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Funding for £1.2m Winckley Square Gardens restoration is approved

£1.2m project will provide a ‘sympathetic restoration’ of Winckley Square Gardens Project could start in 2016 News is a ‘big day in the history of Preston’ Project bid led by […]

7 years ago
Moor Park skate park: Construction begins as full designs released

How the new skate park may look Work has started on building a state-of-the-art skate park in Preston. Moor Park is to be home to the skate park which is costing £320,000 and being designed by one […]

7 years ago
Winckley Square: Nearly £1 million secured for heritage project around the Georgian Square

Nearly £1 million has been secured for the area around Preston’s Winckley Square. The Georgian Square is revered as one of the crown jewels of the city and the Heritage […]

7 years ago
Final Winckley funding bid Submitted

A final application to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has been filed to provide funding for the Winckley Square Conservation Project, which would involve a much needed facelift and bring […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Heritage funding bid fails for Preston’s covered market

Preston's covered Victorian markets A multi-million pound plan to restore Preston’s Victorian market canopies has failed. Preston City Council had put in to the Heritage Lottery Fund for £5 million to restoring the market. […]

8 years ago
Preston based property consultants report upturn in market

Winckley Square is undergoing maintenance and a facelift by the environmental regeneration charity Leading Preston-based Property Consultants Robert Pinkus & Co recently commented their last financial quarter was the busiest for several years. The market has shown a surge into 2014 with a […]

8 years ago
Film to commemorate the Preston Pals gets funding

A film is to be created detailing the story of the Preston Pals. Arts group Rowbot Street have received £48,200 from the Heritage Lottery Fund to tell the story of […]

8 years ago
Heritage at the heart of new plan for Preston city centre

the old post office The development of the city centre in Preston must work to protect and preserve its heritage – according to a new council strategy. Alongside the new city centre plan, Preston […]

8 years ago
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