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Winckley Square lit up by new lampposts

Removal of old lamppost. Pic: Pat Harrison Contractors have replaced temporary lampposts in Winckley Square this week. Modern temporary lamps were placed there after old heritage lampposts were removed after failing safety checks in September 2019. This […]

5 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square to present an alternative Christmas concert for 2020

The Winckley Square Christmas tree Pic: Stephen Riley This year’s Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert is set to spread festive cheer virtually when it goes out on YouTube. Since being established in 2016, the Friends of Winckley […]

7 months ago
Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert returns for its best year yet

Winckley Square Christmas Concert Poster 2019 This year the Friends of Winckley Square Christmas Concert is set to be the best yet with fabulous  performers and a sound and light show. The event is held annually […]

2 years ago
Meet Jane, Henrietta, Louisa, Alice, Alice and Dorothy – the trailblazing women who had a special impact on Preston

An upcoming Preston Arts Festival event will explore the impact of six women on Preston.  Friend of Winckley Square Susan Douglass will deliver her talk – The Lot of a Woman in a Man’s World – […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Special Winckley Square events to feature in Preston Arts Festival

Winckley Square Pic: @chrisdarley A series of special walks and talks in and around Winckley Square is to feature in the upcoming Preston Arts Festival. The Friends of Winckley Square have expanded on their […]

2 years ago
Uncover Winckley Square’s hidden histories with these guided walks

A view of Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall Winckley Square guided walks are back for April and May. The free walks, led by the Friends of Winckley Square, uncover the hidden histories of Preston’s Georgian Square. There are […]

2 years ago
Heritage is waiting to be discovered on this latest Winckley Square tour

Winckley Square Pic: @chrisdarley Lighter nights – Shadow in Winckley Square. Pic: @chrisdarley Another chance to discover local heritage around Winckley Square has been confirmed. A range of history tours have been taking place […]

3 years ago
Winckley Square history tours confirmed for February

A chance to explore Winckley Square - pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore Winckley Square – pictured in the winter sunshine Pic: Tony Worrall A chance to explore the history of Winckley Square has been announced. The Friends of […]

3 years ago
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