver hit the bollard which is just in […]

1 year ago
White van becomes stuck on Fishergate Bollard structure

The van becomes lop-sided on the bollard structure Pic: Sarah Green The van becomes lop-sided on the bollard structure Pic: Sarah Green Another driver has come unstuck on Preston’s most famous inanimate object. A white van heading into Fishergate got stuck […]

2 years ago
Driver hits Fishergate Bollard structure

A driver stuck on the bollard plinth Pic: Alan Murray A driver stuck on the bollard plinth Pic: Alan Murray Preston’s most infamous inanimate feature has claimed another driver – and its not even on the roads. Fishergate Bollard’s base […]

2 years ago
Mini gets stuck on Fishergate bollard plinth during rush hour

Onlookers go to help the Mini driver Pic: Kate Dickens Onlookers go to help the Mini driver Pic: Kate Dickens Another driver has struggled to navigate the road layout in Fishergate. The raised section of road where one of the […]

2 years ago
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