Local business Portergate Property Management has spoken out about the alleged impact of the Friargate roadworks. The firm says the pedestrianisation of the street has led to a drop off […]3 months ago Plans for 120 high-rise flats near Preston’s University Square
There are plans to develop 120 ‘high quality’ flats on land at the junction of Moor Lane and Walker Street, near UCLan‘s University Square. Portergate Developments (Preston) Limited, developed Friargate […]1 year ago Inside luxury student flats at Friargate Court
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 […]7 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 […]7 years ago Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]8 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 […]8 years ago 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 […]8 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 […]8 years ago Most Discussed