Preston’s Guild Lodge mental health inpatient unit has opened a new barbershop for its service users. The shop was due to open before the pandemic, but it had to pause […]3 months ago What will Preston be like in 1992?
What will Preston look like in 1992? A slideshow from the 1972 Preston Guild predicting what the town could be like in the future. The video, with narration, was posted […]8 years ago Looking back: Preston Guild Community Procession 2012
It may be hard to believe but the hugely successful Preston Guild was taking place at this time just last year. On 7 September 2012 the Community Procession made its […]8 years ago Looking back at Preston Guild 2012: The Trade Procession in photos
We are almost at the end of the Preston Guild year of 2012. It will be another long 20 years before we see anything like it again. The Guild in […]9 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Preston in the Picture: Bridge over the Ribble
There are a few bridges over the River Ribble in Preston but the bridge at Brockholes, close to the Tickled Trout Hotel must be the busiest. At one time many […]9 years ago Preston Guild 2012: The Marathon
A new event for Preston, the first ever marathon to be held in the city. Not only that, there was a half marathon and a kids mini-marathon. Altogether over 4000 […]9 years ago Preston Marathon and Half Marathon: Road Closures
People living in some parts of Preston have recently received a letter from Phil Walsh, the Race Director of the Guild Marathon. The letter tells residents living in the Penwortham, Ashton, Lea, […]9 years ago Preston Guild 2012 Animation
A Preston artist has brought Preston’s history to life in film from its origins as ‘Priest Town’ to the modern city it is today to celebrate the 2012 Guild. Local […]9 years ago Most Discussed