This is the luxury accommodation students at Preston could be living in as a new giant block of flats opens. Friargate Court has 244-hotel style studio rooms and is pitching […]6 years ago Friargate Court student flats complete and first residents imminent
A new part of Friargate’s skyline is now finished. Portgate’s new block of student accommodation has been completed and will soon see its first tenants moving in. With 244-bedrooms the […]6 years ago Seen the giant crane towering above Friargate?
An enormous crane measuring more than 70 metres has been towering above Friargate. The road in the centre of Preston has been shut since 4am while workmen hoisted the red crane […]6 years ago Friargate to be shut for gigantic crane lift
Part of a major Preston road is to be closed as a crane is moved from the Friargate Court site. Friargate, from Kendal Street junction to the junction with Great […]6 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Behind the scenes as Friargate Court development continues
Looming above the Preston skyline the 47-metre crane working on the Friargate Court development is the only symbol of major work going on in the city. A 244-bed student accommodation […]6 years ago Friargate Court searches for three new shops at its base
Three new shops or food outlets are being eyed up in a major Preston road as part of an £18m redevelopment. Friargate Court, a 244-bed student accommodation block, has three […]6 years ago Friargate Court coffee shop gets a swirl of approval
A new coffee shop as part of an £18 million student block of flats has been approved. The Friargate Court scheme had applied to convert an old electricity sub-station into a […]6 years ago Friargate Court: Coffee shop plan for former electricity sub station
What is currently an abandoned electricity sub-station could become a new coffee shop. Portergate Properties has applied for permission to convert the Great Shaw Street structure. Its part of the Friargate […]6 years ago Most Discussed