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Historical origins of the Deepdale Enclosure in Preston

With the recent news of the Deepdale Enclosure to keep its special heritage status, we thought that it would be interesting to look into this small area and its fascinating […]

5 years ago
New book: The secret historical places of Preston, Lancashire revealed!

There is a history of Preston that is hidden from view, or simply not recognised today amidst the hurly burly of modern life. Keith Johnson’s latest and fascinating book on […]

6 years ago
A step back in time into Prestonā€™s Winckley Square (part 2)

From the above 1852 Tallis map extract you can see that Winckley SquareĀ has undergone somewhat of a property expansion, although the land surrounding the gardens is still not fully built […]

7 years ago
Dick, Kerr Ladies tribute and book re-launch

Stars of womenā€™s football will be out in force at Bamber Bridge FC on 25th April to pay tribute to the most successful football team ever, the pioneering Dick, Kerr […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Mystery photos from the Preston Digital Archive: Part 7

The Flickr basedĀ Preston Digital ArchiveĀ is a truly fantastic collection of vintage Preston related images and ephemera dating from the mid nineteenth century to the late twentieth century. There are currently […]

7 years ago
Mystery photos from the Preston Digital Archive: Part 6

The Flickr basedĀ Preston Digital ArchiveĀ is a truly fantastic collection of vintage Preston related images and ephemera dating from the mid nineteenth century to the late twentieth century. There are currently […]

7 years ago
Preston Station Free Buffet 1915 to 1919 commemoration event

  Yesterday, 25 March 2014, the waiting room on Preston Railway Station was put to good use in an event organised by Preston Remembers, re-creating the inception of the Sailors’ […]

7 years ago
Mystery photos from the Preston Digital Archive: Part 5

The Flickr basedĀ Preston Digital ArchiveĀ is a truly fantastic collection of vintage Preston related images and ephemera dating from the mid nineteenth century to the late twentieth century. There are currently […]

8 years ago
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