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Learn about Preston’s most famous suffragette in a Friend of Winckley Square tour

People enjoying the sun in Winckley Square Gardens Pic: Tony Worrall If you’d like to discover more about the life of Edith Rigby, Preston’s most famous suffragette, then you can join Judy, a Friend of Winckley Square Tour Guide for a […]

2 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square to host talk on pioneering Preston women from history

The Friends of Winckley Square have invited residents to a talk this March on the achievements of local women from history. At 7pm on 9 March, Friends of Winckley Square will discuss […]

3 months ago
Scandalous stories to be told at Preston Historical Society event

A sunny day in Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall On Monday, 7 March, Preston Historical Society is holding a talk which will tell ‘scandalous stories’ from the area. Steve Harrison will be hosting the highly illustrated talk which explores […]

4 months ago
Winckley Square Christmas tree blown over as Storm Arwen hits Preston

The Winckley Square Christmas tree Pic: Stephen Riley The Winckley Square Christmas tree was blown over during Friday night (26 November), impacting today’s planned festivities at the Georgian square. A spokesperson for the Friends of Winckley Square said: […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week November 13 to 19

Sunset over Preston on Saturday 30 November As excitement builds for Christmas in Preston, local businesses and organisations are announcing festive events, such as the Friends of Winckley Square’s upcoming concert. Also, this week came the fantastic […]

6 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square to hold Christmas concert

The Winckley Square Christmas tree Pic: Stephen Riley The Friends of Winckley Square are next month holding a Christmas concert featuring carols and refreshments. On Sunday 12 December, from 3pm to 5.30pm, the group will invite guests to […]

6 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square guided walk to discuss power and influence in Preston

Lockdown 3 in Fishergate on Thursday 21 January Pic: Tony Worrall Due to the popularity of the Friends of Winckley Square guided walks, they are hosting another walk on Wednesday, 6 October. The event will be held between 2.15-3.45pm. Attendees can […]

8 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square to hold walking events and photography workshops for Preston Arts Festival

Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall The Friends of Winckley Square have invited residents to join them for a series of walking events and photography workshops for the Preston Arts Festival. Running from 2 to 10 […]

8 months ago
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