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Fishergate Bollard may be removed and sold to German transport museum

The new look Fishergate Bollard with its new branding Pic: Lancashire County Council The working from home during the pandemic appears to mean the beginning of the end for one of Preston’s iconic transport features. Shifting patterns mean commuters heading into Preston city […]

1 year ago
Fishergate Bollard gets its own action figure

The Car Wars Fishergate Bollard Pic: Wayne Ashworth The Fishergate Bollard has been turned into an action figure by Penwortham artist Graham Pearce. The Bollard – or lack of the Bollard – features under the heading Car Wars, […]

2 years ago
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 years 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 […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

3 years 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 […]

3 years ago
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 […]

4 years 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 […]

4 years ago
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